PGA & LPGA MEMBER
CGC Head Professional
- PGA Member since 2003 and LPGA Member since 2011
- Teaching golf since 2000
- Clubfitter of the Year Award Winner:
- World's Top 100 ClubFitters by KZG – 2015
- PGA Southern California Section – 2014
- PGA San Diego Chapter – 2013
- Worked at Callaway Golf Company for 5+ years:
- Manager of Staff Programs and a Club Specialist
- Fit thousands of consumers in Callaway clubs
- Worked directly with PGA & LPGA Tour and Club Professionals on their equipment needs
- Certified Custom Fitting Specialist with in-depth knowledge of shafts and club design
- Has taught seminars on custom clubfitting for golf professionals
- Active member of PGA San Diego Chapter, including serving on various committees
- Active competitive player at PGA & LPGA club professionals events
- Former Assistant Professional at Twelve Bridges and Turkey Creek golf courses in Lincoln, CA
- Former Teaching Professional at Rancho Murrieta Country Club in Rancho Murrieta, CA
- Received a four-year full golf scholarship at San Jose State University:
- Played on the team that was ranked nationally #2 three of four years attended
- Earned collegiate All-American honors in 2004
- Holds a third degree black belt in Kenpo karate and a first degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do
- Coached golf for two years at Del Oro High School in Lincoln, CA
- Played LPGA Futures Tour events around the world for two years
- Native of Sacramento, CA
- Hobbies include training for and competing in Half-Ironman Triathlons throughout the year, playing golf and surfing
As an instructor and clubfitter, my objective is to work together on each piece of the golf swing so we can form a complete picture that unlocks each student’s true potential. I evaluate and look for ways to improve the efficiency of each aspect of a student’s game and help create a practice plan to achieve specific goals.
The student and I will work closely discussing their goals while taking into account their natural abilities or limitations. My approach to the golf swing is for students to feel the motions while understanding the technical movements that need to happen for effective ball flight – concepts that they can take to the course and better enjoy the game.
My mission for my students is to have a great understanding of the total game. I will share my years of successful playing experience to coach and mentor my students to break through their milestones by employing practice preparation, mental calmness, course management and properly fit golf clubs.
Monica is a Callaway Golf Master Staff Professional.
Monica offers video instruction upon request, included in her private lesson rates.
Schedule a lesson by calling Monica on her cell phone: 858-692-2879 or email (see below)
Payments for private or group lessons must be done through the pro shop. You can pay cash, credit card, debit card or CGC Gift Card.