The TKGA Team
Our staff is what truly sets us apart.
PGA Teaching Professional Todd Kolb is recognized as one of the top instructors in the upper Midwest. He is one of a handful of instructors who have been “certified” by the PGA of America in golf instruction.
In addition to receiving this honor, he has also received golf biomechanics accreditations from the Titleist Performance Institute and leading bio mechanist, Dr. Young-Hoo Kwon.
In 2008, Todd was awarded the highest honor from his fellow peers by being named Minnesota PGA Teacher of the Year. He received similar honors in 2010 and 2015 when the PGA Dakota Chapter named him Teacher of the Year.
With more than 25 years of teaching experience working with beginners to touring professionals around the country, Todd has developed a coaching style that has produced the best competitive players year after year. His passion for developing junior golfers has produced collegiate players for Texas Tech University, University of Arizona, University of New Mexico, University of Minnesota, University of Nebraska and South Dakota State University just to name a few.
In 2010 Todd started Team 605 to provide highly motivated juniors with opportunities to compete at the highest level. The junior golfers in Team 605 have combined to win over 50 state championships and tournaments across the United States.
Todd has spent the majority of his career focusing on the development of the highly competitive golfer. He currently coaches players on the LPGA Tour, men’s and women’s mini-tours, and aspiring touring professionals.
Todd graduated from the Professional Golf Management Program at New Mexico State University in 1994. He and his wife Susan have two children.
Instructor and Tech Specialist
Tyler Prins has been coaching with the Todd Kolb Golf Academy since 2012. He currently leads all junior golf instruction with a primary focus on students ages 9-17. Tyler excels at teaching solid fundamentals that provide an excellent foundation for long term skill development in young golfers.
Tyler is passionate about the game of golf and is focused on making sure each and every student reaches their fullest potential. He has been instrumental in the growth of the academy and oversees all technology and business development.
Sam Vosler is in his first year at the Todd Kolb Golf Academy. He is the lead Performance Coach for the academy. Sam’s role is to educate and develop young competitive golfers’ course management and mental approach in their golf game.
Sam excels at creating practice and game-like training programs for students of all skill levels so they can maximize their golf swings and shoot lower scores. He focuses on creating a fun, competitive environment where students learn how to practice in the most efficient and effective way.
Sam’s passion is to help golfers understand how to play better golf. He enjoys working with each individual golfer to develop a personal plan to reach their goals and enjoy the game of golf.