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Administration & Faculty

If you have questions or need more information about the Professional Golf Management Program at Queens University of Charlotte, please contact us.

For specific questions about Professional Golf Management:

  • Email Sam Puryear, Program Director, or call 704 337-2428.

For specific questions about Queens University of Charlotte or the Admissions Process:

  • Email Woody O'Cain , Associate Vice President & Dean of Admissions, or call 704 337-2362. 

You can also call toll-free 1 800 849-0202 and ask to be transferred to either Sam Puryear or Woody O'Cain.


Sam Puryear

Sam Puryear
Director of Golf

B.S. Mass Communication Journalism, Philosophy Minor, Tennessee State University

Phone: 517-243-0696

Andrew Serketich

Andrew Serketich
PGM Instructor & Associate Head Golf Coach

MBA, (Candidate), McColl School of Business at Queens University of Charlotte
B.A., Business Marketing, Queens University of Charlotte
Certification in Professional Golf Management at  Queens University of Charlotte
Phone: 704 337-2346

Nancy Capps

Nancy Capps
Associate Head Women's Golf Coach

Phone: 704-337-2346

Timothy Burson

Timothy Burson, Ph.D.
PGM Academic Advisor & Associate Professor of Economics

Ph.D., Economics, University of South Carolina
MBA, UNC Charlotte
B.A., Communication/Journalism, Shippensburg University (PA)

Phone: 704-337-2402

Steven Cox

Steven Cox, Ph.D.
McColl School Director of Undergraduate Studies, Associate Professor of Marketing & PGM Academic Advisor

Ph.D., University of Nebraska
MBA, Northern Illinois University
B.S., Northwestern University

Phone: 704-688-2702

Eerik Kauppinen, II

Eerik Kauppinen, II
PGM Instructor

Class A PGA Professional, 2004 - Golf Instructor at The Golf Academy at Carmel Country Club
A.A., Liberal Arts, Palm Beach State College

Phone:  803-238-2956

Jason Rockhold

Jason Rockhold
PGM Instructor

Class A PGA Professional, 2006 - Radcliffe Golf Services
B.S. Business Marketing, Minor Advertising, Florida Gulf Coast University
MBA Business Management, Florida Gulf Coast University

Phone: 704-900-9459

James Thompson
Head Pro at Firethorne Country Club

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