PGA Member since 1997
Former Head Golf Professional at River Downs GC Finksburg, MD
Former Assistant Golf Professional at Pine Ridge GC, Mount Pleasant GC and Patuxent Greens CC in Laurel, MD
Passed Players Ability Test (PAT) and began teaching the game of golf as a professional in 1992
Certified in custom club fitting: Callaway, PING, Titleist
Involved in junior golf teaching programs since 1986
Bachelor of Science and Masters in Business Administration Loyola University, MD
Played soccer and lacrosse in college, and coached both young men’s and women’s teams
ART’S APPROACH TO TEACHING: There is not one swing that fits all. Everyone has their own swing inside them. We just have to find it.
ART’S THOUGHTS ON THE VALUE OF TEACHING AND COACHING: I believe that coaching and teaching individuals at all levels in challenging sports and other activities is very rewarding because it helps them to develop and apply themselves to many facets of life.