Director Of Golf, Ben Tilley originates from Burton-on-Trent, England, and moved to the United States in August 2002 to take a golf and soccer scholarship at Martin Methodist College in Tennessee. After graduating, he continued to coach soccer and play more golf.
In 2008, Ben began working at GlenRiddle Golf Club in Ocean City, Maryland, where he became 1st Assistant Golf Professional and joined the PGA of America. In 2014, he moved to South Florida to take the Assistant Golf Professional position at Island Country Club on Marco Island. He soon became the Head Golf Professional, and after 7 years at ICC, he left to start his new position as Director of Golf here at Collier’s Reserve Country Club.
Ben is staff member for Callaway Golf and recently joined the team at Lyle & Scott as a global brand ambassador. Ben has now lived in Naples since 2014 with his family, Wife Olya and his 2 children Ivan and Stella.