Private Lessons for Juniors and Adults

Our team of highly experienced PGA golf professionals are available to provide personalized one-on-one instruction that can include full video analysis and a comprehensive game improvement program to help you get the most possible enjoyment and satisfaction from your game. Our teachers have coached thousands of students ranging from beginning golfers to NCAA collegiate players and touring professionals. Let us create a program for you that will help you take your game to the next level.

For programs and rates or to schedule a private lesson, please contact us at (615) 465-6322 to speak with one of our professionals. We look forward to helping you reach your goals.

Gaylon Cude, PGA Teaching Professional

Gaylon Cude is a Class A member of the PGA of America and has been with the Golf House TN team for ten years. Gaylon brings a special passion and enthusiasm for helping his students improve and enjoy their golf games. Gaylon has worked diligently to hone his skills as a teacher and coach and has already helped many area golfers to elevate their skills. Gaylon is also an instructor with the TPGA Junior Golf Academy and serves as its assistant director. Gaylon was recognized as a U.S. Kids Golf Top 50 Kids Teacher Honorable Mention recipient in 2014.  He has also been named to Golf Digest's list of Best Teachers by State in Tennessee  since 2017 as well as their list of Best Young Teachers in America since 2018.  Gaylon is a native of Middle Tennessee and joined the professional staff at Golf House Tennessee following a successful intercollegiate career at Belmont University. 


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Office Phone: 615-465-6322

Email: gcude@tngolf.org


Valerie Vaughn, PGA Teaching Professional

Valerie Vaughn is a Class A member of the PGA of America and brings years of experience to our instructional team at Golf House Tennessee. Valerie spearheads our junior development programs & events.. Valerie is a graduate of Western Kentucky University where she played collegiate golf. Valerie has contributed to the success of many of the Southeast’s finest golf programs including playing a key role in the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Birmingham, Alabama. She was honored as the Dixie Section PGA President's Plaque Award recipient in both 2009 and 2010, Tennessee Section PGA Middle Tennessee Chapter Youth Player Development Award in 2017 and Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award in 2018 and 2020, Tennessee Section PGA Richard Eller Growth of the Game Award in 2018, GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional in 2019, and GRAA Top 100 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional in 2020.  Valerie loves teaching juniors and adults and has quickly developed a loyal following of happy students.

Office Phone: 615-465-6323

Email: vvaughn@tngolf.org


Daniel Booker, PGA Associate 

Daniel Booker is a PGA Associate en route to Class A Membership of the PGA of America and is in his second year on the Golf House Tennessee Instructional Team.  Daniel brings a strong passion to teaching the game of golf and inspiring his students to achieve their best potential.  Daniel believes in the motto of continuous improvement and is dedicated to each and every one of his students.  Daniel graduated from Belmont University after achieving a decorated collegiate golf career while receiving a degree in Exercise Science. Daniel is actively certified in the Titleist Performance Institute and Functional Movement Systems.  Daniel also serves as an instructor for the TPGA Junior Golf Academy as well as Assistant Men's Golf Coach for Belmont University in Nashville, TN. 


Office Phone: 615-465-6338

Email: dbooker@tngolf.org