Falls Road Golf Course
PGA Golf Professional
Mike Kenny was born in Texas and raised in Waterford, Michigan just outside of Detroit. Since starting with MCG Golf in 2003, Mike has held numerous positions. He is currently the Head Professional at Falls Road and the Director of Instruction for the MCG Golf Academy. Hobbies outside of the golfing world include bass fishing and local bass fishing tournaments, and going to both Nats and Caps games as much as possible. Also, following his home teams like the Cowboys, Lions, Red Wing and of course University of Michigan. Go Blue!!! He learned to play at the age of 10 when he started caddying at a private club, Pine Lakes Country Club in Michigan. Mike has been a member of the PGA of America since 1996, is a US Kids Golf Certified Instructor, and a Titleist Certified Fitter. Mike was awarded the 2015 Mid Atlantic PGA Player Development Professional of the Year.
Mike has taught more private lesson since 2003 than any other MCG Instructor. Mike teaches many clinics and junior camps. These classes include Get Golf Ready, Keep Golf Going, and Take Golf Furthers the 3 step to learning golf process put in place by MCG in 2011. He also teaches the LPGA-USGA Girls Golf Program and the Advanced Youth Development Program. He uses JC Video and Flightscope with his students to give students all the information needed for lessons or equipment needs. Mike also teaches in the MCG Tour Studio located at Needwood. Mike currently works with golfers of all levels and creates time in his schedule to provide lessons to anyone interested in improving their game. To this day Mike believes that the instructional aspect of his profession is an important way to continue growing the game of golf and staying true to the reason he became a PGA Professional.
Mike is passionate about passing on the information he has acquired to his students. He sets a detailed plan for success. Mike understands that score is not the only aspect of golf that people use to calculate enjoyment, and works individually with each of his students to achieve their own personal goals. Mike aims to help you accomplish whatever golfing goals you desire. Mike especially enjoys developing a short game strategy with all of his students, a way for them to understand the shot type, technique and execution for each shot around the green, eliminating wasted shots.
The next time you are at Falls Road or the MCG Tour Studio, please stop by and introduce yourself to Mike.