Meet our professional

Eric Simmons      

Eric Simmons brings a variety of professional experiences to the Fords Colony Golf Academy, including roles as a swing coach, club fitter, club repair specialist and top junior instructor. He has held similar positions at Holly Hills CC in MD, Whiskey Creek GC in MD, and Independence GC in VA.

Eric has a passion to help each player achieve their playing goals while working within the frame work of golf laws and principles. His main focus is to help players build on their current abilities using unique practice routines, video analysis, and a greater understanding of how motor skills are learned.    

  • PGA Class "A" Golf Professional
  • 2 years USGA Top 50 Junior instructors Honorable Mention
  • Featured in a full page article in Golf Business Magazine
  • Was director of one of the largest junior programs on the east coast and developed programs for more than 12,000 juniors
  • 10 years' teaching experience
  • Titleist Certified Club Fitter