Joel Saunders - Head Professional & PGA AAT Class Professional
Joel has been attached to Verulam as a PGA Professional since 2001 having been a Junior Member of the Club.
Following qualification to the PGA in 2004, he has developed a busy teaching schedule combined with playing in PGA Tournaments within the East Region PGA and in various National Events.
Recently Joel has been awarded Foremost Elite Marketing Professional of the year 2015.
Laurence Allen - Academy Managing Director & PGA AA Class Professional
Laurence has recently joined the team having been based at Brookmans Park Golf Club for 6 years. Coming to Verulam Golf Club as PGA Academy Managing Director his key roles are, driving the Academy & Tuition forward being proactive and innovative in creating and delivering golf development initiatives.
Having completed his PGA Degree in 2012 he has been applying his trade as the Teaching Professional and Junior Co–Coordinator whilst also finding time to play events on the PGA East Region.
Playing golf from the age of 4 through to a top amateur career accompanying the likes of Rory McIlroy has driven his passion for teaching the game of golf.
“I bring expertise and skills to deliver top class coaching, strategies to enhance grass roots golf and building an environment that every golfer will want to be a part of”.
Carl Morfoot - PGA Assistant Professional
Carl has recently joined our professional team at Verulam Golf Club having spent time coaching at Oak Leaf Golf Complex and Quinta Do Lago. Carl is passionate about practicing and playing, having competed at national level as an amateur.
Carl graduated from the Applied Golf Management Studies degree at the University of Birmingham in 2016. He brings a wealth of knowledge to the team, allowing him to provide an outstanding coaching service to both members and visitors.