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About Dona Lerner – Raleigh, NC Golf Coach

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Dona Lerner is a Class A Member of the LPGA and a nationally recognized golf coach. She combines a passion for golf with a fun and dynamic teaching style that has earned her recognition through the years, such LPGA Teacher of the Year nominations for 8 years running. Her other accomplishments include:

  • Class A Member LPGA T&CP
  • 2020-2021 Top 50 LPGA Professional Teacher of the Year
  • 2015-2019 LPGA SE Section Treasurer
  • 2018 SE LPGA  Teacher of the Year
  • 2017 National LPGA  Junior Golf Leader of the Year
  • 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017 LPGA Teacher of the Year nominee
  • Founder/Owner of Dona Lerner Golf
  • LPGA USGA Girls Golf site Director 2006-Present
  • Positive Coaching Alliance Double Goal Coach
  • Master Kids Teacher as recognized by USKids Golf
  • USKids Top 50 Teacher 2008-Present
  • 2011 - 2017 LPGA Jr Leadership Award Nominee
  • 2014 & 2016, 2017 LPGA SE Section Jr Leadership Award Recipient
  • LPGA National Evaluator 2007-2011 & 2018
  • 2008 LPGA Sarah Hunter Jr Achievement Award Recipient
  • Former Head Women’s Golf Coach Green Hope High School and Head Men's Golf Coach Cary High School
  • HS Coach of the Year 2006, 2009, 2011 & 2012
  • Local Tour Director USKids Golf - Raleigh and Wilmington
  • Site Director & Lead Instructor for Jr Golf & Girls Golf Programs
  • Callaway Staff Member
  • Successfully competed in Jr Golf and collegiate golf

Dona’s Golf Coaching Philosophy

As a golf coach, Dona believes in empowering her students to overcome challenges by holding them to the correct level of expectations. Her Raleigh golf lessons are available for everyone from seniors to kids learning golf, and Dona is an expert at helping them learn and improve at golf while having fun. After all, “golf is a game, and games are meant to be fun!”

Raleigh’s Trusted Golf Coach

Dona Lerner is excited to coach golf to beginners throughout Raleigh, and the surrounding areas. If you are looking to improve your golf skills, help your children learn golf, or learn yourself, call Dona today at 919.206.4653 or book a lesson online!

Contact Dona: practicetee@aol.com