Teacher of the Year Award

LPGA National Teacher of the Year Award

In 1958, the LPGA established the LPGA National Teacher of the Year Award. Since that time, the award has been given annually to the woman golf professional who has most exemplified her profession during the year.

The candidate must be a LPGA T&CP Class A or Master Professional member in good standing and is primarily engaged in the teaching of golf at a country club, golf club, approved golf range or other approved facility. She must have been active in LPGA section and/or national events and made significant contributions in one or more of the following areas:

  • junior golf
  • senior golf
  • women's golf
  • men's golf
  • special populations
  • students of prominence

  • Recipients

    2013
    Sue Powers
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    2012 Deb Vangellow
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    2011 Susan Claycomb-Crowley  
    2010 Cindy Miller  
    2009 Rita Reasons  
    2008 Karen Palacios-Jansen  
    2007 Teresa Zamboni  
    2006 Cheryl Anderson  
    2005 Marie Claire De Bartoli  
    2004 Rosey Bartlett  
    2003 Nancy Bender  
    2002 Krista Dunton  
    2001 Kathy Murphy  
    2000 Nancy Quarcelino  
    1999 Amy Fox  
    1998 Carol Preisinger  
    1997 Diane McHeffey  
    1996 Gale Peterson  
    1995 Kay McMahon  
    1994 Jane Frost  
    1993 Dr. DeDe Owens  
    1992 Lynn Marriott  
    1991 Dr. Betsy Clark  
    1990 Dana Rader  
    1989 Sharon Miller  
    1988 Judy Whitehouse  
    1987 Linda Craft  
    1986 Barbara Crawford-O'Brien  
    1985 Annette Thompson  
    1984 Shirley Spork  
    1983 Rina Ritson  
    1982 Barbara Romack  
    1981 Jane Read  
    1980 Betty Dodd  
    1979 Bobbie Ripley  
    1978 Shirley Englehorn  
    1977 Dr. DeDe Owens  
    1976 Marge Burns  
    1975 Carol Johnson  
    1974 Mary Dagraedt  
    1973 Penny Zavichas  
    1972 Lee Spencer  
    1971 Jeanette Rector  
    1970 Gloria Armstrong  
    1969 JoAnne Winter  
    1968 Gloria Fecht  
    1967 Jackie Pung  
    1966 Ann Casey Johnstone  
    1965 Goldie Bateson  
    1964 Sally Doyle  
    1963 Vonnie Colby  
    1962 Ellen Griffin  
    1961 Peggy Kirk Bell  
    1960 Barbara Rotvig  
    1959 Shirley Spork  
    1958 Helen Dettweiler

     

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