About Ari

I currently serve as the Lead Instructor and Junior Golf Coordinator for the Learning Center at Compass Pointe Golf Courses. I am originally from Mill Valley, California just north of San Francisco. As a multi-sport athlete growing up, I did not pick up gol...


Compass Pointe Golf Courses

9010 Fort Smallwood Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122

Adult 30 Minute Lesson
30 Mins, In-Person, 1 Adult



Adult 60 Minute Lesson
60 Mins, In-Person, 1 Adult



Custom Club Fitting
60 Mins, In-Person, 1 Adult



1 hour Custom Club Fitting. Includes current club assessment, Trackman analysis, Mizuno Shaft Optimizer, and $50 toward purchase of new club order.

Adult Semi-Private Lesson
60 Mins, In-Person, 2 Adult



Playing Lesson 90-Minutes
90 Mins, In-Person, 1 Adult



Adult playing lesson, 90 minutes

Junior 30-Minute Lesson
30 Mins, In-Person, 1 Junior



Junior 60-Minute Lesson
60 Mins, In-Person, 1 Junior



Junior Semi-Private Lesson
60 Mins, In-Person, 2 Junior



14 Reviews

I bought the 5 session package and was extremely pleased with Ari's instructions. Each session I got a simple t...

James T - July 21, 2023

Great instructor. My daughter loved his teaching style

Olivia B - July 10, 2023


Took the time to understand my problem and look at my putting stroke. We went over realistic goals in put...

William B - June 8, 2023

Ari was polite welcoming and on time. He quickly assessed my need after a conversation and watching me move according...

Doug C - May 28, 2023

He really paid attention and he's also very skilled at being a golf teacher. - Josey (9)

Colby P - March 23, 2023

Had a great lesson recently with Ari. He does a terrrific job of simplfying what you need to do to improve "you...

Robert K D - October 24, 2022

Great coaching for beginners, figured out where I was making mistakes in my swing and easily corrected them

Kevin F - October 16, 2022

Has a fantastic relationship with kids. Talks to them in a very positive way. Has developed a very strong relations...

Jack G - October 8, 2022

Ari is the best. My son loves working with him. He has been instrumental in improving my junior golfer's game.

Zach B - September 26, 2022

Had a lesson this morning with Ari on chipping and pitching. He was terrific in explaining and demonstrating everythi...

Carl K - September 15, 2022

Great teacher with great advice. Booking another lesson soon!

Hunter P - September 8, 2022

Ari is fantastic. He has totally changed my golf game. He correctly pointed out the flaws in my swing and I have be...

Dan O - June 9, 2022

Ari is a brilliant coach. He has done wonders with my often mercurial eleven year old. His teaching is both specifi...

Ryan E - June 6, 2022

Zach loves his personal classes! Motivates him to correct what needs to be corrected with how he hits his clubs.

Krishna S - June 5, 2022

Areas of Focus

  • Putting
  • Short Game
  • Full Swing
  • Club Fitting
  • Fundamentals
  • Jr. Golf
  • Mental Game

Playing Experience

  • Collegiate Golfer
  • PGA Section Events

Club Fitting Certifications

  • Callaway
  • Mizuno

Teaching Tools

  • 3D Analysis
  • TrackMan
  • Video Analysis