Kelly Tilghman is a broadcaster for the Golf Channel, where she hosts "Golf Central" and "Live From." She is the first female golf anchor of the PGA Tour. She grew up in North Myrtle Beach, where her parents operated a golf course for 22 years.
Tilghman played college golf at Duke University, where she won the 1990 Lady Paladin Invitational. She also played professionally in mini-tours and overseas golf tournaments from 1992 to 96 in Europe, Asia and Australia. She was once suspended by the Golf Channel for two weeks due to her remarks regarding Tiger Woods. Tilghman has served as the play-by-play voice for EA Sports' “Tiger Woods PGA TOUR” videogame.