Dean Kinney commenced with Golf NSW as the new National Coach in NSW. He will be responsible for the Golf NSW High Performance Program. General Manager – Golf, Graeme Phillipson said, “I am really looking forward to working with Dean as I believe he will help us take the High Performance Program to new levels.” Dean Kinney comes to us with a varied background of skills. He has a science degree in anatomy and physiology and is a qualified fitness and personal trainer. He is a AAA PGA of Australia professional and former member of the PGA Tour of Australasia. As a full time professional, his career highlight was being awarded the 2007 NSW/ACT Player of the Year. Dean has been coaching for 15 years. He completed his traineeship at Monash Country Club in Sydney in the mid-1990s. He became the Head Professional at Riverside Oaks. For the past five years he has been the Pennant Hills Golf Club Head Professional.