Janet Phillips, PGA


2012 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Janet Phillips, PGA

Windy Hill Sports Complex

16500 Midlothian Turnpike

Midlothian, VA 23113

(804) 794-7193



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Janet Phillips is a Richmond, Va. native who graduated from James Madison University. After graduation, Phillips turned professional and began teaching golf in Maryland.  Soon after, she joined the Futures Ladies Golf Tour and continued with her competitive golf for three seasons.  With a good mix of professional experience, Phillips realized her calling was as a golf teaching professional and in 1990 began to operate and later co-own Windy Hill Sports Complex. Phillips became a PGA member in 1998 and an LPGA professional 2000. Phillips was awarded the PGA President’s Award and in 2006 and 2007, the LPGA named her the Northeast Section Professional of the Year.  She was named the 2006 LPGA National Professional of the Year. Most recently, the EWGA honored Phillips making her the 2011 Business Women of the Year.

Facility type: Public

Past awards/recognitions: LPGA awards

Technology used in instruction:

  • SwingView Pro
  • V1 Pro
  • Impact bags
  • Momentus

Approximate number of free “tune-ups” and lessons given per year: 30

Growth of the game initiatives: 

  • PGA Welcome to Golf Month
  • Get Golf Ready
  • PGA Junior Sports Academy
  • EWGA clinics and tournaments
  • USGA/LPGA Girls Golf Club
  • Special Olympics
  • Disabled golfer clinics
  • Coach two high schol golf teams
  • Summer camps