Shaun Strand – Director of Player Development
Shaun is the Director of Player Development at The Learning Center with twenty years of teaching experience in California, Colorado, Virginia and England. The product of a military family, he spent most of his life living overseas. For several years he caddied on the European Tour and European Challenge Tour, caddying in events from France to Morocco and a few places in between. After moving to Southern California he became Head Golf Professional at Red Hawk Golf Club, just outside of San Diego.
Several years later, Shaun got the opportunity to work for Telski, a Ski & Golf Resort in Telluride, CO where he split his time teaching golf in the summer and teaching snowboarding in the winter. After 10 years of teaching at altitude he decided to try out the east coast when an opportunity came his way that lead him to Washington, DC. He began teaching for The Learning Center at Reston National Golf Course in 2011. Shaun has huge base of junior students and works with some of the top players in the region. He has also helped take The Learning Center to even greater heights putting together a team of Teaching Professionals that made The Learning Center one of the best golf schools in the country.