Meet Our Instructors

Gary Keating, Head PGA Golf Professional

Gary Keating Photo The Shell Point Golf Club is pleased to introduce Director of Golf Gary Keating. With 20 years of experience, Gary brings an accomplished background in all aspects of the profession, from playing and touring to teaching and managing.

Gary was featured in several golfing magazines after he made four Eagles in one round of golf in the Powder Puff Pro-Am in 1991 - the first time this feat was recorded in the history of golf! A 16-time Challenge Cup competitor, he played on the European Tour for three years and is a record holder at 19 golf courses.

A Class A PGA Member since 1991, Gary was named the Southwest Florida PGA Player of the Year in 1996, 1997 and 1999. He also qualified and played in the 1995 and 1997 Honda Classic. PGA Member Logo

As a teacher, Gary worked with 15 touring professionals from PGA tour, Senior PGA tour, LPGA tour, the Canadian Tour and the European tour. He was named PGA Southwest Florida Chapter Teacher of the Year in 2001 and 2002.

Call (239) 433-9790 to reserve time with any of our talented professionals

Gary Keating, PGA Head Golf Professional
$45 - Half Hour Lesson
$90 - Full Hour Lesson

Jonah Noble, Assistant Golf Professional

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Jonah Noble is one of two assistant golf professionals at Shell Point Golf Club. Originally from Dayton, Ohio, Jonah started his golf career as an outside service attendant at a small public golf course located in Lynchburg, Virginia, where he attended college. After graduating college and moving to Naples, Florida, Jonah worked as a caddy at Tiburon Golf Club, where he caddied in several Pro-Am events, including the 2017 QBE Shootout hosted by Tiburon Golf Club and the PGA Tour.

Jonah started as the assistant golf professional at Shell Point Golf Club in January of 2018, where he enrolled in Level One of the PGA Professional Golf Management Program. Jonah is a certified Ping Club Fitter and Golf Pride Grip Fitter. He is available for individual lessons, group and playing lessons, club fitting and club repair.

For more information, please email Jonah at

$75 - 45-60 minute lesson

Nick Macenas, Teaching Professional

$15 for Saturday Golf Clinic • 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Members: $50 for 45 minutes
Non-Members: $75 for 45 minutes