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Hafeman named golf ‘Teacher of the Year’

Mary Hafeman, LPGA and PGA Golf Professional, a former LPGA Tour player and member of the University of Florida Hall of Fame has been selected by the PGA Northern Chapter, North Florida Section; 2011 Teacher of the Year.

“I am very proud and honored to be selected by my peers for this prestigious award. I’d like to thank all my students that I have had the opportunity to work with throughout the years! It has been fun to be able to experience golf at the highest playing levels then turn around and pass my experience and passion for golf on to so many interested players”.

Hafeman has been teaching for more than 20 years in North Florida. She has been named one of Golf for Women’s magazine top-50 teachers in the United States. She will be conducting an Advantage Knowledge Is Power workshop on “How to do business on the golf course” April 15. For information on registering for this workshop, go to

Hafeman can be reached at

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