Current short game coach to:

Tom Pernice
Best Wedge Player on the Planet.

Emiliano Grillo
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Winner: Open

Smylie Kaufman
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Winner: Shriners Hospitals for Children Open


Charley Hoffman
OHL Classic at Mayakoba

I.K. Kim
Donated her entire first place check from the 2010 Lorena Ochoa Invitational.
5th Rank player in the world.

Hudson Swafford
2017 Career Builders Champion

Duffy Waldorf
2015 Champions Tour Winner


Other high profile players James is coaching or has instructed:
Recent Short Game Schools or Education for:
Charlie Wi (current)
Anarban Lahiri (current)
Lexi Thompson - LPGA
Skip Kendall - Nationwide (current)
James Driscoll
Camilo Villegas
Chris Tidland - Nationwide (current)
Kevin Chappell
Matt Harmon - Nationwide
Jason Knutzon - European (current)
Steve Lowery - Senior
Jeff Overton (current)
Kenny Perry (current)
Allistair Presnell (current)
Justin Rose
Brad Faxon - Senior
Tom Purtzer
Danielle Kang - LPGA
David Toms
Peter Jacobsen
Candie Kung - LPGA
Frank Lickliter
Jason Gore
Nichlaus Thompson - PGA Tour
Seung-Yul Noh
Patrick Reed
Jason Gore
Tim Simpson
Dean Wilson
John Rollins
Joey Sindelar
Gene Sauers
Sean O'Hair
Karin Sodjin
Lee Porter
Doug Barron
Grant Waite
Joe Durant
Bob Tway
Kevin Stadler
Tim Herron
Scott McCarron
Olin Browne
DJ Trahan
Sang-Moon Bay
Bo Van Pelt
Nick Watney
Justin Hicks
Giulla Molinaro
Alex Rocha
The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe
Olympia Fields Country Club
The Meadow Club
The Madison Club
Wolf Creek Golf Club
The Crosby Club
Bear Creek Country Club
Palo Alto Municipal
Brook Hollow Country Club
Gleneagles Country Club
The Titleist Performance Institute (Level 3 GP)
World Golf Fitness Summit
PGA Sweden Week 11,
Federation De Golf Columbia
PGA Spain
Naples Grand
Belle Meade
Colorado Golf Club
TPI Golf 3