New LPGA golf instructor in the Phoenix area

Kathy Padgett, Class A golf instructor with the LPGA has recently joined the John Jacobs Golf Schools and Academies at Orange Lake Golf Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. 

Kathy comes to the Phoenix area after teaching 30 years in Florida, most recently at the Tiburon Golf Club with the Ritz Carlton Golf Resort, Naples, FL. She previously taught with the Rick Smith Golf Academy, PGA Tour Academy Naples location and had her own Kathy Padgett Golf Academy. 

Kathy teaches all skill levels from beginner to advanced among men, women and children. She has helped many junior golfers reach their potential with Division 1 College Scholarships, participants in the Drive Chip and Putt finals (Masters), state championships and US Kids World Championships. Teaching juniors has helped her create the program. This is a great practice program designed for fun in a game format, while learning the basic short game skills to help juniors reach their goals. Kathy recently became the new women’s golf coach at Scottsdale Community College. 

Kathy supports the local chapters of the US Kids Tournament Series, LPGA Girls Club and Phoenix First Tee. 

To reach Kathy for private lessons and group lessons, contact John Jacobs Golf 888.472.5007 or her cell 239.465.1761 for further information.