I coach players ranging in skill from beginners, high school players aspiring to play college golf, to tournament players.
Paul has been recognized by Golf Digest as one of The Best Teachers in New Jersey, and has been honored by U.S. Kids Golf as a Top 50 Kids Teachers in 2017 and 2018.
Paul has taught putting on the PGA Tour and his studio is a Tour Fitting Studio location for the SeeMore putter company. Paul is also level II certified by the Titleist Performance Institute, AimPoint and K-Motion. He creates coaching programs for adult and junior students and uses the best technology to coach a number of junior golfers, several of whom are the best in their age groups in New York and New Jersey. Paul’s clients have qualified for the U.S. Kids Golf World Championships and Teen World Championships and won qualifiers and multi-day events on the AJGA, Hurricane Junior Golf, IMG Junior Golf, IJGT, NJPGA Junior Tours. Paul’s passion is to help every golfer he meets enjoy the game. He currently serves on Foresight Sports’ Advisory Board, is a member of Harvard’s McClean Hospital Institute of Coaching, and the NJPGA Junior Golf Committee.
Paul learned the game on Chicago’s historic public Jackson Park Golf Course. He attended Colgate University and was co-captain of the golf team before he left early to play professional golf. Paul competed for three years on the Golden Bear (now Gateway) tour and other mini-tours but an injury thwarted his quest to play on the PGA TOUR. He returned to school at Rutgers University and graduated with a B.A. in Political Science. He earned a Juris Doctorate Degree, with honors, from the University of Miami School of Law, and passed the bars in New York and New Jersey. For several years, Paul worked as a child protective services prosecutor in the New Jersey Attorney General’s office before returning to a career in golf.
Along the way, Paul has learned from some of the game’s greatest teachers including Bob Toski, Phil Ritson, Mark Sweeney, Chuck Evans, Henry Brunton, John Godwin, Dr. Rick Jensen, and Chicago golf legend Emanuel Worley. Paul uses his competitive experiences while coaching clients. In 2015, he advanced to U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying with a score of 69 at Montammy Country Club in Alpine, New Jersey. Paul also made 9 birdies at the 2015 Open Pro Am at Bedens Brook Club, Skillman, New Jersey. He also qualified for the 2012 Metropolitan Open with a score of 68 and finished T-5th at the 2012 Bridgestone Premiere Pro-Am at Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio.