Grayson Zacker is the Director of Instruction for the Jim McLean Golf Schools as well as a Lead Master Instructor at the Biltmore.  He is a Class-A PGA Professional, one of Golf Digests "Best Young Teachers in America", a top 40 instructor under the age of 40 in the US and recipient of the 2015 "Teacher of the Year" award in the South Florida PGA Southern Chapter.   Grayson grew up near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and was one of the top junior golfers in the region (low tournament round 67). He has been playing golf since he was 5 years old and working in the golf industry since the age 14. Some of the clubs he has worked at include:

  • Lehigh Country Club, Allentown PA

  • Saucon Valley Country Club, Bethlehem PA

  • The Penn State Golf Courses, State College PA

  • Baltimore Country Club, Baltimore MD

  • Kilmarlic Golf Club, Outer Banks NC

Grayson attended Penn State University, graduating from the Professional Golf Management program, a major designed specifically for the golf industry. Grayson joined us here at the Jim McLean Golf School in December of 2008 and since then has had thousands of hours of teaching experience with players of all abilities. Grayson employs a positive approach to teaching that is guaranteed to help you accomplish your goals in golf!