Don turned professional is 1989, playing 3 years on the Florida Tour. He then worked in South Florida and North Carolina for 6 years before returning home to Frederick Md. as Head Golf Professional of Clustered Spires GC.
Don has spent many years teaching golf with some of the best golf instructors in the country, Bob Toski, Chuck Cook, Martin Hall and many others. Don's teaching success has been recognized by the PGA, being named MidAtlantic Teacher of the Year. And Frederick County selected Don to their Sports Hall of Fame. Clustered Spires GC has also been selected as the areas "Best Golf Facility" the last 3 consectutive years. Don has created a state of the art teaching facility, "The Vault" which provides the most advanced teaching and club fitting possible.