About the First Tee

Staff

The First tee Staff

The First Tee home office is based at World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla.


Network Management

Mark Lowry
Vice President,
West Territory
630.243.8504
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Sue Parson
Senior Director,
East Territory
904.940.4362
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Al Arrigoni
Director,
Southeast Region
910.754.6588
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Dianne Dixon
Director,
Central Plains Region
281.465.8299
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Ben Grandy
Director,
Northeast Region
843.654.9889
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Julie Jansa
Director,
River Region
605.274.6575
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Tai Moran
Director,
Mountain Region
830.438.8929
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Hugh Smith
Director,
Pacific Region
904.347.3731
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Shauna Bezilla
Associate Director,
Great Lakes Region
904.347.1503
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Mike Blackwell
Associate Director,
Central Atlantic Region
732.259.4297
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Executive Team

Roberta Oclon
Executive Assistant
904.940.4323
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Chapter Evaluation

Joe O’Brien
Vice President, Network Education
and Evaluation
904.940.4328
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Drake Mosley
Coordintor, Data & Evaluation
904.940.4366
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Coach Training & Delivery

Dedric Holmes
Vice President,
Coach Training & Delivery
904.940.4304
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Judy Stout
Managing Director, Program Evaluation
and Delivery
302.945.4936
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Rachel Maruno
Senior Manager, Coach Training
904.940.4345
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Eric Clark
Managing Director,
Coach Training & Delivery
904.347.6918
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Ryan Wilson
Manager, Program Evaluation
and Assessment
919.530.8880
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Megan Pak
Senior Coordinator,
Training Support
904.940.4305
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Susan Donohoe
Coordinator, Coach Administration
and eLearning
904.940.4349
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Emily Mock
Coordinator,
Coach Services & Training
904.940.4327
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Communications

Jane Fader
Vice President, Communications
and Technology
904.940.4330
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Sara Henika
Manager, Communications
904.940.4341
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Chace Breitmoser
Senior Coordinator, Communications
and Publications
904.940.4314
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Lauren Taylor
Senior Coordinator,
Communications
904.940.4322
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Austin Williams
Communications Coordinator
904.940.4324
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Information Technology

Dan Brady
Manager, Data Analysis
904.940.4361
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Ross Rockafellow
Applications Developer
904.940.4310
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Tony Arias
Network Administrator
904.940.4307
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Frank Murray
Help Desk
904.940.4347
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International Program Development

Jing Bai
Manager, International Program
Development
904.940.4365
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Legal Services

John Sapora
Vice President, Legal Services
904.940.4316
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Stacie Wagner
Corporate Paralegal
World Golf Foundation
904.940.4355
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Outreach

Tony Powell
Senior Director, Outreach
904.940.4335
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Henry Sandles
Managing Director, Outreach
505.884.0145
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Leon Gilmore
Associate Director, Outreach
510.686.1346
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Luke Previte
Development Associate, Outreach
904.940.4367
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Marian Eichholz
Development Associate, Outreach
904.940.4331
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Pepper Peete
Development Associate, Outreach
904.940.4364
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Outreach Programs & Implementation

Benna Cail
Senior Director, Outreach Programs
and Implementation
904.940.4351
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Linda Kuvick
Senior Coordinator,
Outreach Implementation
904.940.4321
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Debbie Smith
Senior Coordinator,
Outreach Implementation
904.940.4308
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Kevicia Brown
Coordinator, Outreach Implementation
904.940.4329
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Michael Chavez
Coordinator, Outreach Implementation
904.940.4339
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Becky Martin
Administrative Assistant,
Outreach Implementation
904.940.4300
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Program Development & Opportunities

Ryan Graff
Vice President, Program Development
904.940.4346
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Beth Brown, Ph.D.
Managing Director, Chapter Programs
and Research
405.701.0453
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Laura Díaz
Senior Coordinator,
Program Development
904.940.4302
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Brandon Luna
Senior Coordinator,
Participant Opportunities
904.940.4311
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Erik Pineda
Coordinator, Education
904.940.4352
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Lisa Maybruch
Coordinator, Participant Opportunities
904.940.4363
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Philanthropy

Guy Garbarino
Vice President, Philanthropy & Outreach
904.940.4359
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Cathy Wagner
Vice President, Philanthropy
866.453.8337
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Staci Almager
Director, Philanthropy
830.755.2313
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Juan Escobar
Assistant Director, Philanthropy
904.940.4360
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Amanda Hill
Assistant Director,
Corporate & Annual Gifts
904.940.4336
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Amanda Zedrick
Assistant Director, Philanthropy
513.280.6463
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Tasha Griffis
Prospect Research Specialist
904.940.4313
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Norvie Veracruz
Coordinator, Resource Development
904.940.4348
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