The Golf Pros at Pebble Beach Academy

Laird Small

Director of Instruction

Named one of the country’s top 100 Teachers by Golf Magazine—which is considered one of the most prestigious honors golf professionals can attain—Laird was first inducted into the list in 1995 and has been on it every year since.

  • America’s 50 Best Teachers by Golf Digest
  • Top 100 Teachers in America by Golf Magazine
  • PGA Teacher of the Year Award
  • Author of Play Golf the Pebble Beach Way

Dan Pasquariello

Master Instructor

Considered one of the “100 Best Teachers in America” for two consecutive decades, Dan has instructed more than 100,000 students from around the world, including professional athletes, celebrities and corporate leaders.

  • Top Teacher in the State by Golf Digest
  • Top 100 Teachers in America by Golf Magazine
  • Contributor to numerous publications including Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine and PGA Magazine

Kevin Hanssen

Lead Instructor

Called “the golf whisperer” by some of his many accomplished students, Kevin will find a way to create long-term improvements for your game, approaching each session with the highest level of detail, patience and positivity.

  • Nominated for 2015 Northern California PGA Teacher of the Year
  • Master’s Degree in The Golfing Machine (the premier advanced learning system for golf instructors worldwide)
  • PGA Certified Professional Instructor

Scot Nei

Robotic Swing Training Instructor

Widely recognized as one of golf’s most innovative instructors, Scot incorporates his extensive knowledge of golf with revolutionary technology to coach golfers of all skill levels, from beginners to top touring professionals.

Take Your Golf Game to the Next Level

Pebble Beach Golf Academy
& Practice Facility

3260 Stevenson Drive, Pebble Beach, CA 93953


Information & Reservations

(831) 622-8650

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