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Laurie A Rutherford

PGA Associate, Assistant Golf Professional

Montgomery, TX
Walden on Lake Conroe GC, Montgomery, TX

About Laurie

With more than 35 years of corporate professional experience in energy, risk, strategy, and project management, working for Fortune 300 corporations and creating a private consulting company, Resilience Advisory Group, LLC, my goal is to impart my passion for golf after a 30 year amateur career upon others by teaching and coaching the fundamentals of the golf swing, course strategy, and mental management on the golf course, ensuring that the golf athletes of all ages that I teach and coach enjoy the game of golf, all the while exceeding their own expectations of their golf abilities. · Highly skilled communicator · Impeccable customer service · Entrepreneurial drive, goal-oriented ·Project management, results delivered with discipline · Team management · Community stewardship I coach 5 year old's to 85 year old's of varying golfing abilities, including several high school varsity and junior varsity golfers representing four different schools in the area.

Laurie's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Avoid embarrassment on the first tee

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Connect with golfers of similar skill

Connect with golfers of similar age

Improving Your Game

Improve your Short Game

Make the high school golf team

Prepare for Tournament Golf

Students & Lessons

Coaching Services

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Playing with disabilities

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Laurie's Facilities

Walden on Lake Conroe GC

Montgomery TX


Walden on Lake Conroe Golf Club is a premier private golf club, nestled in the pines and on the southern shores of Lake Conroe in Montgomery, Texas. Since inception in 1976, Walden has enjoyed the reputation as one of the premier courses in the state of Texas, hosting many prestigious events over the years, including the 2007 Southern Texas PGA Pro Championship, the 2010 Women's Texas Cup, the 2011 WTGA State Amateur Championship, and most recently, a September 2022 PGA Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying School. Walden Golf Academy is known for turning out championship golfers at all skill levels. Our new, state-of-the-art golf school facility has two covered teaching bays and a climate-controlled conferencing area. We provide our golf athletes with the finest instruction, offering private lessons, clinics, and player development, all designed to improve your game regardless of skill level. We have a progressive junior program, and we promote family participation with all our junior golfers.

*Coaching available to public


13101 Walden Rd, Montgomery, TX 77356-5385

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