Dir. of Instruction, PGA Teaching Professional
Jim joined the Kendall Academy at Miles of Golf in December of 2009 and was named Director of Instruction in February 2012. Prior to the Kendall Academy, Jim served as an Assistant Golf Professional at West Shore Golf & CC from 2003 through 2006; Assistant Professional at Grosse Ile Golf & CC from 2007 through 2008, and Head Golf Professional in 2009. During his time at West Shore and Grosse Ile he coordinated the junior golf programs and beginner clinics, as well as providing private and group instruction to players of all ability levels. His extensive equipment knowledge comes from over 18 years experience with custom club fitting and club repair. Jim learned the finer points of instruction from the Michigan PGA 2008 Teacher of the Year, Paul Haase. Jim takes great pride in the success of his students which include State High School Champions, a former Collegiate All-American, golf scholarship recipients, and a Web.com touring professional.
In addition to private lessons and large group sessions, Jim’s expertise will enhance your corporate outings, as well. Whether you are brand new to golf, or an elite player, Jim’s professionalism will make your golf experience enjoyable.
PRIVATE LESSON: Individual Private Lessons (50 minutes) would normally involve a video analysis of the students swing or analysis of the area of concern. This would identify where the student is now, a discussion of what we could work to be, and specifics as to how to get there.
Cost: $110 Adults / $90 Juniors
30 min. lesson: $65 Adults / $50 Juniors
TPI Evaluation: $125
LESSON SERIES: Lesson series are packaged in groups of 4 or 10. Each lesson in a package is most often used for a private lesson, however, each may also be used for a Specialty School, a 9 Hole Evaluation, or 2 Lessons could be used for a Day School. Consult with Dave as to how to get the most out of your Lesson Series.
Series of 4 $400 Adults / $340 Juniors
Series of 10 $900 Adults / $800 Juniors