Meet Our Staff

Mike Abate, is the Founder and Director of Instruction for the Youth Golf Foundation of North Carolina. Mike is also the Director of Instruction at the Impact Performance Golf Learning Center at Charles T. Myers Golf Club in Charlotte, NC. Born in Pennsylvania, Mike is a graduate of Queens University in Charlotte and played college golf for Queens while majoring in Business Administration. Mike turned professional in 2000 and has always emphasized his continuing education with teaching the game of golf. Mike has worked for multiple Charlotte area golf courses and served as the Director of Instruction for the Nike Golf Learning Centers and The First Tee Programs. Mikes best round of golf was a bogey free round of 65 (-7). His family resides in Concord with his wife Allison, daughter Caroline, and son Nicholas.

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