Mike Heisterkamp - Head Golf Professional
Born: Cleveland, Ohio
Mike came to Chagrin Valley Country Club in 1991 as an Assistant Golf Professional working under long time Golf Professional and Pro Emeritus, Jim Chapman. Upon Mr. Chapman's retirement in 1994, Mike was named Head Golf Professional.
Mike's playing accomplishments include winning more than 20 NOPGA events, representing the NOPGA on five Ohio Cup Teams, qualifying for six Club Professional National Championships, and being the Chagrin Valley Country Club course record holder with a 61.
His professional accomplishments include serving on the NOPGA Board of Directors (2001-present), serving as the NOPGA Tournament Director (2001-2007), NOPGA Secretary (2008-2009), NOPGA Vice President(2010-2011) and NOPGA President (2012-2013). Mike currently serves as the NOPGA Honorary President through 2015.
Mike's awards include being named the NOPGA Merchandiser of the Year (2001,2006), the 2010 NOPGA Bill Strausbaugh mentoring award, the 2011 NOPGA President's Plaque Award and in 2009 and 2013 he received the section's highest honor of being named the NOPGA Golf Professional of the Year.
Besides serving the Membership at Chagrin Valley Country Club, Mike's primary objective is to mentor young Assistant Professionals to allow them to further their own careers in the Golf Industry. Mike currently has six former Assistant Professionals serving as Head Professionals around the country.
Mike is married to his wife of 23 years, Patricia. They enjoy their children John (19), Nicholas (16), and Cara (11). Besides spending time with his family, Mike's interests include: Cooking, golf history, and all Cleveland sports teams. Go Browns!!!