Class “A” Canadian PGA Professional since 2004.Michael started his golfing career at Avon Valley Golf and Country Club in 1991. He is certified by the PGA of Canada in level I-IV Golf Teaching & Coaching. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from Dalhousie University, as well as Professional Golf Management Certificate from Camosun College in British Columbia. Michael’s career has taken him to Florida, British Columbia, New Brunswick and golf clubs and teaching facilities across Nova Scotia. His playing ability has been tested and developed at tournaments in Canada and the US. He has played into a second level at the Canadian tour qualifying school and has won a Callaway Cup event on the Atlantic PGA of Canada tour, with a score of 29 on the back nine.
Michael’s teaching philosophy is to make golf fun and simple, with a focus on proper body motion and on the fundamentals of the game. He promotes junior excellence and has been involved in instructing junior programs around the Maritimes, at Golf Clubs including Avon Valley, Grandview, and Lakeside, in New Brunswick. Michael is pleased to have played with beginners who have never held a club, and at the other end of the spectrum, his in honored to have played with Korean PGA star K.J. Choi.
Michael is excited to be joining the team at Mountain Woods golf club for the 2014 season. He is looking forward to lighting some competitive fires among the membership and providing best possible service. Helping to improve members enjoyment of the course and their golf game will be his main focus for this season. Whether helping your swing or getting you fit for proper equipment service is his main focus.
See everyone in the spring!!