Golf Academy Grad's Career Turn Featured in Local News Story

Nov 1, 2010

Patty Atkins was at the top of her game in her chosen career when she decided to make a hard turn. She wanted to pursue her dream career, one to which she had strong family ties. She decided she wanted a career in the game of golf.

That was how Atkins gave up a career in the medical field and enrolled at Golf Academy of America in San Diego, California, to pursue a golf career. She made the most of her golf education, graduating as her class's valedictorian.

Atkins and her career change is the subject of a news feature in her local newspaper, The Delmar Times in California.