Golf Academy PGA Instructors & Staff

Faculty and Staff

Golf Academy of America's faculty and staff are committed to preparing you for future success as a leader in the golf industry. With a team that includes PGA Class A Professionals, PGA Master Professionals, and PhDs, every student benefits from several hundred years of combined expertise and professional networking.

Campus Directors

Tim Eberlein

Tim Eberlein

PGA Master Professional, MBA

Phoenix

Rich Iorio

Rich Iorio

PGA

San Diego

Mike McDonald

Mike McDonald

MBA, PGA

Dallas

Brad Turner

Brad Turner

PGA, MBA

Orlando

National Directors

Brad Kirkman

Brad Kirkman

National Director of Golf Instruction

Golf Academy of America
Steve Newman

Steve Newman

National Director of Placement Strategy

Golf Academy of America

Academic Deans

Aaron Bonvillion

Aaron Bonvillion

PGA, MBA

Dallas

Ron Jones

Ron Jones

PGA

Orlando

David Vaught

David Vaught

PGA

San Diego

Tim Wilkins

Tim Wilkins

PGA, MBA

Phoenix

Career Services

Fred Barr

Fred Barr

Director, PGA Member

Phoenix

Alan Flashner

Alan Flashner

Director, PGA Master Professional

Orlando

Matt McConnin

Matt McConnin

Director, PGA

San Diego

Alan Rosensteel

Alan Rosensteel

Director, PGA Member, MBA

Myrtle Beach

John Shelley

John Shelley

PGA

Dallas

Golf Professionals

Gary Balliet

Gary Balliet

PGA

Phoenix

Christopher Brode

Christopher Brode

PGA

Myrtle Beach

Eddie Brown

Eddie Brown

PGA

Myrtle Beach

Scott Devaux

Scott Devaux

PGA

Myrtle Beach

Ed Ekis

Ed Ekis

PGA

Phoenix

Brendon Elliot

Brendon Elliot

PGA

Orlando

David Estabrook

David Estabrook

Certified Club Fitter

Dallas

Michael Flanagan

Michael Flanagan

PGA

San Diego

Jay Friedman

Jay Friedman

PGA

Phoenix

Matthew Frith

Matthew Frith

PGA

Orlando

Lew Gach

Lew Gach

Online Coordinator, PGA Member, MBA

Myrtle Beach

Nathan Grafe

Nathan Grafe

PGA

Dallas

Ray Herzog

Ray Herzog

PGA

Orlando

Andrew Lundberg

Andrew Lundberg

PGA

Dallas

Bruce Martin

Bruce Martin

PGA Master Professional

Orlando

Warren Pitman

Warren Pitman

PGA

Phoenix

Elliott Sullivan

Elliott Sullivan

PGA

Dallas

Martyn Woodhouse

Martyn Woodhouse

PGA

Myrtle Beach

Education Instructors

Brad Butler

Brad Butler

PGA

Phoenix

Bruce McNee

Bruce McNee

PGA

Phoenix