was the Golf Director at Rutgers University from 1999 - 2003.
The focus was to provide basic and advanced instruction to
the student body, faculty and alumni. Working with the junior
golfers is a passion of Richard's. He was the Assistant Director
of the Somerset County Junior Golf Program from 2000 - 2003.
His zest and zeal for the game came from
playing numerous junior golf tournaments in all of Northern
California, which led to a full golf scholarship to Grambling
State University in Louisiana, obtaining degrees in Information
Systems and Accounting. After graduation, Richard contemplated
trying the professional tours, but decided the club route
was more rewarding.
His swing philosophy, to encapsulate, is
that the large muscle groups of the body should dominate
the swing. The main contributing factor to his teaching philosophy
is that his students have an enjoyable experience that will
influence them to continue to play this wonderful and lifelong
Richard’s family includes his wife Monica and
son, Richard A. Brown IV.