Professional Associates


Paul Davies

Director of Instruction | Wisdom in Golf Academy at Richmond Hill

Paul has been an awesome partner of mine at the Richmond Hill Golf Learning Centre for over 12 years; wow have we done some teaching together!  His perch is right next to mine and we have “ham and egged” it beautifully!  Whenever I am out of town or under the weather, I can count on Paul to not only cover for me, but to get my students shining like new pennies every time.  It is a real honour to work with you! – Sincerely, Shawn Clement


Donna Norman

Senior Instructor | Wisdom in Golf Academy at Richmond Hill

Donna Norman has been my right arm in this Academy for the past 7 years and has built an incredible following of new women golfers and is now considered a legend in the area. Fantastic Teacher and an even better person! An angel sent her to us and I am thankful every day that she is on our team.  Donna keeps the centre firing on all cylinders and my students always have something positive to say about her when she covers for me on my travels!    – Sincerely, Shawn Clement


 Matt Blois
Wisdom In Golf Marketing Director

Wisdom in Golf’s new website design, YouTube videos and social media are all produced by Matt and his company Between the Lines Media. Please feel free to contact him for help with your business.


Edouard Montaz
Wisdom In Golf Europe

You have seen him in two of my videos and he is now creating wonderful French versions of my YouTube lessons. He has come so far with my teaching methods and success for him in Paris is gaining momentum by the day with one of his pupils winning the French Amateur Championship. He is very fluent in English, so for those of you in Europe, he is our VP of operations there, centrally located in Paris


John Carroll

John has an impressive career in golf, from being a Head Professional in 1974-1979 to holding a position of Director of Golf Operations at The Club Pelican Bay from 1979 to 2007. John was nominated a Teacher of the Year award in 1989 and twice – Golf Professional of the Year. Just recently he was honored with The Florida State Senior Award. Alico Family Golf Center.


Richard Rice

Located in Williamsburg, VA, Richard has been a golf professional for over 3 years. He is a firm believer that anyone of any skill level can succeed and improve as long as they work on the right things. His goal is to give his students the WISDOM to succeed, and the motivation to improve.


Ricky Serrano
PGA Director of Instruction

Ricky Serrano has been the Director of Instruction at Cattail Creek since 2006 and has been teaching and promoting the game of golf since 1999. In that time Ricky has given thousands of golf lessons to adults and juniors at all ages and levels of experience. His teaching philosophy is that there are no short cuts: “Without mastering the fundamentals, I believe you will never be able to reach your full potential as a golfer,” he says.

He is a Certified FlightScope Instructor, and prides himself in keeping up with the latest developments in the golf industry. Ricky is always looking for better ways to communicate our wisdom and teach his students with the use of digital video and computer technology, especially in the Learning Center at Cattail Creek Country Club.
410-489-5224 ext. 224


Cody Vanderford

I am a high school golf coach and I found Shawn 4 years ago. His teaching methods and style resonated with me from the beginning. I have been studying and applying those methods for the entire time since, and have had the great pleasure of working with Shawn in person while he was here in Dallas. I LOVE teaching and LEARNING! I believe that TARGET FOCUS is the ONLY focus!


Travis Lauterbach

Travis Lauterbach is entering his fifth season as the head coach for the men’s and women’s golf teams. In that time Lauterbach has led the men’s team to a Southern States Athletic Conference title in 2014 and two consecutive NAIA national tournament appearances including a sixth place finish in 2013 event. Lauterbach’s golf resume is impressive. He played collegiately at Harding University and has also served the sport as a caddie at some of the country’s finest courses, including the Augusta National Golf Club, site of The Masters. The list of golf clients Lauterbach, who is also Faulkner’s Sports Facility Coordinator, has caddied for includes Jack Nicklaus and former president Bill Clinton, as well as many professional athletes. He has also worked at other renowned facilities such as Whistling Straits (Wisc.), TPC Sawgrass (Fla.) and TPC Potomac (Md.). Lauterbach earned a degree in Early Childhood Education from Harding in 2006. He added a master’s degree in Business Administration in 2007. While in graduate school, he was an assistant coach for Harding’s women’s golf team.



Derrick Sands

Derrick has been coaching golf for eight years at the high school where he teaches mathematics. His goal as an instructor of golf is to instill a focused, can-do attitude toward the game. Derrick, a Wisconsin native, has been following Shawn’s teachings for several years, and has experienced great improvement in his swing and overall enjoyment of the game.


Nick Johnson

I am currently in the Minneapolis area and look forward to meeting other avid golfers while teaching and learning as we go! There are two must haves in golf as far as I’m concerned,1. Must have a target! 2. Must have some fun!


Chantal Emond

Committed to health and wellness, Chantal is the founder of Fore! Yoga and has been practicing yoga for over 18 years. An avid golfer, she is uniquely qualified to help golfers of all level reach their full potential, on and off the golf course. Offering the program Yoga for Golfers™ (YFG), she is TPI Certified and teaches privately and in corporate settings with one goal in mind: to help golfers feel better so they can play better and longer! A mind-body approach to golf fitness, YFG is for everyone, and no previous yoga experience is needed. A skillful communicator, Chantal offers dynamic golf specific clinics geared towards improving performance on the golf course, by increasing mobility, balance, strength, and focus.