Heather Angell, PGA, MSM




Director of Instruction, Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club

Adjunct Professor, Florida Gulf Coast University

Accomplished LPGA Tour Professional, Personal Branding & Marketing Specialist

Author and Contributing Sports Writer

Social Media Blog – “Eat, Play, Win” - http://eatplaywin.blogspot.com 

Master’s Degree, Sports Management / Bachelor of Arts Degree, Marketing and Advertising


Analytical, detail-oriented professional with 14 years of experience developing a personal brand and marketing oneself worldwide.  Expert in the following areas:

  • Marketing & Advertising

  • Public Relations & Media, Journalism

  • Global Playing Experience

  • Tournament Operations & Management

  • Business Planning & Implementation

  • Golf Instruction


Director of Instruction.                                                                                    2019-Present
Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club, Fort Myers, FL

Adjunct Professor, “Golf for Business and Life”                                                                                    2018-Present
Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers, FL

Senior Golf Instructor                                                                                                                                       2014-Present
North Carolina Golf Academy, Greensboro/High Point, NC                                                                                                                                             

Creator - “Eat, Play, Win Blog”                                                                                                                      2014-Present
Online blog focusing on food allergies and athletics. How to survive and excel in sports with multiple food intolerances.

LPGA Golf Tour Professional                                                                                                                          2003 – 2019

Managed and marketed "Heather Angell" brand including golf related products.

Notable Playing Accomplishments:

  • Third place at 2017 LPGA National Championship, earning spot in 2018 KPMG PGA Women’s Championship

  • Winner of 2012 Ohio Women’s Open

  • Second place at 2012 Maryland Women’s Open

  • Member of 2006-2011 Player Promotional Team–Official marketing team for LPGA Futures Tour

  • One of two members on 2008 LPGA Professional Development & Member Services Advisory Committee.

  • Selected by peers as official representative on Futures Tour Players’ Advisory Committee, 2005

  • Selected tour representative to appear in all print media advertising for tour, 2004

  • Finished 6th of 300 at 2003 Qualifying School and 17th out of 300 at 2015 Qualifying School

  • Participated in numerous charity tournaments, winning over $150,000 for charity

  • Honored by Governor Mike Easley for contributions in Women’s Sports in North Carolina, 2002

Teaching Professional/Manager of Ladies Programs                                                                          2015-2019
Verandah Club, Fort Myers, FL      

Golf News Writer
PGA Magazine Newsletter, Contributing Writer                                                                                      2018                                           
Triad Golf Today, Contributing Writer                                                                                                        2012, 2017
Triangle Golf Today, Contributing Writer                                                                                                   2012

Assistant Golf Professional                                                                                                                             2011-2012
Salem Glen Country Club, Clemmons, NC

Independent Contractor/Golf Course GPS Mapper                                                                             2005-2010
Sky Hawke Technologies, Inc., Ridgeland, MS

Editor and Writer of Training and Teaching Manual                                                                           2005
Accelerized Golf, Atlanta, GA

Merchandiser/Tournament Operations Assistant/ Internship                                                       2004
Grandover Resort, Greensboro, NC

Division I Assistant Women’s Golf Coach / Internship                                                                       2003                         
High Point University, High Point, NC                                                   


PGA Women’s Leaders ProAm Clinic                                                                                                       2019
Developed a program of golf skills to instruct 60 women during the PGA Women’s Leaders ProAm in the Dominican Republic

Women’s Golf Day                                                                                                                                       2019
Instructed golf to over 250 women in Southwest Florida

KPMG Women’s PGA Championship Clinic                                                                                             2018
Developed and instructed a day-long clinic for business women across the country to teach benefits of golf in business

LPGA USGA Girls Golf Clinic                                                                                                                       2018
Instructed 100 girls about basic golf skills in Pinehurst, NC

Crosby Scholars Invitational                                                                                                                       1998-2019
Earned over $150,000 for charity
Tournament Committee Member

Junior League of Winston-Salem (JLWS) 2007-2018, Winston-Salem, NC                                 2007-2018

  • Scholarship Selection Committee, Crosby Scholars Program

  • Chairperson for the Crosby Scholars Program Committee

  • Executive Board of Directors Representative, Forsyth Education Partnership

  • Editor of the semi-annual magazine for the JLWS, Words of Winston-Salem

  • Assistant Editor, Annual Report for the JLWS, Words of Winston-Salem


Golf Certifications

PGA Certified Professional in all four designations                                                                                 2017

   General Management, Golf Operations, Teaching/Coaching, Player Development

PGA Class A Membership                                                                                                                                 2015

Titleist Club Fitting Professional Certification                                                                                           2017, 2018

Titleist Golf Ball Fitting Certification                                                                                                                  2018

Swing Catalyst Level 1 and Level 2 Certified Instructor                                                                        2018, 2019

PGA.Coach Certification                                                                                                                                  2019

High Point University, High Point, NC                                                 

Master’s Degree, Sport Management                                                                                                         2005

Summa Cum Laude | Phi Epsilon Kappa Honor Fraternity

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

Bachelor of Arts Degree, Marketing and Advertising, School of Journalism                               2002

National Merit Scholar | Full Athletic Golf Scholarship

Dean’s List | ACC Honor Roll | Athletic Director’s Scholar Athlete Award