Meet Our Golf Instructors
PGA Director of Instruction
John is a graduate of University of Arkansas. He was with the North Texas PGA in the Dallas area for seven years as an Assistant Golf Pro at both Mesquite Municipal Golf Course and Dallas Athletic Club. John has thirty years of PGA service in the South Central Section of PGA in Arkansas as Director of Golf for Lions Club Park Municipal in El Dorado, Arkansas. John was also Director of Golf at Hot Springs Country, a 45 holes facility located in Hot Springs National Park. Director of Instruction and Co-owner of Parformance Golf School, a 55 acre golf school and training facility located in Hot Springs Village
Member of Arkansas PGA Cup Team – 10 consecutive years 1980 – 1990
Holder of Two Course Records: 63 for 18 holes; 29 for 9 holes
Arkansas PGA Chapter Champion 1981 - Arkansas PGA Professional of the Year 1981
Certified Club Fitter for Ping, Mizuno and Adams
John has a true passion and knowledge for the game of golf that comes across when he is teaching you. John wants to be your PGA Golf Instructor, Expert and Concierge. He will train and teach you within your goals and abilities.
Life Member of the PGA
Jerry is a graduate of Texas State University in San Marcos.
He served as an Assistant Golf Professional at Lions Club Municipal Golf Course
in Austin, Texas under Golf Professional Tom Penick.
Jerry served as an Assistant Golf Professional at Dallas Athletic Club
under Golf Professional Graham Ross.
He served as the first Head Golf Professional at Preston Trails Golf Club.
Jerry over saw the construction and served as the Head Golf Professional and Manager at L.B. Houston Golf Course.
He served as the Head Golf Professional and Manager at Tenison Park Golf Course.
Jerry over saw the construction of all 63 holes and served as the Head Golf Professional and Manager for Firewheel Park
While at Firewheel Golf Park, Jerry was inducted into the
Garland Sports Hall of Fame.
When Jerry Andrews retired from Firewheel Golf Park the Tournament Pavilion
was named in his honor.
Jerry was part owner of The Practice Tee at its previous location. His partners were also his mentors from Preston Trails Golf Club, Charles Summerall and the late Ed Hoffman.
After 50 years as a Golf Professional, Jerry Andrews still has the growing desire to help better the game of golf. His new endeavor is to oversee the development of the finest golf center in the Dallas area.
Sehan "Chief" Filmalter
Teaches all aspects of the game and specializes in short game.
Philosophy includes strong fundamentals and finding the simplest way to get to a solid and consistent impact position.
Utilizes the SAM system for accurate putting stroke analysis.
Continues to study under his father Marius Filmalter (PGA, LPGA and Champions Tour Putting Guru and Golf Magazine Top 100 instructor).
Helps capture and analyze the putting strokes of many tour players on the SAM Puttlab system during the Byron Nelson and Colonial (Including players such as Vijay Singh, Mike Weir, Stuart Appleby, James Hahn, Jordan Spieth, Martin Flores, Chad Campbell and many more).
Assisted Marius Filmalter with capturing and analyzing putting strokes for GOLF Magazine articles, such as the Jan 2012 issue “Belly vs Short”
Received a diploma in Golf Directorship and Club Management at Damelin College in his hometown of Pretoria, South Africa which focused on Swing Theory, Golf Technology, Sports Science and Nutrition, and Club and Business Management.
Worked at Boca West Country Club in Florida and Glen Oaks Country Club in Long Island, New York.
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PGA Golf Pro / Certified Fitter
Ryan Chambless is a Dallas native. He attended Lake Highlands High School and spent his youth learning and playing golf at Royal Oaks Country Club. Ryan has studied many different swing theories and is a firm believer in a rotary golf swing, which requires less hands and timing.
He is currently in the PGA program and enjoys teaching all skill levels. Stop by the pro shop to schedule your lesson with Ryan.