Daryl Batey, PGA
Regional League Manager (PGA of America)
Daryl Batey, PGA Certified Professional / Player Development – Atlanta: A 21-year PGA member, Batey served on the Board of Directors for the Georgia PGA Section and was Chairman of the Education Committee. He sits on the Board of Directors for the East Lake Family YMCA, Women In Golf Foundation, Inc. and Meadowbrook CC in Raleigh, NC. He was also very active in teaching the game of golf to all students in and around the Atlanta area.
Batey spent twelve years as PGA head professional at Charlie Yates Golf Course at East Lake in Atlanta, Ga., home course for The First Tee of East Lake. To round out his busy schedule, Batey was the head golf coach at Spelman College and oversaw the golf education programs at Emory University and Agnes Scott College – all three in the Atlanta area.
Daryl Batey served five years as a Player Development Regional Manager (PDRM) for PGA of America before taking his current role as Regional League Manager (RLM) for the Carolinas and Georgia Sections for PGA Jr. League. Daryl was born and raised in Raleigh, NC where he attended public schools and graduated from Needham B. Broughton High School. He attended South Carolina State University on a golf scholarship where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a minor in Business. He competed in golf all four years while at SCSU.