Our Team

David Woods

Role: General Manager
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 817.837.1900
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David’s experience includes a tenured history in the Private Club industry. He has worked for ClubCorp for over 20 years in South Carolina, Florida and Texas. He joined the Trophy Club family in 2018.

David and his wife, Babs, live in Denton and enjoy dining and spending time with their dogs in addition to visiting their three children in Austin and The Woodlands.

He’s very excited to be a part of the Trophy Club Family. He is consistently working diligently with everyone to ensure that the Club is always moving in a positive direction. He wants every Member to know he’s always available to discuss the many issues and opportunities at the Club.

Lindsay Nutt

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2016
Phone Number: 817.837.1900
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Lindsay is a graduate of TCU with a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies, minoring in Business from Kermit, TX. Throughout her college career, she worked as a Golf Shop Assistant at Mira Vista Country Club,  a Digital Marketing Intern for SRG Creative Solutions, and as a YoungLife Leader for TCU.

After graduating, Lindsay worked as a technical recruiter before diving into a career with ClubCorp as a Membership Director at Shady Valley Country Club in Arlington. Now, a year and a half later, she is excited to join the Trophy Club team!

Lindsay also volunteers as the Hospitality Director at her church and enjoys spending time with family and friends. She is a sports fanatic, avid golfer and crime show enthusiast, who loves to laugh!

Mackenzie Tavenner

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 817.837.1900
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Mackenzie was born and raised in Southern California. She moved to Dallas, Texas in 2015. In her spare time she loves to watch hockey, play soccer and ride dirt bikes.

She started her ClubCorp career at Los Colinas Country Club in August 2018. She became a part of the Trophy Club family later on in 2018. She loves the fun atmosphere as well as the family oriented culture at Trophy Club. She feels as though the Club is home away from home for the Members.

Emily Nelson

Role: Member Relations Director
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 817.837.1907
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Emily grew up in Southlake, TX where she played high school golf, practicing at Timarron and Trophy Club Country Club. She enjoys playing golf with her family and her first golf lessons were at Trophy Club Country Club. She continued to play college golf at Luther College, in Decorah, Iowa graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, minoring in Scandinavian Studies. At Luther, Emily had the opportunity to study abroad including Denmark, Norway, Ireland, Hong King, Japan, Australia, and Russia.  

After graduating, Emily was a Community Marketing Manager at Golf Galaxy and Marketing Manager at Neiman Marcus here in DFW. She joined the Trophy Club team at the beginning of 2016. Emily has enjoyed reconnecting with families she grew up with and welcoming new families to the area. She loves how involved the Members are with Club events and programs.  

Please let me know if you need any anything or have any questions.

Amy Morrissette

Role: Private Event Director
Serving Since: 2012
Phone Number: 817.837.1909
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Amy joined the Trophy Club team in 2012. She has over 10 years of golf tournament planning and sales experience. Originally from Childress, Texas, Amy moved to the DFW area in 2000.

She has a wonderful husband that is also in the golf business and 3 amazing children that keep her very busy. When she's not at work you can find her on the softball or baseball fields watching one of her kids play!

My favorite part of a golf tournament is watching and waving to the long line of golf carts as they ride out to take their spot for a shotgun start! Until then, it's a whirlwind but when they all drive off, it means everyone's happy and ready for a great day of golf!

Ashlee Cowan

Role: Restaurant General Manager
Serving Since: 2018
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Ashlee grew up on a turkey and dairy farm in Northeast Oklahoma. She began her ClubCorp career at Oak Tree in Edmond, OK for a year prior to CCA acquiring.  She joined the Trophy Club family in 2018. She loves how the Members care for the Club and employees at Trophy Club.

Justin Montemayor

Role: Chef
Serving Since: 2018
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Justin was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas. He joined the Trophy Club family in May of 2018. He loves the positive atmosphere of the Club, the Members and the staff. He always wants to hear the Members’ recommendations and thoughts to find more ways to make the dining experience better every time they dine at the Club.

Blake Terry

Role: Director of Golf
Serving Since: 2017
Phone Number: 817.837.1915
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Born and raised in Northern Alabama, Blake’s early love of golf developed into a lifelong passion for the game. After competing as an NCAA athlete and graduating from Jacksonville State University, he began a career in the golf industry that has taken him to some of the country’s most prestigious courses including Grand Cypress Resort, the Fishers Island Club and Arnold Palmer’s Bay Hill Club and Lodge. He and his family were delighted to relocate to Texas in the winter of 2017 and in his short tenure with the company, he has already earned the Team of Excellence and Rising Star awards. 

Josh Smith, PGA

Role: Director of Instruction
Serving Since: 2013
Phone Number: 817.837.1917
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A native of Texas, Josh has built his career in the golf business in Arizona and Texas.  Josh is a Class A member of the PGA, graduate of the Golf Academy of America, and was a member of the 2016 National Award winning “Team of Excellence” for golf instruction at Trophy Club Country Club.  Josh has served on the North Texas PGA Teaching & Coaching committee since 2016 and is a contributing writer to the Trophy Life magazine.  As the Director of Instruction for Trophy Club Country Club, Josh has produced some of the top junior golfers in the state and continues to grow the Trophy Club Golf Academy brand.

Scott Fuller

Role: Golf Course Maintenance
Serving Since: 2019
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Scott Fuller was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He’s lived in Trophy Club, Texas since 2004. In his spare time Scott enjoys hanging out with his family and long distance running.  

He began his ClubCorp career at the Pinehurst Resort. He has worked for Las Colinas Country Club, The Greens Country Club, Hackberry Creek Country Club and Prestonwood Country Club. Scott joined the Trophy Club Country Club family in 2016. His favorite thing about the Club is that it’s the centerpiece of his home town.

JJ Paulsen

Role: Director of Tennis
Serving Since: 2009
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I was born and raised in Denton, Texas and began my tennis journey at the age of 10. As a junior player, I was top ranked in Texas in both singles and doubles. In 1993, I accepted a tennis scholarship to Texas Women’s University, where I graduated cum laude with a major in Business Administration. I played number 1 singles and doubles for TWU, and earned the Athlete of the Year award three out of four seasons.

In 1998, I became the director of tennis at Oakmont Country Club. After building the program and adding two courts to the facility, I moved to Trophy Club Country Club to become the director of tennis there. I expanded the tennis program at TCCC and added three additional courts to the program. In 2009, after 10 successful years at TCCC, I accepted the director of tennis position at Las Colinas Country Club. Now, I am extremely happy to be a part of Trophy Club Country Club, and thrive to serve the Club and its Members on a daily basis.

In addition to being the director of tennis at Trophy Club Country Club, I serve as the DPTA treasurer and the vice president of the Ft. Worth Pros Association. I am USPTA certified.

Alejandro Chong

Role: Head Tennis Professional
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 817.491.9568

Coach Alejandro is from Caracas, Venezuela. He’s been playing tennis since he was 14 years old. He Moved to Arkansas at the age 18 to play college tennis at Ouachita Baptist University. He has great knowledge about the sport and effectively translates it to our Members. He is very passionate about tennis and his charisma creates a great environment at the Tennis Center. 

Coach Alejandro joined the Trophy Club team in 2007. He left for five years and came back in 2017. Coach Alejandro loves being a part of the Trophy Club family, he cherishes every relationship he has with each Member.

Austin Perez

Role: Tennis Professional
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 817.491.9568
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Austin grew up in Ozona, Texas. He started playing tennis at the age of 12 and quickly moved up in levels. After graduating in 2012, Austin played college tennis for Jacksonville Junior College, where he secured himself a spot in the singles and doubles lineup.

Austin joined the ClubCorp family in 2013, as a full-time employee at Las Colinas Country Club. He became a part of the Trophy Club family in 2018. Austin loves meeting and teaching Members of all levels.