Richard was introduced to golf at a very young age by his father, Jack Veghte. Richard Veghte began his career as an assist professional in Vero Beach Florida before earning his class A as a PGA Professional in 1995. Shortly thereafter, Richard began as the Head golf professional at Crooked Creek, a private golf club just north of Atlanta, GA. As a native of Clearwater, Richard was anxious to return to the Sunshine State! He has been at Westchase Golf Club since 2002. He has also served as a golf coach at his high school Alma mater Tampa Prep for over ten years. He is passionate about teaching, especially enjoying young people grow to love the game as much as he has in his life! Richard is married, and a father of three.
Richard Veghte is a Top PGA Golf Teaching Professional in the Tampa Bay Area.