Nick Iacono PGA
Director of Instruction at Chester Valley C.C
Born and raised in Hockessin, DE, Nick was introduced to the game by his father Leonard Iacono. After receiving a degree in Economics from Elizabethtown College in May of 2011, Nick was elected to Class A Membership on September 8th, 2014. While attending Elizabethtown College, Nick was a 2-Time 1st Team All-MAC Commonwealth Player and part of the 2008, 2009, and 2011 MAC Conference winning golf team. Since college, Nick has been competing in national/regional professional tournaments. Nick’s professional highlight came from his Philadelphia PGA major victory at the Hyndman III Memorial Classic in 2013.
Nick began his instructional career at Odessa National Golf Course in Middletown, DE. Since then, Nick has worked at facilities such as The Polo Club of Boca Raton (Boca Raton, FL), Elmwood Country Club (White Plains, NY), and Ardsley Country Club (Irvington, NY). Nick now resides in Malvern, PA where he is the Director of Instruction at Chester Valley Golf Club. Over the course of his coaching career, Nick has earned a wide variety of certifications to help give him a better understanding of the golf swing. Some of Nick's certifications include TPI: Golf Mechanics Level 2, SAM PuttLab Level 2, K-Motion Level 2, US Kids Certified Coach, and is a TrackMan Certified Professional. To help further his knowledge of the golf swing, Nick has been mentored by Top 100 Golf Instructor John Dunigan for over a decade.
Nick's mission is to provide elite developmental coaching programs for his students. His coaching has yielded success for golfers at both the amateur and professional levels. In 2021, Nick was nominated to the Golf Digest Best in State Teachers list for PA, along with the Golf Digest Best Young Teachers in America list. With the ability to coach his students both in person and virtually year round, he is able to share his enjoyment and passion for the game to golfers of all ages and skill levels.