Recognition

  • 2012-2017 Golf Digest - Best Young Teacher
  • 2011-2013 NCAA Coach of the Year (Midwest Region)
  • 2012-2013 MIAC Coach of the Year
  • 2013-2015 #6 Teacher in MN (Golf Digest)
  • 2014 Gustavus Adolphus College "First Decade Award" - Given to one male and one female graduate for outstanding accomplishments 10 years after graduation.

Credentials

  • PGA Certified professional of Instruction (one of fewer than 10 in MN)
  • TPI Certified Golf Fitness Professional
  • Masters of Education in Kinesiology – U of MN (2009)
  • B.A. Economics – Gustavus Adolphus College (2004)
  • Pursuing a PhD in Kinesiology at the UMN (studying motor learning as it relates to golf, 1.5 years left)

Playing accomplishments

  • 2014 and 2012 PGA National Championship Qualifier
  • Winner of 15+ professional tournaments, including 2009 Bhutan Open 
  • DIII National Runner Up (2004)
  • Three time All-American
  • Academic All-American
  • Career low 60