PGA Class A Memeber since October, 2005. Winner of the 2006 Southern California Section, PGA Clubfitter of the Year. Certified fitter for Ping, Taylor Made, Titleist, Cobra, Callaway, Wilson, and Henry-Griffits golf companies. Certified TPI (Titleist Performance Institute) Fitness Instructor. Served on the SCPGA Section Awards Commitee. Over 40 years of playing golf and 10 plus teaching. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and played High School golf and competed in many MPGA and GAM tournaments. Avid student of the game and of golf history. Moved to Southern California with wife Carrie in December, 1999. Hired by Tustin Ranch GC and entered the PGA program in February of 2000. Full time instructor and part of the senior management team at the facility. Driving Range Manager of the 2007/08 "Best Driving Range in Orange County" voted on by the readers of OC Register news publication.