Mark is an Ames native, graduate of Ames High School and Iowa State University, and is returning home after spending his winters improving his skills at one of the finest private facilities in Arizona. Mark is a Certified Nicklaus Academies Instructor- certified by Golf Digest Top 50 Instructor and 2011 PGA National Teacher of the Year, Mike Malaska, Director of Instruction for the Nicklaus Academies of Golf and Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club.  Mark was introduced to the Game of Golf at an early age, and has made it his life’s passion to educate and instruct golfers of all levels in the virtues of the game of golf.  

If you have any questions or would like to schedule a lesson, please EMAIL MARK today or contact him at 515.450.6102 

Golf is complicated enough without having a hundred and one thoughts going through your head while you’re trying to swing the club. My sole purpose as your teacher is to help you cut through the Garbage and Confusion and teach you how to simply apply the Clubface to the back of the Ball.

Individual Adult 
-- $40 half hour
       -- $70 full hour
Multi-lesson Packages (3 or more) 
       -- $30 half hour
       -- $60 full hour
Individual Junior (17 & under)
       -- $25 half hour
       -- $40 full hour
Group Lessons (2 or more)
       -- $25 half hour per person
       -- $40 full hour per person
9-Hole Playing Lesson
       -- $80 for Adults
       -- $50 for Juniors

Previous Golf Experience: 

Asst. Golf Professional, Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club-Phoenix 

Asst. Golf Professional, Veenker Memorial Golf Course-Ames

 Asst. Golf Professional, Heritage Isles Golf and Country Club- Tampa