Meet Our Golf Instructors
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We are actively looking for golf instructors to join our team. If you are qualified and interested please send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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
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.
John has over forty years of professional teaching experience including twelve years here at Tri-Valley before heading out to Palm Springs for the past six years. We are thrilled to have him back with us now!
John utilizes video to assess golf swing: grip, posture, and alignment, and finds it a valuable teaching tool. He offers lesson packs at a discount over individual lessons.
Contact John: (925) 785-6475
Having grown up in the golf community and following the legacy of her father who played on KPGA tour, Hana has been in the golf industry most of her life with over 13 years of experience. She received a full-ride scholarship to Holy Names University, where she played as a top player for five years and was 3x Women’s Golf Coach Association All-American Scholar. She brings a combination of technical and mental training and elite competition experience to her lessons. She believes that an individual’s swing is dependent on the person’s body type, personal strengths, natural tendencies and flexibility. In addition, she provides a light and fun environment during her lesson while developing efficient programs suitable for each individual. With her passion for coaching junior golfers, Hana has coached at both the Nike Junior Camps and On the Green Golf Camp. She is also knowledgeable of the college recruiting process and has consulted with high school athletes for their recruitment efforts.
Julia has a passion for golf and has been involved in the game for over a decade. She has achieved PGA and LPGA PAT passes and completed level one of the LPGA Professional Teachers Education Program (TEP) with a view to completing all LPGA TEP courses. Julia’s goal is to be a top-level mentor for anyone of any age learning the game of golf.
Using the LPGA system, Julia will focus on the dynamics of the swing and how an individual can best achieve consistent strength and accuracy. The end goal is to help people enjoy playing golf as much as possible now and in the future.
Hafsa has 21 years of golf experience, 8 in private coaching. Hafsa started playing at the age of 4 and started competing at the age of 7. She played on the high school varsity golf team and later received a 4-year collegiate golf scholarship to CSUEB. After graduating in 2019 she turned professional. Over these 8 years of coaching her philosophy has been coach-player adaptability, using a player’s unique body and build to develop their golf game. Whether you’re a first-timer, a student-athlete, or a touring professional, she has been in your shoes and uses that familiarity for her client-focused approach for beginners and elite players alike. Hafsa offers swing coaching, course management and mental game, tournament prep, workout plans, and mentorship for prospective student-athletes of all levels including young children.