Mark O’Brien – Director of Operations
Mark is a Class “A” member of the PGA with a vast experience in public golf course management. He is a native of Cape Cod and worked at Captains from 1989-1996 as Assistant Pro/Manager before accepting the Operations Manager’s position in North Kingstown, RI. Mark came back on board at Captains in September 1999. In 2010, Mark was awarded the Gary Philbrick Golf Professional of the Year by the Cape Cod Chapter of the New England PGA recognizing his contributions to golf in this region.
Colin Walsh – Golf Course Superintendent
Colin joined the Captains in September 2020. He was previously the Superintendent at Blue Rock Golf Course in Yarmouth for seven years. His experience also includes positions as Assistant Superintendent at Pine Hills Golf Course, Olde Sandwich Golf Club and the Country Club of New Seabury. Colin is a member of the Golf Course Superintendent’s Association of America.
Jay Packett – Head Golf Professional/Pro Shop Manager
Jay is a Class “A” member of the PGA and is also a native of Cape Cod. After his graduation in 2000 from the Golf Management Program at Methodist College, Jay joined the Captains team. Jay was recognized in 2008 as the Junior Golf Leader of the Year by the Cape Cod Chapter of the New England PGA and he has a loyal following of golf students of all ages.
Steve Knowles – Head Golf Professional
Steve is also a Class “A” member of the PGA and a native Cape Codder as well. He has been employed at the Captains since 1998 and he has been in the golf business since 1985. He is an accomplished golf instructor, teaching students of all abilities and ages. In addition, Steve is a leader in golf instruction for individuals with physical limitations working in cooperation with the Spaulding Rehab.