Top 100 Golf Academy of America Alumni

Chris Russell

Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Orlando

Center Manager

Current Employer: GolfTEC - Palm Beach Gardens in Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Since 2007, Chris Russell has taught more than 17,000 lessons at GolfTEC. He’s won the company’s award for outstanding instruction six times.

Russell says that teaching and club fitting proved to be the parts of his Golf Academy of America education most useful in his daily work. “GAA me the foundation to begin a successful teaching career in the golf industry,” says Russell.

What's in His Bag? Titleist

Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist

Best part of his job: “I get to socialize with great people and help them play better golf.”