Tina Mickelson Bio

Tina Mickelson

  • Birthplace: San Diego, CA
  • Home: San Diego, CA

Career Highlights

Tina has been a teaching professional since 1991 and has been a PGA Class "A" Member since 1994. She currently teaches out of the Santaluz Club in San Diego, CA. In addition to her teaching resume, she has been involved in all aspects of public and media relations within the golf industry. Tina has worked with Dr. Deepak Chopra on his book, "Golf for Enlightenment", as one of the editors. They continue to work closely together to incorporate the benefits of his life teachings into the game of golf (and vice versa). She is one of the instructors for his program, Golf for Enlightenment. She is the Ambassador for Women’s Golf for Callaway Golf, a featured instructor for the ESPN Golf Schools for Women, and has been seen on the Golf Channel on various programs. These include the Golf Channel Academy, Academy Live, Your Game Night, and Drive, Chip, & Putt. She has also been a regular on numerous national radio sports talk sows. Tina was the author of a column that provided weekly golf tips to newspapers, periodicals, and websites world wide and was syndicated by Copley News Service. She authored a column, called “Professional Golf Tips with Tina Mickelson” from July 2000 until the syndicate closed down in June 2008. In December, 2008, her tips will be featured on www.youreeeka.com. Tina’s passion for teaching the game is what drives her to try to reach as large an audience as possible with her teaching philosophies and approach to the game.