Class A PGA Professional, Dineen Notman is a lifelong student of golf & life. Dineen’s unique approach to connecting with others and building relationships inspires people of every age, gender and skill level to PLAY golf. She brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to guide others to achieve their own personal endeavors.
Dineen takes the time and identifies the uniqueness of each of her students, considering their physical, social emotional, mental and spiritual needs. In this way, she is able to create a more perfect environment for performance growth.
One of her true passions is finding a better means and methods of empowering children through golf. Working with children, she has observed that they need to feel SAFE in order to learn, and fully experience THEIR OWN process. Her creative ability to set up an atmosphere of FUN learning is seen in all areas of her coaching. Specifically, working with children, Dineen provides the tools for them to succeed in life and golf. Many children have gained self -confidence and motivation because of her energy, enthusiasm and encouragement while coaching.
Proudly, Dineen is a graduate of Penn State University where she studied Park and Tourism Management with a concentration in Professional Golf Management and was a four-year member of the Penn State Women’s Golf Team.
Dineen completed four internships including LSM Golf Schools at Drumlins Golf Club in Syracuse, New York; Penn State Collegiate Golf Camps at the Penn State University Golf Courses; Vail Golf Club in Vail, Colorado and Drive 495 Golf & Fitness Club in New York City.
Some of her certifications include being a TPI Certified Level 1, Level 2 Junior Coach and US Kids Golf Certified Instructor. Her commitment to coaching and helping others is evident by her participation in seminars for learning and coaching each year.
Former Director of Coaching at KTUGA where she had the privilege of coaching children and developing other coaches on a 365 – day basis.