Richard G. Silva, Jr, PGA – Managing Member / Director

In his role as President of M3G, Rick oversees the daily operations of the company while continuing to teach.  Rick is a class “A” member of the PGA and has an extensive instruction background with TPI certifications in Golf Instructor, Level 3, Biomechanics, Level 2, and Junior Coaching, Level 2. His foundation of expertise was built during his tenure with Resort Golf Schools, where he oversaw the daily operations for facilities spanning over four states. Rick then accepted a position as Director of Instruction for Discovery Land Company, where he oversaw the daily instruction model for The Mirabel Club in Scottsdale, AZ, and Gozzer Ranch Golf and Lake Club in Coeur d’ Alene, ID. He also played an integral roll in the development of the Discovery Performance Center at Gozzer Ranch.

Rick’s current and past students include: • Craig Bowden (PGA Tour, Nationwide Tour Winner) • Kevin Johnson (PGA Tour, Nationwide Tour Winner) * David Gossett (PGA Tour winner) • Notah Begay III (PGA Tour winner) • Todd Demsey (PGA Tour) • Brady Stockton (PGA Tour qualifier) • Ryan Dillon (PGA Tour qualifier) • Dustin White (Nationwide Tour) • Larry David (Actor) • Tobey Maguire (Actor) • Luke Wilson (Actor)


Al Owens, Director of Junior Golf Instruction

Al Owens has been class “A” member of the PGA for 20 years.  His accomplished golf instruction background has included teaching golfers of all levels such as coaching high school teams to state championships, personally creating and marketing his special inner golfer development coaching programs and authoring several golf instruction books on player development.

Al has previously served as a Master Instructor for Resort Golf Schools in Scottsdale, AZ and most recently was the Director of Instruction at The Hawthorns Golf and Country Club located just outside Indianapolis, IN. where his teaching programs were awarded with The Best of the Region by Indy North Magazine.

A native of Indiana, he has served as the Head Professional Sand Creek Country Club and Director of Golf at The Brassie Golf Club, both located in Chesterton, IN.

Al is a published author, lecturer and seminar presenter and has previously written weekly golf instruction articles for two suburban Chicago newspapers and has been featured in PGA Magazine.