Ken has been Club Secretary since 2011. An accountant by profession, he is responsible for the overall smooth running of the Club ensuring that Members and visitors alike enjoy their time at the Club.
After previous similar roles at The Island Golf Club, Ireland, Golf de St-Nom-la-Bretèche, France and Royal Ostend Golf Club, Belgium Dave joined as Head Greenkeeper in April 2021. He manages a team of 9 greenkeepers tasked with presenting the links in a top class condition. Dave is a strong advocate of encouraging staff development and is proud that half of the greenkeeping team have been accepted as R&A scholars.
Steward & Head Chef
David has been associated with the Club since 1968 when his father was appointed Steward and his mother cook. He has been interested in food and cooking ever since he was encouraged to help his mother in the kitchen. On leaving school David trained as a chef and when his mother sadly passed away he assumed the role of Head Chef in 1982. When his father subsequently retired David also became Club Steward.
David enjoys experimenting and improving the Prestwick cuisine. He particularly enjoys offering the seafood, shellfish and spicy dishes that have become the hallmark of his cuisine today. David manages a team of 6 in the kitchen – each with individual culinary skills to complement those of David.
Graham is responsible for the front of house at the Club. Although a qualified chef Graham also has qualifications in wine and spirits and is the ideal person to advise you on a suitable wine to complement your meal. He has been with the Club since September 2018.
Golf Reservations Manager
Cally is probably most visitors first point of contact at the Club. She is your go-to girl. Cally has been at the Club since April 2022 and has a background in marketing and social media.
David is only the 8th professional in the Club’s history. An Ayrshire lad, David trained at Turnberry before becoming Head Professional there. After a move to Carton House in Ireland, David returned to Scotland as Prestwick’s Head Professional in 2004.
David has a well stocked shop and he and his team of three assistant professionals will be happy to advise.