Meet The Pros
Head Golf Professional - Brian Stewart, PGA
It is our pleasure to introduce Brian Stewart, PGA, as your new Head Golf Professional at the Bald Head Island Club. Brian's professional experience includes his most recent position as the Director of Golf Operations at Bright's Creek Golf Club in Mill Springs, NC. The Club is ranked 49th in the Best Residential Courses by Golfweek magazine. Brian gained experience at several high-end facilities in the Southeast, including Trump International Golf Club, Elk River Club, Grandfather Golf and Country Club and Old Chatham Golf Club, where he spent nine years as an Assistant Golf Professional. Stewart was also honored as the 2017 Carolinas PGA Mountain Chapter Player of the Year.
Jeff Phieffer spent his childhood living in the small town of Wading River on Eastern, Long Island. He is a graduate of Shoreham Wading River high school, where he excelled in both music and golf, twice being honored with all-county status in both. After a brief stint at the University of Southern Mississippi, Jeff turned Professional and took an Assistant Professional position at St. George’s Golf Club in East Setauket, NY. He served as First Assistant there for three years under the guidance of Head Golf Professional Rod Heller. In 1994, Jeff moved to Oswego, NY, where he was hired as the First Assistant at Beaver Meadows Golf Club. Through the ten years he served at the club, he was interim Head Golf Professional twice .Jeff was instrumental in pioneering the junior golf program, and taught private lessons to his members. After a term of ten years, Jeff moved his family to Florida to pursue a professional playing career. He participated in two Hooter’s tour winter series from 2004 to 2005, and also played in various other Florida mini-tour events. His recent playing accomplishments include participating in the 2011 PGA National Assistants Championship. Jeff is married and resides in Boiling Spring Lakes, NC with his wife Jean, and his two children, Hannah, 16, and Jack, 13.
Assistant Golf Professional - Dan Greco, PGA
Daniel Greco comes to the Bald Head Island Club as a native of Jamestown, NY and has been a Class A member of the PGA of America since 2007. After being introduced to golf at a very early age, Dan played a competitive schedule as a junior golfer including 6 years on the high school varsity after making the team in the 7th grade. He continued his passion for the game of golf into the PGA's Professional Golf Management program at Campbell University in Buies Creek, NC. After completing the PGA's program, Dan has been working as an Assistant Golf Professional for the last 7 years, most recently at Irondequoit Country Club in Rochester, NY where he developed an affinity for teaching all types of players- from men to women, as well as both seniors and juniors. He resides in Wilmington with his wife, Heather, and their son, Corey.