2014 SOPGA Teacher of the Year
Brad Smith has been around golf all his life and has been in all areas of the business. He is now the Director of Instruction at Heatherwoode Golf Course after being at The Golf Club at Yankee Trace in Centerville, OH (Dayton area) for 9 seasons. He does lessons during the winter at Heatherwoode and sends his students to GAC fitness to work with a TPI instructor. He does video analysis with all his private lessons to help show the student what's needed to be worked on and then send the lessons to them. Brad is always looking for new ways to help his students with training aids, club fitting, mental work or physical training. He is the only pro in the Dayton area to teach with the high tech teaching tool the K-Vest. With over 25 years as a Golf Professional and a College Coach he understands all types of swings. In the spring of 2012.