Brad established a place for himself in Player Development when he co-founded the Arnold Palmer Golf Academies with the King of Golf, Arnold Palmer, his childhood idol and mentor. Corporations such as Ernst & Young, Papa John’s Pizza, Wyndham Vacations, Office Depot, Microsoft Advertising, Darden Restaurants, Seaworld, and Gulfstream to name a few, enlist Brad and his team of professionals to provide executive golf education, team building and golf themed activities in their effort to effectively use golf as a tool to forge business relationships with their most valued clients and to incent and reward top performers.
A PGA Class A Professional, Brad successfully competed on the Austral-Asian PGA Tour and Hogan/Nike Tours, and developed the training curriculum for high performance juniors at Saddlebrook Preparatory and Club Med. Brad was awarded the North Florida PGA Teacher of the Year and Junior Golf Leader of the Year, and was inducted as a Top 100 Teacher in America by Golf Magazine. He was selected by The Golf Channel to produce and serve as an advisor to their online instruction. Author of My Golf Journal, Golf for Everybody, Mentored by the King and the soon to be published, Pro Secrets.
Brad’s dedication to teaching and growing the game of golf comes from Arnold Palmer, his idol growing up and his mentor for over two decades. He continues to learn from his friendship and coaching relationship with several PGA and LPGA teaching and playing professionals including Ian Baker-Finch, Bradley Hughes, Sandra Palmer, Scott Hoch, Robert and Patrick Damron, Aimee Cho, Ted Purdy, Aram Cho, Jane Park and Ryann O’Toole. Brad shares his experience in golf development as an advisory staff member with TaylorMade-adidas, FlightScope and the PGA of America’s President’ Council.