Matthew “Matt” Hill was born and raised in a rural part of North Alabama. At the age of sixteen, he moved to Bradenton, FL to attend IMG Academy and complete his final two years of schooling while focusing on his passion for golf. During Matt’s senior year of high school, he turned professional and began to travel across the United States to compete in many professional golf events and tours. Competing professionally was a considerable accomplishment but ultimately Matt realized club operations was where he wanted to focus his passion.
Matt is a highly skilled manager with a keen ability to exceed industry standards in operations, member hospitality, food & beverage and public relations. His core strengths include developing and implementing high service and organization standards for all areas of club operations. Specifically, Matt is a wonderful communicator with a true love for staff training, membership development, member event programming and creating a first-class home away from home for our members.
Matt is married to his wife, Natasha and together they have two Labrador Retrievers named Bo and Dixie. Matt is a Class A member of the PGA of America. He is also pursuing his membership in the Club Managers Association of America. Most recently, he has served as General Manager at The Club at River Wilderness in Parrish, Florida. He also served as Director of Golf, Head Golf Professional and Director of Instruction for Waterlefe Golf and River Club in Bradenton, Florida.