J. T. Coyne, Board Chairman

A veteran of the U S Navy, 33 years of service retiring as a Captain, Medical Service Corps. He is an Adaptive Golfer and a PGA Certified Adaptive Golf Coach. JT Joined Adaptive Golf Experience in 2015 and has served as a Board Member, Vice President and is the current President of the Board.

Charlie Kent, Vice Chairman

Charlie is a 27-year member of the PGA of America and currently the Director of Golf at Sun City Hilton Head.  His career as a golf professional has taken him all over the country to places like San Antonio, Kauai, Lake Tahoe, Orlando, and Aruba.

Charlie and his wife Jessica live in Beaufort and have 3 adult children, including a son who is Marine officer.  Charlie’s role with AGE is to bring his vast knowledge of the golf swing and golf course operations to the Board. Currently our Vice President.

Steve Giammona PT, Executive Director

Steve is a Physical Therapist with the VA hospital and Department of Defense at the Naval Hospital Beaufort. He is an avid golfer and has enjoyed volunteering with adaptive sports for decades. Steve currently serves as the Coach of Team Charleston for the VA’s National Veterans Golden Age Games and TEE Tournament. Steve is also one of the original volunteers that founded The Adaptive Golf Experience and has served as the Executive Director since 2014.

Katie Giammona, Secretary

Katie is a Physical Therapist who works with children with special needs for Beaufort County School District.  She also is a RESNA certified Assistive Technology Practitioner specializing in wheelchair seating and positioning. She serves as a Board Member for the Adaptive Golf Experience.

Scott Klumb, Treasurer

Scott is an 8-year veteran of the United States Marine Corps who was medically retired after suffering a neck injury while on active duty. During his rehabilitation, he was given hope and optimism while participating in a golf outing designed to help veterans with disabilities discover their abilities through the game of golf. That optimism was a gift that he feels compelled to share with others.

Scott and his wife Nicole live in Beaufort and have two boys Shane and Owen. He is currently Vice President of Palmetto State Bank and uses his financial background to provide financial guidance and bookkeeping for AGE in his role as Treasurer.

Janet McCauley, Board Member

Janet is a retired school administrator who currently serves as the Program Administrator for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute USC Beaufort.  She is a lifelong volunteer who has served in leadership positions for United Way, Chamber of Commerce, Citizens Scholarship Foundation and Rotary International.  She is currently the Secretary/Grant Writer for AGE.

Jennifer Massey, Board Member

Jennifer Massey is currently Manager of Patient Continuum of Care Services with Beaufort Memorial Hospital. After nearly a decade in customer service for a Fortune 500 company and sales for an independent distribution company, she returned to get her masters in Social Work and has worked in hospice and palliative care for the last 16 years.

Renee Troia, Board Member