*2007-8 SCSWSPGA Player of the Year *18 years experience as a golf instructor *2005-6 SCSWSPGA Teacher of the Year *2005-6 SCSWSPGA Low Stroke Average *Owner/Director of Instruction & Coaching - Tucson Golf Schools, Tucson, AZ (Private Golf Coach of Junior High, High Schools and College level players *2003-4 Director of Instruction - Starr Pass Country Club & Spa *1996 - present - Pima Community College Golf Instructor *2006 - present - Green Valley Recreation Golf Instructor *KVest system, training and coaching available as coaching tool Teaching theory and approach to coaching the golf swing is founded on basic balance and transfer/flow of weight and energy through our swing (and body) to our targets. The framework of the golf swing is a simple review, with the sequence of the swing and finding balance used as the main coaching tool. This simple approach allows students and clients to coach themselves to higher levels of success. The short game approach is similar, using targets and landing areas as the main focus. Technique of chipping styles and putting guidelines give the player many options to find balance and a comfortable style for their respective body types. Overall instructional approach is geared toward the process of playing the game while utilizing simple coaching techniques by the player, creating improvement through their own awareness. The ultimate goal is for each player to be coaching themselves.