MEET THE TEAM
Our team at Pacific Northwest Golf Centers believes that the game of golf is just that, a
game. Games are meant to be fun and enjoyable, and we offer a comprehensive learning
environment focusing on making the game of golf more enjoyable for golfers of all skill levels.
A 2013 Graduate of the University of Idaho with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and PGA Golf Management, Tanner is a PGA Member certified in instruction, club fitting, and club repair/building. He works well with students of all ages and skill levels as his philosophy accounts for individual attributes and swing identity while improving the fundamentals of the swing. Tanner has taught over 20,000 lessons and continues to learn on how to be a better instructor. He has worked with multiple tournament players and junior tournament players to achieve their goals, whether it be breaking into the 70s or 60s in tournaments or winning their first event.
Tanner played competitive junior golf while growing up in Oregon and continues to pursue the competitive side of Professional golf. Aside from golf, Tanner is an avid snowboarder and mountain biker.Contact Tanner at [email protected].
With his degree in Physics and career in physiology, as both a strength coach and PT, Peter can assist you in maximizing your potential using Trackman to improve both your scores and longevity in the game of golf. He has a long history in and around the game that extends from his competitive junior days in North Carolina to his accomplishments as an amateur in Southern California (US Open Pub Links, LA City Amateur). Peter’s love of golf was encouraged by his father, an avid golfer, former golf course designer, whom also caddied for Sam Snead. When not golfing, he enjoys spending time with his family, and can also be heard playing drums at various venues and churches around WA..
Gavin is Class A PGA Golf Professional that graduated from University of Idaho in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in PGA Golf Management and Marketing. He works well with students of all ages and skill levels. His philosophy is to work on improving the fundamentals of the swing. Gavin played golf in high school while growing up in Washington and continues to pursue the competitive side of Professional golf. Aside from golf, Gavin enjoys exotic car photography, exploring trails in his Jeep and flying his drone.
Matt was accepted into physical therapy school and went on to further his education at Loma Linda University in Southern California. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree in 2008. Matt was excited to be back in the Pacific Northwest and rejoined the team at Redmond Physical Therapy. He took several students and numerous interns during his time in Redmond.
Matt had the opportunity to join the team at Lake Washington Physical Therapy in the summer of 2010 and embraced the opportunity to become a manager. As a manager, Matt oversaw LWPT's outreach programs with the local schools as well as coordinated students and interns training for the facility.
More recently Matt and his wife Kelli opened up a second branch of LWPT in Houghton. Being a business owner has given him many interesting life experiences and new responsibilities.
Matt’s passion is in outpatient orthopedics where he enjoys the diverse setting and treating a wide variety of pathologies. His focus is to provide every patient with an understanding of their specific injury as well as working with the patient to develop an exercise program and provide them with the tools necessary to meet their goals in rehabilitation. He has specialties in golf, as a level 2 TPI practitioner, allowing him to perform swing analysis, and tailor an exercise program to improve the patients swing.
When not at the clinic Matt enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife Kelli, son Lucas and daughter Audrey. Matt is also an avid fan of all Seattle sports teams and enjoys playing golf, basketball and tennis whenever he gets the chance.