Valley Country Club

Golf Staff


Chad Spencer Head Golf Pro
Chad has recently been named as the newest Head Golf Pro at Valley Country Club. He had been an Assistant Pro at Valley since 2009. Chad was a 3 time Rhode Island All State golfer from North Kingstown High and later a 4 year starter at the University of Rhode Island where he was captain in 2005 and named to the All A-10 Team in 2004.   He played on the New England Pro Tour from 2005 to 2007 and the Johnnie Walker Tour in 2007. He has obtained his PGA Management Accreditation. Chad presently lives in Exeter, RI with his wife Shannon.

Brian Alberigo - Pro Shop Manager/Tournament Director
  Brian has recently been named as the Pro Shop Manager and Tournament Director at Valley Country Club. He has been at Valley since 2008. Prior to joining Valley, Brian participated in the North Atlantic Pro Golf tour from 2001 to 2003. Brian also served as the assistant pro at Agawam Hunt in East Providence, RI, Warwick Country Club, Jupiter Island Country Club, PGA National and Potowomut Golf Club. Brian resides in North Attleboro, MA with his wife Dawn and their three children Ryan, Caiden and Lily.

Tom O'Connor  - Assistant Pro
Tom joined the Valley staff as an assistant pro in 2015 on a part time basis. Tom has played in a number of  Senior mini-tour events over the last few years as well as numerous State Opens, State Senior Opens, The Bermuda Open and other tournaments.
He was the golf coach at Cumberland High for 7 years compiling a record of 81 wins and 17 losses and turning out 3 all-state players. Tom was also the head boys’ basketball coach at Cumberland for 6 years, and was named Division 1 Coach of the year in 2003.
Tom graduated from the University of Notre Dame, with a major in Accounting/ Finance. He attended Notre Dame on a baseball scholarship, after turning down a contract offer from the Minnesota Twins, and numerous Division One football scholarships. He was the captain of Cumberland High’s state championship baseball team and was inducted into Cumberland’s Athletic Hall of Fame in the inaugural class.
 Tom has three sons-Scott (Amanda) - URI ‘2000, Greg - UMASS ‘2004, Tommy - UCONN ‘2008 and two grandchildren (James, Abigail). Tom is the son of former Cumberland Police Chief Tom O’Connor  Sr and  Margaret O’Connor.