Professional Golf Lessons
PGA Head Pro
ADULT LESSONS WITH TAD
$150 PER LESSON
SERIES OF 3: $350
JUNIOR LESSONS WITH TAD
$75 PER LESSON
SERIES OF 3: $200
Some of Tad’s Client & Student Testimonials & Conversations
“Not sure how we got so lucky to find you?! But I’m sure glad we did! I can’t believe he’s been with you for 5 years now. Time flies when you’re having fun! Thank you for everything you do for Carter!! Your support and encouragement means a lot!” – A.F.W
K.W. says – “Glad to see you are still taking so much time to work with the youth. I would of killed to have access to that technology when I was younger!
Tad Replies – “It is amazing what I can do with these young kids. They get better so much faster with this technology.”
“This kid is GOOD! And has a good teacher……. Powerful combination! – S.M.
Tad was born in 1965 in Ontario, Oregon. He graduated from Ontario High School in 1983. After High School he attended Boise State University where he played golf and was All Big Sky in 1985 & 1986. In 1987 he joined the PGA as an apprentice.
Tad’s Tournament Accolades
1988 – Rocky Mountain Assistant Champion
1990 – Played on Sunshine Tour in South Africa best finish was 3rd in Durban Open.
1991 – Runner up in GI Joys Portland Invitational 300 competitors
1991 – Made it to Finals of PGA Tour School finishing 57 out of 219 which gave him a Nike Tour Card, which is now the Korn Ferry Tour
– Best Finish was 16th in New Mexico
– Played the Hillcrest Open 13 straight years
– Rocky Mountain Section Champion 6 Times
– Colorado Chapter Champion 5 times
– Qualified for National PGA Club Pro 12 times best finish was 5th in 1996
1996 – Qualified and played in 1996 U.S. Open at Oakland Hills in Detroit.
2020 – Rocky Mountain Chapter match play champion Seniors 2020
2020 – Nominated for teacher of the year and Junior golf leader of the year in Rocky Mountain section.
– Assistant Golf Pro 1987 to 1988 Purple Sage Golf Course
– Head Pro Warm Springs golf course 1989 to 1995.
– Head Golf Pro Eagle Hills golf course 1996
General Manager Fox Tail golf course 1997 to 1999
– Head Pro Cherry Lane golf course 1998 to 2003
– Head pro/Gm Rifle Creek 2004 to 2009 Rifle Colorado
– General Manager of Redlands Mesa Grand Junction Colorado 2009 to 2012 number 89 best courses in golf digest.
– General Manager of Laughlin Ranch in Bullhead City Arizona 2012 to 2017
– Head Pro TimberStone of Idaho 2018 to present.
PGA Assistant Pro
ADULT LESSONS WITH HADLEY
$50 PER LESSON
SERIES OF 3: $140
JUNIOR LESSONS WITH HADLEY
$35 PER LESSON
SERIES OF 3: $95
$25 Additional Charge if Trackman is Used
– Worked at Pinecrest Golf Course in Idaho Falls, ID for Seven+ Summers as a Pro Shop Assistant
– Went to Idaho Falls High School – Played Golf, Soccer, and Basketball
– Won the 5A Women’s Golf State Championship in 2016 as a Team
– Received a Full Tuition Scholarship to Idaho State University for the Women’s Golf Team
– Won Freshman of the Year Award at ISU for Women’s Golf – 2016-2017
– Won the Bengal Spirit Athlete Award – 2019-2020
– Traveled and Played Collegiate Golf all Four Years while Maintaining a 3.0+ GPA
– Graduated from Idaho State May 2020, with a Bachelor’s Degree, Majoring in Sociology and Criminology
– Began Teaching Lessons and Working at TimberStone Golf Course in November 2020
TimberStone Golf Course
22500 Aura Vista Way
Caldwell, ID 83607