Senior Management Team



Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club
239-278-9090

GM

Name

Gary Piotrowski

Title

General Manager/CCO

Gary has been the General Manager/COO since November, 2018. He manages all aspects of the club including its activities and the relationships between the club and its Board of Directors, members, guests, employees, community, government and industry. Coordinates and administer the club’s policies as defined by its Board of Directors. Develops operating policies and procedures and direct the work of all department managers. Implement and monitor the budget, monitor the quality of the club’s products and services and ensure maximum member and guest satisfaction. Secures and protect the club’s assets including facilities and equipment. Gary is a member of the Club Management Association of America and Professional Golfers Association. He is a certified General Manager and Community Association Manager.

Management Team

Name

Joney Kelly

Title

Association Director

Joney Kelly joined Heritage Palms in October 2002 and is our Community Association Director. She is on the Architectural Review Committee (ARC). Joney received her Community Association Manager’s license in 2005 and Certified Florida Designation- CFCAM in 2019. She is responsible for the oversight of the property-common areas, serves as a liaison for Summit Broadband unresolved issues, has working knowledge of the By-Laws, CC&Rs, Rules & Regulations, ARC violations, and Florida Statues as it relates to HOAs and provides administrative support to the Board of Directors. Please contact her regarding any property violations or concerns, Summit cable and internet, or any administrative questions regarding the Board of Directors.

Name

Jim O'Neill

Title

Director of Finance

Jim O’Neill has been the Director of Finance at Heritage Palms since May 2019. He is on the Finance Committee. He graduated from Florida State University with a BS in Finance. Jim also holds both his CHAE and CAM certifications and is a member of HFTP. He is responsible for all financial aspects of the Club. He supervises the accounting functions and assists on all strategic matters relating to budget management, cost-benefit analysis, forecasting needs and internal control. Please contact him with any general accounting or financial questions or concerns.

Name

Laine Mitchell

Title

Director of Human Resources & Assistant Controller

Laine Mitchell joined the Heritage Palms team in October 2014 and is our Assistant Controller and Director of Human Resources. She received her MBA from Kennesaw State University. She holds her SHRM-CP certification and State of Florida Notary Commission and is a member of SHRM and HFTP. She is responsible for Member statements and payments and is an HR department of one for all of our employees. Please contact her for any questions regarding your statement or Member account and for estoppels for property resales.

Name

Dan Davis

Title

Director of Security

Dan Davis has been our Director of Security since February 2007. He is on the Safety Committee. Dan has a BS in Philosophy from Niagara University. He is responsible for the safety and security of our community. He oversees the security team at the Gatehouse and the roving patrol. He conducts regular safety audits and training for our staff. Please contact him with any questions regarding Visitor Management or any safety concerns regarding our community.

Name

Jill Eaton

Title

Director of Membership Services

Jill Eaton joined the Heritage Palms team in November 2010 and has been the Director of Membership Services since June 2013. She holds her State of Florida Notary Commission. She is responsible for Owner and transfer membership records and concerns. She handles the weekly open house listing and assists Members with the Architectural Review Committee’s (ARC) application process. Please contact her regarding any owner or transfer membership concerns or ARC application questions.

Name

Larry German

Title

Food & Beverage Director

Name

Bob Kelly

Title

Director of Golf

Bob Kelly has been with Heritage Palms since October 1998, first as an Assistant Golf Professional, and promoted to Director of Golf in 2000. He is on the Golf Committee. He has been a PGA Class A Member since 1996. He is responsible for the oversight of all Golf operations, programs, and staff. Please contact him with any questions, compliments, or concerns regarding our Golf operations.

Name

Greg Kriesch

Title

Director of Golf Course Operations

Greg Kriesch has been our Director of Golf Course Operations since February 1998. He has a degree in Golf and Landscape Operations and is affiliated with GCSAA, FGCSA, CGCSA, EGCSA, FTGA, Audubon International. He is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of both our Sabal and Royal golf courses, Common Grounds, and equipment, and staff. Please contact him with any questions, compliments, or concerns regarding our golf course maintenance operations.

Name

Michael Lawver

Title

Director of Tennis

Michael Lawver is our Director of Tennis and Pickleball and has been here since March 2000. He is on the Tennis and Pickleball Committee. Mike attended Ohio State University and has been a USPTA Elite Professional Member since 1991. He is responsible for the oversight of all Tennis and Pickleball facilities, programs, and staff. Please contact him with any questions, compliments, or concerns regarding our Tennis and Pickleball operations.

Name

Kevin Ammon

Title

Director of Facilities

Kevin Ammon joined the Heritage Palms team as Facilities Director in September 2019. He is on the House and Facilities Committee. He has certificates in Supervision and Management from Kent State University. He also holds certifications from OSHA, NIMS, and FEMA. He is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of all our common area facilities and amenities. Please contact him should you come across any issues, or with any questions or concerns, regarding our facilities.

Name

Toni Grace

Title

Director of Fitness

Toni Grace is our Health and Wellness Director and has been with us since October 2005. She is on the Health and Fitness Committee. She holds multiple certifications in Yoga, Pilates, Group Fitness, Senior Fitness and Personal Training from AFAA and ASFA. She is responsible for community activities, such as tours and cruises, and shows at Barbara B Mann. She also coordinates and schedules all fitness classes and teachers, and, manages our personal trainers and massage therapists. Please contact her with any questions regarding our activities and health and wellness within Heritage Palms.

Name

Danielle Brounce

Title

Marketing Director

Danielle Brounce has been on the Heritage Palms team since December 2006. She is our Marketing Director and also provides administrative support for the golf course and common grounds operating departments. She also is on the Communications Committee. Danielle graduated from Hiram College with a BS in Political Science. She is responsible for all Club communications and promotions as well as the website. Please contact her for any website or Club communications issues or concerns.

Supporting Staff

Administration

Food & Beverage Department

David Jones
Title

Executive Chef

Joe Carlin
Title

Asst. Food & Beverage Director

Kristine Haines
Title

Food & Beverage Manager

Kelli Parlavecchio
Title

Catering Sales & Member Events

Ty Raulerson
Title

Food & Beverage Manager- Tiki Bar

Golf Course Maintenance

Dave Carvalho
Title

Golf Course Superintendent - Royal

Jon Vinsand
Title

Golf Course Superintendent - Sabal

Tim Camron
Title

Landscape Manager

Angelo Ahladis
Title

Equipment Manager

Golf Pro Shop

John Osbrink
Title

Head Golf Professional

Heather Angell
Title

Director of Instruction

Tennis

Carolyn Lawver
Title

Head Tennis Professional

Larry Albritton
Title

Tennis Professional