Cathy MacPherson, LPGA
Cathy MacPherson Golf at Ferncroft Country Club, Middleton, MA
Cathy is the owner of Cathy MacPherson Golf, located at Ferncroft Country Club in Middleton, Mass., a 30-minute ride north of Boston. A Class “A” LPGA teaching professional, Cathy has been teaching golf for almost 20 years. She joined Ferncroft in July 2006 as a full-time golf instructor and, from 2002 through 2008, was a fixture on Golf for Women magazine’s Top 50 Teachers list. She’s also been recognized by Golf Magazine as one of the “Best Teachers” in the New England region and was also a nominee for Golf Digest’s 50 Best Teachers list.
One of only 30 golf professionals to achieve Masters Certified Golf Coach status from the Certified Golf Coaches Association, Cathy specializes in total game improvement and player development for golfers of all skill levels and abilities. An active member of the Board of Trustees for the Greater New England Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Cathy has created and led many golf events and clinics for such worthy causes as the Special Olympics, The Lupus Foundation, and M.S.
She is also a member of Toastmasters, an organization that empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders. Cathy won the Fall Speech Competition at the Club, Area and Division levels and was among eight finalists in the District Competition—composed of more than 5,000 members from Massachusetts and Rhode Island.