About Us

About the First Tee of Greater Ocala

The First Tee of Greater Ocala was granted a charter from the Home Office of The First Tee in April of 2012. Daily operations are headed by Executive Director, John Reger , PGA and overseen by a Board of Directors led by President Ire Bethea. Headquarters for The First Tee of Greater Ocala are at the Ocala Golf Club, located at 3130 E Silver Springs Boulevard, Ocala, Florida 34474.

Through the generous donations and sponsorships from the community such as local resident and multiple PGA TOUR Winner Ted Potter, Jr.,  we are able to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf. For more details about our programs and how you can donate, please contact John Reger, PGA at 352.682.3546 or e-mail us at jreger@pga.com