Head Golf Professional
Our golf professional, Anthony Barrett is from Effingham, Illinois and did not start playing golf until he was in eighth grade. He was able to improve enough to play on the high school golf team all four years and lettering twice at Effingham High School. Anthony earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Eastern Kentucky University where he was an active student in the Professional Golf Management program.
In his professional career before coming to Charleston Country Club, he worked at Effingham Country Club under PGA Professional Tim Krouse for five years. He also interned at St. Louis Country Club, Wintergreen Resort, and French Lick Resort during his college career. After leaving French Lick, he was the Assistant Professional at Champaign Country Club from 2018-March 2020. During the pandemic, he worked at the University of Illinois Community Credit Union and is excited to be back in the golf industry to continue the success at Charleston Country Club.