The Academy Team
Kyle Miller - Director of Instruction
Kyle Miller is one of the most recognizable names in the golf industry, and has made headlines worldwide at golf’s highest stages.
Setting history on the PGA Tour level by becoming Canada’s first ever golf professional diagnosed with cerebral palsy are among some of Kyle’s unique and powerful accomplishments.
For over ten years Kyle Miller has proven to be a top golf coach all over Western Canada with tens of thousands of lessons taught to all skill levels, including Professionals that have gone on to see success at some of golf’s highest stages.
Kyle Miller has also spent years caddying for professionals at some of professional golf’s top levels and conducted lessons to all skill levels, making him one of the most versatile and effective golf coaches in the industry.
In 2017 Kyle Miller hosted the inaugural clinic at the Shriner’s Hospital For Children PGA Tour Event, other recent appearances include being a notable “Guest Speaker” at the PGA of Alberta Golf Show.
Kyle Miller offers one of the most powerful aptitudes for golf instruction in the industry and possesses a genuine passion for helping people enjoy the game of golf.
Currently Kyle Miller is the Director of Instruction at Kyle Miller Golf Academy, based in Calgary, Alberta. He is a member of the World Golf Teachers Federation and former member of the PGA of Alberta, and continues to coach and mentor golfers competing at various professional levels.
“Limitations are meant to be broken, that’s kind of how I look at life. . . People just need to stay positive and dig deep, not count yourself out so easily.”
Jason Plosz - Short Game Specialist
Jason is one of the few Level 3 Titleist Performance Institute Certified instructors in Canada.
Jason does not guess when it comes to your golf game, he performs thorough tests with each students to find the most suitable teaching methods.
In the past, Jason has been involved with instruction from the Titleist Performance Institute (top 100 Instructors Dave Phillips and Dr. Greg Rose), James Seickmann –“the master of the modern short game” (2018 PGA of America Teacher of the Year), Jeff Chambers – (PGA of Canada – 2018 Coach of year), Dave Pelz, Dave LiCalsi , David Ledbetter Academy, and Butch Harmon and Harmony Brothers teaching Summit.
Jason has taught in excess of 5000 golf lessons, and has a full resume of achievements including winning multiple professional golf events within the PGA of Saskatchewan, Board of Directors seat as a PGA of Canada Education Chairman, Titleist Performance Institute Certified Level 3, and class “A” PGA of Canada status.
Matt Kirlin - Academy Instructor
Matt has taught thousands of lessons since turning professional, and his past students have progressed into college athletes at Oregon State and Grand Canyon University to name a few. Matt’s passion is guiding junior golfers through the amateur and collegiate ranks and reaching their full potential through swing mechanics, course management and mental toughness.
Matt Kirlin is heading into his 5th year as a professional. Matts resume also includes spending several years down in phoenix working with world renowned golf coach Warren Schutte. Matt gives much credit to his time spent down south learning about golf swing and playing on tours. Matt has been at Lynx Ridge for 12 years beginning during his time as a junior, and has worked his way up to become the assistant general manager of the backshop and Proshop.