Meet the Pros

Asa High,  Director of Golf Course and Grounds
Asa High

Asa received his Master of Science in Environmental Horticulture from the University of Florida. He began his career at Augusta National Golf Club rising to Senior Assistant Superintendent during his seven years of service. After his tenure at Augusta, Asa worked for almost five years as the Director of Agronomy at Adena Golf and Country Club in Ocala, Florida working for founder Frank Stronach.When Asa isn't devoting his time to the grounds at Frederica, he enjoys time with his wife and two children. You may contact Asa at 912.634.6255 or via email at

Daren Johnson,  Director of Golf
Georges Reichen
Daren has spent 20 years in the golf business serving members and guests at prestigious clubs including Pine Valley, Mountaintop, and Old Memorial. Daren was also Director of Golf at Adena Golf and Country Club where he worked closely with our Director of Agronomy and Grounds, Asa High. Most recently Daren served as Director of Golf at The Clubs at Cordillera Ranch in the Texas Hill Country outside San Antonio. As a graduate of Stetson University, he was a four-year member of the men's golf team. When not satisfying the golf needs of members and guests, Daren enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. Contact Daren at

Dylan Malafronte,  Head Golf Professional
Georges Reichen
Dylan is a Connecticut native and grew up in Tampa, FL. He attended Florida State University where he graduated with a degree in Business and Professional Golf Management. He has spent time working at golf clubs such as TPC Jasna Polana, Adena Golf and Country Club and most recently Charlotte Country Club. Dylan is a three-time qualifier for the PGA Professional Championship playing most recently in 2019 Championship at Belfair in Bluffton, SC.  Contact Dylan at

Alex Cox,  Assistant Golf Professional
Georges Reichen
Alex is an Asheville, NC native who decided to make golf his career when he entered the PGA Professional Golf Management Program at Campbell University in 2013. Through the golf program at Campbell, Alex interned at three golf clubs including: Wade Hampton Golf Club, Pebble Beach Golf Links, and The Los Angeles Country Club. In 2018, Alex joined the PGA and accepted an Assistant Golf Professional position at Charlotte Country Club where he was the Junior Golf Leader. Alex has a passion for junior golf and growing the game. Contact Alex at