Meredith Kirk is a creative media consultant and nationally ranked LPGA teaching professional and has been awarded with “Best Young Teacher in America’ multiple years in a row by Golf Digest. She is a former Mrs. South Carolina America (2014) and achieved recognition by Golf Magazine as being selected as a top “Innovator” in golf for her creative development of a national non-profit junior golf program that provided fitted golf equipment to youth. Meredith has been featured in Sports Illustrated/Golf.com as a “Most Beautiful Woman in Golf” and has appeared on national radio, cable, and television programs, including The Golf Channel. She is the only member of the LPGA that is a former Beauty Queen.
She is a graduate from Coastal Carolina University with a BA in Public Relations and a BA in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Bible College. She obtained her master’s degree in Christian Studies from Luther Rice Seminary in Atlanta, Georgia. She has authored multiple books, including a golf instructional book, entitled Skill Drills. You can find Meredith on multiple digital platforms, including MyrtleBeachGolfTrips.com and MBN.com representing the best of Myrtle Beach golf as their Spokesperson. She is also a brand ambassador with Callaway Golf, Antigua Apparel, and Women's Golf and Travel.
Meredith is from Atlanta but spent her formative years in Colorado while her older sister trained for the Olympics in figure skating. During the summers in Colorado, Meredith picked up golf very quickly. She became a competitive junior golfer winning multiple state titles and competing in national tournaments including the Junior World Optimist Championship. After her sister’s completion of figure skating training, Meredith’s family decided to move to Myrtle Beach, so Meredith could pursue golf year-round in the “Golf Capital of the World”.
Meredith has over twenty years of instruction experience working with the finest PGA and LPGA instructors in the nation. From junior instruction to elite players, she can work with golfers at any stage. Her teaching philosophy is deeply rooted in the fundamentals of the game and many students from all over the world come to Myrtle Beach to have a ‘fundamental’ golf lesson with Meredith, often calling her the ‘Quintessential Coach’.
Over the years, Meredith has had companies, organizations, and individuals reach out to her desiring unique paths to create optimal success within themselves and brands. These 'Quintessential' coaching sessions include directional and transitional consulting with individuals who seek self development and/or organizations seeking purposeful goal-oriented success with long term sustainability. Meredith's vast knowledge in the academic fields of public relations and counseling has helped many achieve their goals and find hope again during 'winter' seasons of life and/or work. When Meredith is not in front of the camera representing the best of Myrtle Beach golf, or teaching, she enjoys helping people nagivate the best possible route in their life or professional journey.
Meredith lives in Murrells Inlet, SC, with her husband and three sons. She enjoys seashell collecting, traveling, watching basketball, writing, reading, and cooking for friends and family.