Ian Grant PGA teaching professional with 16 years of teaching experience. An accomplished junior player in Scotland, he spent a number of years as a corporate accountant before pursuing his vocation in teaching the game. He was elected to PGA Membership in April 1997 and was selected to become an adjunct member of the teaching faculty of the PGA of America in February 1998. As a teacher, he won the Illinois Section Horton Smith award for education in 2002. He was the golf columnist with Suburban Life newspapers in the Chicago suburbs from 2004 until 2013 and for the past fourteen years he has worked in production support for CBS sports on a part time basis, covering the Masters and the PGA Championshiip. His client list includes many accomplished junior and adult players. He currently teaches in the summer at Oak Brook Golf Club and in the winter at the White Pines Golf Dome in Bensenville. Ian enjoys working with junior golfers with the main goal being getting them to enjoy the game and become better players. 708-917-8951
Eric Pratali PGA, Owner / Director of Instruction at Elementary Golf School: Eric is the PGA Head Golf Professional at Eagle Brook Country Club since 2007. Eric is one of those four percent of Certified PGA Professionals. He has been on the PGA Council to Growing the Game of Golf for the past seven years. Eric has over 19 years teaching experience. His patient demeanor and constructive teaching style enable him to work effectively with golfers of all skill levels. Eric has also been the Leader of many successful Junior Golf Programs at facilities around the Chicago land area, and is also an Assistant Coach to the Geneva Girls High School Golf Team. 630-880-0825
Kody Willis PGA-Apprentice - started playing golf at the age of 10. After falling in love with this great game, Kody knew he wanted to pursue a career in golf. Kody is currently enrolled in the PGA of America’s program to become a certified instructor. He enjoys teaching the game of golf and watching the transformation of his players, but above all, he believes that no matter what someone is doing, that it should first and foremost, be fun. 630-596-7121
Clint Naegelin PGA, Rabito Golf Instructor at Bolingbrook Golf Club. Trained by PGA Master Teaching Professional and Golf Magazines Top 100 Teachers, Carl Rabito. Current varsity Coach at the University of Chicago Laboratory School. Jr. golf instructor with over 200 juniors golfers in 2014. Seven years experience as an Assistant Golf Professional at Bolingbrook Golf 773-575-4715
The most popular lessons are private lessons. The up side in private lessons is the total one-to-one time with your golf coach. The down side if you are a beginner is you may be able to save money and receive more information in a group lesson. Elementary Golf School has some of the premiere teachers in the area and our team of coaches look forward in helping you reach your goals as a golfer.
Private Lessons can be scheduled by contacting one of our Golf Professionals.