Shawn Smith

PGA of Canada Associate Professional


Shawn Smith has been in the golf industry since 1992 and brings a diverse skill set to Deer Valley. Shawn apprenticed in custom clubmaking under Eric Cook at the Complete Golf School in Ottawa starting in 2004. He went on to South Carolina to learn about swing mechanics through The Golfing Machine and was the first to score perfect exams. He also holds fitting certificates from Ping, Taylormade and Mizuno.


Shawn is passionate about delivering a first rate golfing experience to everyone and wanted to learn the business side of golf. In 2020 Shawn graduated with Honours from the Golf Management program at McMaster University. Shawn joined the PGA of Canada in 2020 when he shot his qualifying scores at the Royal Regina. Shawn completed his class "A" status in 2022 and is currently the Deer Valley Assocaiate Professional. Shawn was nominated for the PGA of Saskatchewan Assistant of the year award in 2022 & 2023.