I began my professional golf career in 1996 at a touring pro and now teach full time as a PGA Class A Instructor
In 2016 I won the SCPGA Match Play title.
Thank you for visiting my website! My name is Steve M. Holmes and I currently teach at Westlake Golf Course. I am a PGA Class A Instructor and am passionate about helping golfers get better. Additionally, I am the Volunteer Assistant Coach for the top-ranked UCLA Women's Golf Team and have worked with three #1 World Ranked Amateurs. In 2021, I look forward to helping my professional, elite and amateur golfers reach their goals.
Born and raised in the Ventura County, I began playing golf as a freshman at Newbury Park High School. I earned a golf scholarship and graduated from UC Irvine in 1995. I began my professional career at Sunset Hills Country Club and soon after started competing in various professional tournaments. In 2002, I earned my PGA Nationwide Tour (currently the Korn Ferry Tour) Card though PGA Q-School. I have also competed in 2 PGA Tour events, the 2014 Northern Trust Open and the 2010 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospital for Children Open.
- PGA Class A Teaching Professional
- Operation 36 Level II
- Aimpoint Collegiate Coach
- Stack & Tilt Authorized Instructor
- Putting Zone Instructor
- TPI Level I