Any Business is Only as Good as its Staff

Our staff is comprised of avid golfers whose goal is to make our customers better golfers and help them enjoy the game more. As a group there are certain things we value:

  • We do what we say we’ll do.
  • We treat each other and our customers with fairness, honesty, and respect.
  • We take pride in doing things right and being successful.
  • Working as a team is important to all of us.
  • Although we come from very different backgrounds, we all have one thing in common: we all love golf.
Chris Mile

Chris Mile

President

Chris had run several small businesses in New York City and Michigan before starting Miles of Golf. For Chris, nothing has been as much fun as seeing Miles of Golf grow and become an important part of the Ann Arbor golf community.

Chris was a Michigan high school golf champion, captain of the University of Miami (FL) golf team, two-time runner-up in the Michigan Amateur, and coach of a state champion Greenhills High School Golf Team. He is a graduate of the University of Miami and Columbia Business School.

What’s in Chris’s bag?

  • Callaway Big Bertha Driver w/UST AxivCore Red Shaft
  • Callaway Xr Fairway
  • Titleist 910H Hybrids
  • Callaway Apex CF Irons
  • Callaway Wedges
  • Bettinardi “Hawk” Putter
  • Titleist Pro V1 Ball

Email Chris.

Doug Davis

Doug Davis

Vice President, Golf Range Operations

Doug runs the practice facility which has been ranked one of the top 100 ranges in the country every years since 1996. He makes sure everything about your practice experience at Miles of Golf is the best, including heating your range balls in the winter for optimum feel.

Doug grew up in Ypsilanti and was All State and medalist in the Michigan high school championship while at Ypsilanti High. Doug was the captain of the University of Michigan Golf Team. Doug has also won the Golf Association of Michigan Stroke Play Tournament (Michigan’s premier amateur stroke play tournament) and the GAM Mid Amateur. In 1996 he was awarded the Boyne Cup which is given annually to the top amateur golfer in the state.

What’s in Doug’s bag?

  • Titleist 917 D2 w/Diamana S+
  • Titleist 917 F2 Fairways
  • Mizuno Hybrids
  • Mizuno JPX 900 Tour Forged Irons
  • Mizuno T7 Wedges
  • Odyssey White Hot 2-Ball Putter
  • Titleist Pro V1 Ball

Email Doug

Brent Norton

Brent Norton

Vice President, Golf Shop Operations

At Miles of Golf, Brent manages all aspects of our custom fitting operation. He runs The Cluboratory, where his extensive knowledge of golf club technology and club fitting has been instrumental in developing our state of the art launch monitor fitting program.  Brent is widely consulted by the major club manufactures for his opinion on their new clubs and their club fitting systems.  He also runs our award winning golf shop.  “Norty” is a diehard Buckeye fan living in Ann Arbor.

What’s in Brent’s bag?

  • Titleist 917 D2 Driver w/Speeder Pro 64 Shaft
  • Titleist 917F2 Fairway
  • Titleist 716 TMB Irons w/UST Recoil 95 Shafts
  • Titleist Vokey SM6 Wedges
  • Scotty Cameron Belly Putter w/SuperStroke Grip
  • Titleist Pro V1x Ball

Email Brent

Joe Kellersohn

Joe Kellersohn

Marketing Manager

Joe’s in charge of marketing and manages our website. He also handles our advertising and assists with our special events including Milesapalooza, the Club Swap & Garage Sale, Test & Fit and the Golf Fair.

He is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science degree.

What’s in Joe’s bag?

  • Titleist 915 D2 Driver w/ Aldila Rogue Black 70 Shaft
  • Titleist 910F Fairway
  • Ping G Crossover Hybrid
  • Callaway Apex CF16 Irons
  • Titleist Vokey Wedges
  • Scotty Cameron Squareback Putter
  • Titleist Pro V1x Ball

Email Joe

Brandon Anderson

Purchasing Manager

Brandon handles all of our buying.  He meets with all of our vendors to determine what products you see in our award winning golf shop. Brandon has worked at several great courses in Cincinnati such as Shaker Run, Deere Run and most recently the TPC at River’s Bend. He is a former PGA Professional, played college golf at Miami (OH) and has dual degrees from EMU. He has served as a Tech Rep for Cobra Golf and has extensive knowledge of club fitting including launch monitor fittings.

What’s in Brandon’s bag?

  • Callaway EPIC Driver w/Oban Tour Ltd 60
  • Callaway EPIC Fairways
  • Callaway Apex Hybrid
  • Callaway Apex CF16 Irons
  • Callaway Mack Daddy Forged Wedges
  • Toulon by Odyssey Austin Putter
  • Callaway Chrome Soft Ball

Email Brandon

Kaitlin Fritts

Kaitlin Fritts

Golf Shop Manager

Kaitlin joined our team in 2008. She graduated in 2011 from Eastern Michigan University with a major in Marketing and minor in Communication. She has worked at Miles throughout her entire college career. Kaitlin is the first female manager ever at Miles. She also assists Joe (Marketing Manager) with marketing and social media for the shop.

What’s in Kaitlin’s bag?

  • Cobra F6 Driver
  • Cobra F6 Fairways
  • Cobra F6 Hybrids
  • Cobra F6 Irons
  • Scotty Cameron Newport 2.5 Putter
  • Titleist NXT Tour S Golf Ball

Email Kaitlin

Ken Johns

Golf Shop Manager

Ken joined our staff in the spring of 2008.  His extensive retail backgound and club fitting knowledge has been a bonus for Miles of Golf.  Ken has developed a special expertise in putter fitting and is SAM Puttlab Certified.  Ken played college golf at Eastern Michigan University, where he graduated with a marketing degree.

What’s in Ken’s bag?

  • Cobra LTD Driver w/Graphite Design GP6 Shaft
  • TaylorMade M2 Fairways
  • Srixon Z565/765 Forged Irons
  • Cobra King Wedges
  • Bettinardi BB28 Raw Putter
  • Srixon Z Star Ball

Email Ken

Shawn Zawodni

Shawn Zawodni

Club Fitter

Shawn came to Miles of Golf in 2007.  He is a graduate of the Ferris State University Professional Golf Management Program and a former tech rep for TaylorMade Golf. His extensive knowledge of club fitting including launch monitor technology has made Shawn one of our most sought after club fitters.

What’s in Shawn’s bag?

  • TaylorMade M1 Driver w/Aldila Rogue Silver 110 Shaft
  • TaylorMade M1 Fairways
  • TaylorMade P750/P770 Forged Irons
  • TaylorMade Milled Grind Wedges
  • SeeMore MFGP Mallet Putter
  • TaylorMade TP 5x Ball

Email Shawn

Bryan Carpenter

Bryan Carpenter

Club Fitter – Level 1 TrackMan Certified

Bryan joined the Miles staff in March of 2008. He graduated from the Univ. of Detroit Mercy with a Masters Degree in Architectural Design in May of 2008. He is an active tournament participant, qualifying for two Michigan Amateur Championships (2012 & 2013) and the Michigan Open in 2013 and placing 2nd in the 2014 GAM Senior/Mid Am Championship. Bryan also worked as a Tech Rep for Cobra Golf for three years.

What’s in Bryan’s bag?

  • Cobra KING F7+ Driver w/Oban Kiyoshi HB Shaft
  • Cobra KING F7 Fairways
  • Cobra BIO Cell Hybrid
  • Cobra KING Utility Iron
  • Cobra KING Forged TEC Irons
  • Cobra KING Wedges
  • Bettinardi Studio Stock #9 Putter w/SuperStroke 2.0 Grip
  • Bridgestone Tour B XS Ball

Email Bryan

Alan Dante

Alan Dante

Repair Manager

Alan joined the Miles of Golf staff in 2008 and previously worked for Ping Golf as a Technical Fitting Expert.  He had been with Ping for 18 years and in the golf business for 23. As our repair manager, he handles everything from re-gripping to re-shafting and everything in between.

What’s in Alan’s bag?

  • Callaway GBB Driver w/Matrix Ozik HD-6 Shaft
  • Callaway X-Hot 2 Pro 5-Wood
  • Srixon Z U65 4 Iron
  • Callaway Apex Forged 5-GW
  • Callaway Mac Daddy Phil Mickelson Wedges
  • Ping Vintage Anser 5 Copper Putter
  • Titleist Pro V1x Ball

Email Alan

Nate Lammers

Nate Lammers

Club Fitter – Level II TrackMan Certified

Nate came to Miles of Golf in the spring of 2011. He has been working in the golf industry for 5 years and has been fitting clubs for 4 of the 5 years. Nates extensive golf knowledge comes from 17 years of competitive golf at the junior, high school, and college levels. Was All-state in high school and played college golf at Saddleback Community college, and at The University of Toledo. Received a bachelors in Marketing and professional sales at The University of Toledo. Before Miles of golf Nate worked at Golf Galaxy and was a Emergency room registration specialist at Flower hospital in Sylvania, OH.

What’s in Nate’s bag?

  • Titleist 917D3 Driver w/Kuro Kage Silver XT Shaft
  • Titleist 917F3 Fairway w/Fujikura Speeder Tour Spec 9.2x
  • Titleist 712u 2iron, 716 CB 4-5 & 716 MB 6-PW w/DG AMT X100
  • Titleist Vokey SM6 52F, 56M, 60K Wedges
  • Scotty Cameron Select Newport 2
  • Titleist Pro V1x Golf Ball

Email Nate

Dominic Choma

Club Fitter 

Dom joined the Miles of Golf staff in the Spring of 2015. He was named All State twice in high school (’09,’10), played one year of college golf at Saginaw Valley State and one year at Trine University. He is a graduate of Trine University’s Golf Management program (May 2014). Still an active tournament participant in GAM and other local events.

What’s in Dom’s bag?

  • Ping G LS Tec Driver w/ ALdila Rogue Silver 60 TX
  • Ping G Crossover 4 Iron
  • Ping i200 iBlade combo set
  • Ping Glide 2.0 Wedges
  • Scotty Cameron Select Newport 2 Putter
  • Titleist Pro V1x Golf Ball

Email Dom