Meet Head Golf Professional Brian Alley, PGA

A key member of our golf staff since The Highland Course opened in 2006, Brian is Primland’s Head Golf Professional. Previously, he has worked as a golf professional at the prestigious Everglades Club in Palm Beach, Florida and Yeamans Hall Club in Charleston, South Carolina. Brian graduated with honors from Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina, attaining his B.S. degree in Business Administration with a Concentration in Professional Golf Management. In 2007, Brian was elected to the Professional Golfers’ Association.

Born and raised in North Carolina, Brian has been a golfer since the age of 14. He enjoys sharing his passion for the sport with Primland guests who are looking to improve their game.

Meet Head Teaching Golf Professional Craig Gunn, PGA

Craig is a Virginia native who earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Elon University. He was a four-year member of the Elon Golf Team, receiving the Most Valuable Player Award for two consecutive years. Craig then pursued a playing career turning professional and competing for several years on various mini-tours, including the Nike Tour. He is a past Virginia State Open Champion and has more than 20 years of experience studying golf swings and player development. Craig was elected to PGA membership in 1998 and carries a passion for the game as a player and an instructor. He has dedicated his career to improving the game of golf for players of all skill levels by helping them find an effective personalized swing.

Craig currently lives in Danville, VA with his wife, Ivey, their son, Will, and two daughters, Sadie & Malorie.