Meet Our Golf Instructors

The golf instructors at Tri-Valley Golf Center offer private lessons for beginner, intermediate, and advanced golfers on full swing, chipping and pitching, and putting. Each instructor brings a wealth of experience and passion for golf and is committed to helping you improve your golf skills.

Call or email our golf instructors for information about lessons and pricing.

Stan Laugero - Tri Valley Golf

Stan Laugero

Stan has been teaching the golf swing for over 30 years and at this location for over 23 years. Students and instructors tend to make the swing so complicated the we spend more time confused rather than getting better. Stan will develop a "Just for You" lesson plan based on your age, body type, physical abilities and goals. His lessons are "SIMPLE & RELAXED"....designed to make your golfing experience an enjoyable one!!

Contact Stan: (925)519-3137 or

TVGC Golf Instructors - Sonny

Sonny Kim

Sonny works with golfers of all levels in full swing mechanics, shot making techniques, and a variety of short game techniques, including putting. His systematic approach makes it easy to assess areas in need of improvement so you can learn to become consistent. Sonny has strong understanding of golf fundamentals and applies these fundamentals to all lessons.
Sonny's academy is creating the future of golf by offering after school programs to juniors. SKG students are winning NCGA tournaments, earning spots on NCAA golf programs, and making high school and middle school teams. Sonny also runs a year-round PGA Jr. League to giving juniors a chance to compete nationally.
Sonny is working on obtaining PGA Class A, TPI certified, and FlightScope certified. Sonny is fluent in Korean Language.

Contact Sonny: (925) 858-4653 |
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TVGC Golf Instructors - Walt

Walt Abraham

Walt is a USGTF Master Golf Teaching Professional with 21 years experience. Recently named a Top 100 Teaching Professional 2016-17, by the World Golf Teaching Federation. An accomplished player, he won the WGTF and USGTF Cup in 2007, 2008, and 2011 (various divisions), the 2008 Transbay, 2009 NCPGA Pro 6, and the USGTF SW region Championship in 2014. A Guest instructor at the LPGA Kraft-Nabisco 4 times and was the most requested return instructor. He has coached the Athenian Varsity Golf Team for 9 years, winning 6 league championships and instructing 6 league MVP's. Instruction in full swing, short game (including video), course management, and playing tips. Doppler radar also available.

Contact Walt: (925) 595-8144 |

TVGC Golf Instructors - Glenn

Glenn Jarvis

Glenn has been competing as a professional golfer for 10 years. By combining his experience with state-of-the-art Trackman technology Glenn can help you propel your game to the next level. He works with students of all levels, from beginners to seasoned golfers looking to hone their skills. Glenn will work with you to create a customized plan that will help you rapidly improve your game.
-Trackman Level 2 Certified Instructor

Contact Glenn: (925) 872-4943
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Jake McNeeley TriValley Golf Instructor

Jake McNeeley

Jake is a Flightscope Certified Club Fitter and Instructor, as well as the owner of the JEM Club Fitting and Repair Shop on-site at Tri-Valley Golf Center. With 10+ Years of club fitting and launch monitor experience Jake offers custom club fitting sessions as well as instruction. Schedule your time with Jake today.

Contact Jake: (217) 317-0110 |