Dave De Heras
Head Golf Pro
Lifelong player, teacher and fan of golf. Elected Class “A” PGA member in 1996, So Cal PGA Section. Experience at Big Canyon CC, Newport Beach and La Cumbre CC, Santa Barbara.
Served as Head Professional at Hidden Oaks GC, Santa Barbara. Currently teaches golf at UC Santa Barbara, and coaches boys varsity golf at Dos Pueblos HS, Goleta.
Longtime involvement with junior golf: Started and instructed Hidden Oaks Junior Golf Camp for 12 years. Also traveled to Bosnia to teach a junior golf program in Sarajevo in 2003. Passionate about helping players of all ages and ability improve their skills and enjoyment of game. Specializes in keeping things simple, repeatable and fun.
Enjoys golf traveling and spectating. Combined both on month long trip to Scotland, 2018. Played numerous historic courses, and attended the Scottish, British and British Senior Opens.