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    NFPGA Members honored by Golf Magazine and Golf Tips Magazine

On March 11th, Golf Magazine shared what we know to be true- that our Section has some incredible instructors. The following instructors were honored as some of the Top 100 Teachers in America. Please join us in celebrating their successes!

  • Cheryl Anderson, PGA; Mike Bender Academy
  • Todd Anderson, PGA; PGA Tour Performance Cener at TPC Sawgrass
  • Mike Bender, PGA; Mike Bender Academy
  • Sean Foley, PGA; Foley Performance Academy at Eagles dream, Timucuan Golf Course
  • Gary Gilchrist, PGA; Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy
  • Sean Hogan, PGA; Leadbetter Golf Academy
  • Andrew Park, PGA; National Golf Center
  • Mike Shannon, PGA; PGA Tour Performance Center at TPC Sawgrass


  • John Elliott, Jr., PGA
  • Fred Griffin, PGA
  • Rick McCord, PGA
  • Craig Shankland, PGA

Hall of Fame

  • David Leadbetter, PGA

Additionally, our Section President, John Hughes, PGA was honored by Golf Tips Magazine as one of their top 25 golf instructors.


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