The 2021 Annual High School Golf Coaches Conference

Connecting, educating, and serving the high school golf community


PGA Professionals


High School Golf Coaches


Major Golf Industry Conference


The 2021 High School Golf Coaches Conference was held on Tuesday & Wednesday, January 26th & 27th in an unparalleled virtual experience. Attendees were able to join this year’s event from the comfort of their own office, school, or home. The conference was recorded and sent to all attendees to access on-demand. This conference will be run in conjunction with the PGA Merchandise Show which will take place January 26th-29th.

This conference brought together active high school golf coaches, assistant coaches, high school administrators, PGA Professionals & industry leaders for a dynamic, interactive, and educational experience. All high school golf coaches, administrators & golf professionals are welcome.

Be sure to check out the full picture gallery from the conference in 2020.

Support & Partners

Conference Schedule

Tuesday, January 26th
*please note, all times are Eastern Standard time

PGA & Me

11:00-11:10 AM – Welcome from PGA of America & COVID-19 guidance for high school golf

11:15-11:45 AM – Top instructors share best-kept secrets

High School Golf

12:00-12:15 PM – High school golf & how the NFHS can help

12:15-12:30 PM – Growing golf in rural communities – a student’s perspective

12:45-1:45 PM – Best of the Best Coaches 

Championships & tournament experience

2:15-2:45 PM – Creating world-class championship & tournament experience

2:45-3:15 PM – Golf is for girls too – how to attract more girls to your team

3:15-3:45 PM – Rules of Golf understanding & application

Breakout Sessions + Happy Hour

4:00-5:00 PM – Administrator & Coach breakout sessions + happy hour

Wednesday, January 27th
*please note, all times are Eastern Standard time

How to take your coaching to the next level

10:00-10:30 AM – Mastering golf fitness for any player on your team

10:45- 11:15 AM – Mind over matter, mastering golf’s mental game

11:30-12:00 PM – How do I help my players play golf in college?

Attendees will have access to the virtual PGA Merchandise Show taking place Wednesday-Friday

**Education sessions, speakers, and presentations are subject to change. If you would like to speak or have requests for education sessions, please contact


Tisha Alyn

Tisha Abrea
Professional golfer + social media influencer

Cheryl Anderson

Cheryl Anderson
Golf Digest Top 50 Teacher & high school golf coach

Chris Boone

Chris Boone
National Federation of State High School Associations Golf Liaison

Dr. Greg Cartin

Dr. Greg Cartin (1)
PGA Tour mental performance coach

Lance Christenson

Lance Christenson (1)
South Dakota standout high school golfer

Bryan Deal

Bryan Deal
Former college football & State Championship Golf Coach

Rick Dowling

Rick Dowling
Customer Success Leader at Junior Golf Hub

John Easterbrook

John Easterbrook
Chief Membership Officer of the PGA of America

Chris Finn

Christopher Finn
Owner of Par4Success Golf Fitness Training

Kerry Haigh

Kerry Haigh
Chief Championships Officer - PGA of America

Jim Richerson

Jim Richerson
President of the PGA of America

Malcolm Scovil

Malcolm Scovil
Owner & CEO of Imagine Golf

Tui Selvaratman

Tui Selvaratman
NCAA National Champion & AZ Golf Assoc player of the year

Moses Smith

Moses Smith
State Championship High School Coach

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith
Award-winning PGA Coach & Dir. of Instruction at Eugene CC

Todd Sones

Todd Sones
PGA Master professional + top 50 instructor by Golf Digest

Jon Tattersall

Jon Tattersall
Titleist Performance Institute member + Georgia PGA teacher of the year

Guysen Terai

Strength + condition coach Univ. of Oregon

Matt Weinberger

Matt Weinberger
NCCGA Commissioner & USGA Certified Rules Official

Sr. Lynn Winsor

Sr. Lynn Winsor
Winningest high school golf coach in the nation

Craig Winter

Craig Winter
USGA Senior Director of Rules and Amateur Status

2021 Conference Costs & Registration

Conference Pricing designed with high school coaches and administrators in mind

Coaches & PGA Professionals

Full Conference Tuesday, January 26th + Wednesday, 27th ($49) Includes access to the full virtual conference, partnered gifts, exclusive discounts & a few surprises along the way

*PGA Professionals will receive 8 MSR credits for attending the two day conference

High School Athletic Association Administrators

Please email Chris Noble at if you are interested in attending the conference and high school administrator breakout on Tuesday, January 26th

2020 Conference Attending Coach

“I’ve been to MANY coaching conferences and clinics for a number of different sports. This one was the best. It was not too long and not too short, and it will grow as you want it to if you stay the course.”

Coach Dr. Kurt Hitzeman

Interested in the 2022 Conference?

Please fill out the form to stay up to date on details for the conference. Thank you!

Conference Contacts

Chris Noble

NHSGA Manager

Kris Hart

Senior Director, Nextgengolf