Laird Small – Director – Pebble Beach Golf Academy, Pebble Beach

Laird Small has been the Director of the Pebble Beach Golf Academy since 1996. Combining premier playing abilities with gift of teaching golf acumen, Small has received numerous honors over the years, including:

  • America's 50 Best Teachers by Golf Digest in 2013/2014
  • Top 100 Teachers in America by Golf Magazine in 2013/2014
  • 2003 PGA Teacher of the Year award
  • 1996 NCPGA's Northern California Teacher of the Year