Ji Kim

  • Founder of Impact Golf
  • Master Golf Instructor, has taught over 60,000 lessons.
  • A regular on the GOLF CHANNEL, Academy Live and Playing lessons with a Pro.
  • Teacher to the PGA teachers.
  • Developed and Operated Kohler Golf Academy 2002-2007.
  • Owner of Silverstone Golf Academy- Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Nominated for America's Top 100 Best Instructors in 2005-2010 by Golf Magazine and Top 50 by Golf Digest.
  • Elected as 2005-2007 State's Best Instructor in Wisconsin by Golf Magazine and Golf Digest and top 5 from 2005-2007.
  • Three years with Craig Harmon as the Director of Schools for the Harmon School of Golf in Rochester, New York.
  • Six years as the Master Instructor with Jim McLean Golf School at Doral Resort and Spa in Miami, Florida.
  • Taught by many of the best instructors in the history of golf including: Bob Toski, Gardner Dickenson, Bill (Wild) Melborne, Todd Menefee, Jim McLean, Craig Harmon, and Butch Harmon.
  • Worked with players on the PGA Tour and LPGA Tour including Len Mattiace, Bill Rogers, Christi Kerr, Stefania Crocia,Grace Park and many more.


K.D. Kim

PRESIDENT   Impact Golf
2002 - Present

K.D. is co-founder of Impact Golf.  Before starting Impact Golf with her husband, Ji Kim, she was co-founder of the Kohler Golf Academy in Kohler, Wisconsin and the Ji Kim Golf Academy in Las Vegas, Nevada.  She has worked in Engineering, Sales and Marketing, and Administration for Eastman Kodak Company, Xerox, Bausch and Lomb Company and The University of Rochester and Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York.  She currently sits on the Board of Keiser University.

Additionally, she is a local chapter officer of P.E.O. International and a member of the AAUW Organization and NAWBO.