Nicole Weller, PGA and LPGA
Raised in Lakeville, Massachusetts and beginning her golf career near age 4, Nicole Weller (Savannah, GA) rose through youth golf and women’s amateur golf rankings to play on scholarship at Wake Forest University, where she earned her B.S. in Psychology (’94). Nicole followed up her collegate career with a master’s degree in sport psychology at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (’95) and proceeded to enter into both the LPGA and PGA of America certification programs while working as an assistant professional at Cherokee Country Club and Fairways and Green Golf Center in Knoxville.
She grew the LPGA*USGA Girls Golf chapter there from 15 to nearly 80 girls ages 4-17 before moving to Savannah, Georgia, with her husband (PGA member and Head Golf Professional Ty Weller), where she works with members and their guests at The Landings Club as Head Teaching Professional and is responsible for all golf education programs at the Club. Nicole is a Class A member of the PGA of America and the LPG, as well as a member of Proponent Group. She is SNAG, TPI and U.S. Kids Golf Certified and is a staff ambassador for The Littlest Golfer.
Having authored the first-ever golf sticker reward book for children ages 4-8+, Nicole is the first duo award recipient in the same year for both the PGA and LPGA Junior Golf leader Awards (2013). She has earned other honors to include GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teacher, U.S. Kids Golf Master Kids Teacher, Georgia PGA Horton Smith Section Award, Golf Digest Best 50 Women Teachers, Golf Digest Best Young Teacher, LPGA T&CP Southeast Junior Golf Leader and Teacher of the Year and Georgia PGA East Chapter Teacher of the Year.
Nicole can be reached at www.nicoleweller.com