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Josh Smith, PGA
Director of Instruction

Born and raised in Texas, Josh has spent the majority of his career on the instruction side of the golf industry in the North Texas and Phoenix area.  He has always had a strong passion for the game in particular teaching the game.  Over the past ten years Josh has had the pleasure of learning, shadowing, and instructing under several of the top teachers in the industry.  Josh is a Class A member of the PGA and holds a Bachelors in Business Management.   Prior to joining the golf instruction team at Trophy Club he last held the Teaching Professional position at the WinStar Golf Academy where they currently hold the World Long Drive Championships.


Professional Accomplishments

  • Teaches Professional, Collegiate, and top junior golfers

  • Instructed under Mike & Sandy Labauve ( Golf Digest Top 100 Instructors), Jim Hardy (2007 PGA Teacher of the year), and Gary Edwin (2006 Australian PGA Teacher of the year)

  • Instructed with Sandra Haynie (LPGA Hall of Fame member), Rosey Bartlett (2004 LPGA Teacher of the year), and Art Sellinger (Remax Long Drive Champion and owner of the L.D.A.)

  • Has spent significant time with and studying under top mental coaches.

  • Holds certifications in clubfitting from the Golf Academy of America and with all major manufacturers.

  • Certified professional with Flightscope (Launch monitor) and has spent significant time with Trackman and Foresight.

  • TPI Certified golf fitness instructor

  • Member of the 2016 National Award Winning "Team of Excellence" with the Trophy Club Golf Academy golf instruction team.

  • Member of the 2016-2017 North Texas PGA Teaching & Coaching Committee

  • Contributing writer for Trophy Life Magazine

Private Lesson Rates

1 Hour Private- $125

1/2 Hour Private- $65

2 Hour on-course playing lesson- $200