Adam Williams joins Capital City Club from the Citrus Club in Orlando where he was the Food and Beverage Director. Adam began his hospitality career in 2000 with The Ritz-Carlton and Marriott hotels in Scottsdale Arizona, while attending Pan Am International Flight Academy. After the Ritz-Carlton Adam ventured into the independent restaurant business and was the Operational Partner for a locally grown restaurant chain, opening 14 corporate and franchise locations throughout the US. Before joining ClubCorp in 2014, Adam was a franchisee and partner for a well-known Central Florida restaurant company.
Adam has always had a passion for great food and wine, and is a certified sommelier from the court of Master Sommeliers. His focus each and everyday, is that each member and guest has an incredible experience, every time they are in the club. Adam and his wife Priscilla have 3 young boys. Austin, Aidan and Asher.
Angela is a native of Lancaster, SC and attended the University of South Carolina. She graduated Cum Laude with a B.S. in Business Administration. The majority of her professional career has been in sales with a focus in the medical industry. Throughout her career, the one thing that has remained constant is her sincere desire in meeting the needs of her customers and facilitating relationships. Angela joined our team in November of 2015 after relocating from Asheville, NC where she resided for the last 25 years. She has three children and a Golden doodle named Moe and spends her spare time focusing on her family and enjoying weekend getaways to Asheville and Charleston.
Originally from Rhode Island, Sarah moved to Charleston, SC to attend College of Charleston where she graduated with a BS in Psychology. After graduation, she attended Le Cordon Bleu’s Hospitality program in Portland, Oregon. Sarah has always had a passion for all aspects of events and has worked extensively in Charleston, SC and Big Sky, MT. Sarah recently moved to Columbia from Big Sky, MT with her husband and her two dogs, Eloise and Gibbon. In her free time, you can find Sarah any where outside exploring trails, waterways or mountains.
Role: Member Relations Coordinator
Serving Since: 2018
Email Renada Chisholm
Renada is a native of Chester, South Carolina. She graduated from the University of South Carolina in May of 2017, where she holds a degree in Public Relations & Business Administration. In her free time, she enjoys reading, traveling, taking candid photos, & meeting new people. She is excited to be a part of the ClubCorp Team and enhancing Member experiences!
Role: Member Services
Serving Since: 2002
Email Lydia Floyd
Lydia was born in Philadelphia and educated in the school system of Pennsylvania. Those schools include West Philadelphia High School, La Salle College (now a University) and Bucks County Community College. After leaving Pennsylvania, Lydia resided in several different states throughout the United States. Her career experiences have given her skills in a few different areas, such as banking, retail administration, importing and exporting, office management and administrative management.
Lydia is a member of The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars and a member of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary. She arrived in Columbia, South Carolina, via Los Lunas, New Mexico, and is now sharing her skills and experiences at the “Front Desk” of The Capital City Club.
Role: Executive Chef
Serving Since: 2019
Email Chef Jef (James Cornelison)
Chef Jef Cornelison, originally from Athens, Ga but has been in Columbia for 25 years. He prides himself on food that puts a smile on everyone’s face, whether it's a shepherd's pie or pan seared sea bass. He wants food to make you happy.
Role: Office Manager
Serving Since: 2019
Email Amy Garcia
Amy is a native of Jacksonville, Florida where she received her education from Florida schools. She resided in California for 10 years where she received her Associate’s Degree as a Paralegal, as well as becoming a certified Medic. She relocated to South Carolina in 2007 and became an Emergency Medical Services Supervisor. Those experiences afforded her the life skills of patience, leadership, people skills, office experience and bookkeeping experiences that are all transferrable to this position, which she is most excited about.
She enjoys Harley bike rides with friends and being on Lake Murray. Amy currently resides in Gilbert, SC with her daughters, grandchildren and her 1 fur-baby, Chassis.