Lead Coach – Dave Sanford
David is the head teaching professional at Crosswinds Golf Club since 2004. His PGA apprenticeship began at Glengary Country Club from 1957 – 1978 and he was then elected into PGA membership in 1980. As a member of the PGA for over a quarter century, David has an extensive background as the head professional at country clubs that include Heatherdowns South, Louden Meadows and Fostoria.
Since 1983, David has been apart of the Toledo Chapter of the PGA serving multiple positions including his role as President in 1997 – 1998. David is a lead coach for The First Tee of Lake Erie and really enjoys helping young people learn and grow into great citizens.
Dave specializes in working with individuals of all abilities. Working with the Toledo Ability Center Gain program for the disabled, Camp Cricket and becoming a certified coach for the #GameON Autism program has allowed David to instruct programs that allow everyone to enjoy the game of golf.