Golf Instruction Credentials

Over 27 Years of Golf Lesson Experience; Golf Instruction Columnist for One of the Largest Newspapers on the West Coast

  • Best teacher in the Seattle area (Seattle Post Intelligencer, 2001)
  • Over 10,000 students since 1983
  • Author of Home on the Range, (". . .may become the bible for golfers. . ." Golf Illustrated)
  • Seattle P.I. golf instruction columnist from 1999 to 2001
  • Washington Athletic Club's golf pro 1987 to 2009
  • Co-founder of the Seattle Golf Academy, 1999
Referred to as the best teacher in the Seattle area by the Seattle Post Intelligencer, Doug has been teaching golf in the Northwest for over 27 years. Doug also authored the golf instruction book, Home on the Range, The Complete Practice Guide for the Golf Range, which has been called, ". . . the most complete guide to golf on the market today," by Inside Golf.

While writing the Golf Guru instruction column for the Seattle Post Intelligencer for three years, over 400,000 readers had a weekly chance to improve their game through Doug’s instruction. And as the senior teacher at the University of Washington Driving Range, the Golf Professional at the Washington Athletic Club, and Head Professional and co-founder of the Seattle Golf Academy, Doug has helped thousands of golfers, both in private lessons and group settings.