The golf staff at Avon Oaks will work to ensure that you have a good experience every time you play the course or visit the golf range. Led by our head pro Matt Stroud, he and the staff are committed to delivering a quality golf experience. All are available for lessons by appointment.
Matt Stroud - Head Golf Professional
Originally from Norwalk, Ohio, and a graduate from The Ohio State University, Matt started his career in 2012 working for Scioto Country Club in Columbus and Firestone Country Club in Akron. Matt joined the staff at Avon Oaks in August of 2017, where he served as First Assistant in 2019. Matt is in his second year as Head Golf Professional and is a full PGA member. Matt enjoys teaching juniors on Thursday mornings at the Club and coaching Avon Oaks PGA Jr League teams, where he served as the 2019 Captain. Matt lives in North Olmsted with his wife Ariel.
Dylan has been playing the game of golf since he could walk. He grew up playing golf with his dad learning the ropes of the game until he started playing in junior events as a teen. He started school in Elyria then moved to Sheffield where he graduated from Brookside High School.
Dylan started working at Avon Oaks in the bag room; working his way up to an intern and now an assistant pro. He is finishing up his Golf Management degree from Keiser University and is set to graduate in the coming months. He will then set his sights on the PGM program. He is excited and ready to serve the members in any way possible to help ensure a great experience.