Professional Golf Staff

The professional golf staff at Cabarrus Country Club are here to support members.

PGA Head Golf Professional
Ken Guilford
Ken Guilford, PGA Head Golf Professional - Ken was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from The University of Charleston in 1995 with a degree in Business Administration. Ken has 15 years of experience as a Head Golf Professional at private facilities and playing resume includes playing in the National Club Pro Championship, Nationwide Tour events as well as a member of the Tar Heel Cup Matches. Ken has won 18 tournaments as a professional over the years with his low competitive score being 62. Ken's passion is making every member and guest experience special when at Cabarrus Country Club. Ken’s teaching experience includes working with PGA Tour/European Tour/ Tour/South American Tour/Challenge Tour and Canadian Tour professionals. Over the years Ken has helped many Junior’s develop into College golfers. Ken is married to wife Tracy, they have two sons Justin and Wesley.
PGA Director of Instruction and Junior Golf Leader
Deac Dawson
Deac teaches camps, clinics, individual lessons, golf stretching programs and does custom club fitting. Deac has three tournament wins under his belt and loves to share his golf knowledge as a Golf Fitness Advisor. After graduating from South Mecklenburg HS in Pineville, NC, Deac attended Gardner Webb College where he was on their golf team. He continued his education and obtained a BA in Business Administration from UNC Charlotte. Deac is a PGA Teaching Professional with 25 years' experience. His resume includes Head Men's Golf Coach at UNC Charlotte, Head Golf Professional at Carolina Golf Club, Associate Head Coach Boy's Golf at Porter Ridge HS and Head Basketball Coach for the AAU Warriors.
PGA Assistant Golf Professional
Andrew Horne
Andrew grew up in Gastonia, NC and graduated from Forestview High School in 2013. He went on to graduate from Campbell University with a degree in Business Administration and PGA Golf Management. While attending Campbell, Andrew worked at TPC San Antonio, The Olde Farm Golf Club and Gaston Country Club. After graduating, he accepted the First Assistant Golf Professional position at TPC Piper Glen, where he gave lessons and ran tournaments. Andrew has worked with some of the best PGA Professionals in the country, who taught him the importance of providing the highest level of customer service - that is what he'll provide at CCC, and he's excited about the opportunity. Away from the Club, Andrew enjoys spending time with his family, competing in Carolinas Section PGA events and following sports, especially the SC Gamecocks.
PGA Instructor and Fitting Specialist
Aleck Harmon
A Concord native and 2013 graduate of Western Carolina University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History, Aleck has had a lifelong passion for the game of golf. Starting at a young age, Aleck worked to refine his game with a goal of becoming a PGA Professional. Aleck began his career by playing in junior golf tournaments and then on the golf team at Central Cabarrus H.S. Aleck has worked at Rocky River Golf Club as well as Raintree Country Club in his young career. As a golf professional Aleck hopes to pass on his love for the game in hopes that others will grow in golf and come to enjoy the game as much as he does. Available for private lessons, you can reach Aleck by calling the golf shop, or by email at:
PGA Assistant Golf Professional
Cory Lewis
Born and raised in Winchester, VA, Cory has been in the golf business for over 20 years. He graduated from Campbell University with Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Business Administration and Golf Management. Cory has worked as the tournament director for a PGA section in New York as well as Head Golf Professional at DuPont Country Club in Delaware. For the past 9 years, he worked in the Pinehurst area as the Head Golf Professional at Little River Golf & Resort. He enjoys traveling the country to play golf, and has played in the 48 contiguous states. He is fast approaching 2000 golf courses played. Cory lives in Concord with his wife and 2 cats.