Director of Instruction
Doug is a Golf Digest Best in State Instructor for Utah and is a 2-time recipient of the Utah PGA Teacher-of-the-Year. He is a Class-A PGA Member, a FlightScope and (TPI) Certified Golf Instructor. He is a Certified Trainer and Instructor for Nicklaus Academies worldwide and a trained staff instructor of Mike Malaska Golf. Doug is a former Director of Instruction for the TPC of Scottsdale, Arizona, the Estancia Club in Scottsdale and the Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf at The Ledges. Doug traveled the country as a lead instructor and video analysis specialist for Nicklaus/Flick golf schools, ESPN golf schools, Jim Flick Premier golf schools and Nike Jr. golf camps.
Doug was a 2-time All-Conference player at the University of Utah and an active member of the first Ute golf team to qualify and play in the NCAA National Championships. As a junior golfer, he competed as a member of the Utah Junior America's Cup and the Utah Hogan Cup teams. He owns tournament wins at the Junior, Amateur and Professional levels. This blend of playing competitively and teaching professionally alongside some of the game's best instructors, provides Doug with the ability to guide all levels of players to success in their golf games.