2019 Michigan PGA Spring Meeting/Teaching & Coaching Summit

Spring Meeting

Date: Monday, March 25, 2019

Time: 8:30 am until approximately Noon

Place: Eagle Eye Golf Club

MSR: 4 credits


Thank you to WholesaleGRIPS.com for sponsoring the Spring Meeting


Committee/Chapter/Senior Organization Reports

Chapter Liaison
Career Services
Growth of the Game
Patriot Golf Day
Special Awards
Eastern Chapter
Northern Chapter
Western Chapter
Senior’s Organization


Teaching & Coaching Summit

Date/Time:  Monday, March 25, 2019 – 1:00 pm to 5:00  pm
                       Tuesday, March 26, 2019 – 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Place: Eagle Eye Golf Club

Cost: TBD

MSR: 4 credits on Monday; 8 on Tuesday


Joe Hallett, PGA
Joe is the Director of Instruction at Vanderbilt Legends Club. He was recently the 2018 recipient of the PGA of America Horton Smith Award. Hallett was also the Tennessee section’s Horton Smith Award winner in 2012 and Teacher of the Year in 2013.

Joe has a quarter century of experience as a PGA Professional and has worked closely with a number of high-profile players on the LPGA Tour, including Stacy Lewis, who was ranked No. 1 in the world in 2012, Inbee Park and Lizette Salas.

Hallett served as lead instructor at the PGA Center for Learning and Performance in Port St. Lucie, Florida and was director and chairman of the 2011 PGA Teaching Coaching Summit. He also hosted and produced “The Golf Show” on Sportstalk Radio Network.

Mike Shannon, PGA
Mike is the lead putting instructor at the PGA Tour’s Performance Center at TPC Sawgrass. A PGA professional with more than 35 years of experience, he developed his niche for instruction under the tutelage of Claude Harmon at Houston Country Club. In 1992, he invented the Laser Optics Putting System that is used by countless professionals to this day. 

Since Shannon’s career began at Augusta National Golf Club as an assistant golf professional, he’s been heavily decorated as one of the industry’s best, receiving prestigious recognition such as: three-time PGA of America Section Teacher of the Year; GOLF Magazine’s Innovative Teacher of the Year, and Top 100 Teacher for the past 13 years; and Golf Digest Top 50 Greatest Teachers from 2010-2017.

Shannon has worked with more than 150 Tour players, including his current roster of Graeme McDowell and Matt Kuchar of the PGA Tour, as well as the LPGA’s Amelia Lewis and Cheyenne Woods.


Thanks to Mizuno for sponsoring the Teaching & Coaching Summit