Christopher James Prosser


Chris Prosser was born in Downers Grove, Illinois. Chris graduated from Campbell University located in Buies Creek, North Carolina with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Professional Golf Management. Chris obtained his PGA “Class A” membership in 2005. Chris started his career in golf working with Rob Hary, Head PGA Professional at Minnesota Valley Country Club. Rob Hary’s golf shop was ranked a Top 100 Golf Shop at a private golf facility.

Following graduation from Campbell University Chris enrolled at Benedictine University located in Lisle, Illinois where he earned a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship in 2007. Chris has his certification in club, putter, wedge, shaft and ball fitting from Ralph Maltby. In 2009, Chris earned his professional certification as a Certified Hospitality Educator through the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute. Chris will assume responsibilities to include coordination of internships, instruct PGA Golf Management curriculum, recruiting, retention, PGMSA advisement, academic student advisement, and tournament operations.

Chris started the PhD program in Organizational Leadership at UMES in the summer of 2009 and anticipates graduating in spring of 2016.