Director of Instruction
Jason Birnbaum is the Director of Instruction at Manhattan Woods Golf Club in West Nyack, New York. He has been recognized by Golf Digest as one of the country's "Best Young Teachers,"
a compliation of the top 40 teachers under the age of 40 in America for the last six years and was recently voted as a "Best in State" teacher. In 2015 he became one of a select few Golf Channel Academy lead coaches.
As a golf professional, Birnbaum spent the last nine seasons as a teaching professional at Alpine Country Club. He has experience working with all levels of golfers, including professionals on the PGA Tour, European PGA Tour, and Web.Com Tour. Some of Jason's past and present students include Jim McGovern, Oliver Wilson, Alexandre Rocha and Oscar Fraustro. He was the director of the Mitchell Spearman Junior Golf Program from 2003-2007, where he oversaw the opening and operation of new junior facilities throughout the northeast, and beginning in 2008 Jason designed the Jason Birnbaum Junior Golf Camp, which attracts serious juniors from around the metropolitan area. Jason was recognized in 2012 and 2014 by U.S. Kids Golf TOP 50 Kids Teachers
in America. He currently owns and operates All Star Golf Camp, a sleepaway program located at the SeaView Resort in Galloway, NJ.
Jason's teaching experiences have taken him around the world teaching all levels of golfers. Some of his corporate clients have included Mercedes Benz and Bank of America, among others. In the recent past he has taught in Canada and abroad in Spain, Portugal, Argentina, Brazil, Australia, and Colombia, and has been featured in a variety of national and local golf publications that include Golf Digest, Golfweek Magazine, Met Golfer Magazine, New Jersey State Golf Association Magazine, and The Bergen Record. Jason has also been a guest on Sirius/XM PGA Tour radio and appeared on The Golf Channel's Morning Drive in August, 2016.