Ashley recently joined Centre Club in January 2020. She was born and raised in South Tampa but made her way to Troy University in 2007 where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Sports & Fitness Management with a minor in Recreation. She continued her post graduate career at Troy and earned her Master of Science in Sports & Fitness Management with a concentration in Athletic Administration. Ashley moved back home in 2013 and began her career in Hospitality/Event Management. She brings seven years of experience in private club management and is excited to build vibrant programming to help Members connect.
Kris joined the Centre Club in October 2016. Originally from Cleveland, OH, Kris grew up a fan of everything Ohio. Although Kris has been a Florida resident for the past ten years, he stays loyal to his hometown/state supporting the Cleveland Browns, Cavs, Indians and the Ohio State Buckeyes! Kris graduated from the University of Mount Union in 2006 with a B.A. in Sport Business. Kris is a member of the 2002 Mount Union National Championship football team. He started his career in Bonita Springs, FL as the Recreation Manager for the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in 2006. He relocated to Tampa Bay in 2009 where he advanced his professional sales career with both AIG and the Tampa Bay Rays. He is a proud member of the USGA and when he is not working chances are you can find Kris on the golf course, somewhere on a beach or on a boat fishing! He is the proud owner of two dogs, Tyson, a black lab (14) and a rescue, Baylee, a Multi-Poo (3).
Elizabeth has been an employee partner with the ClubCorp family since 2002. She was first employed at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio then transferred to Countryside Country Club in 2007. In 2011, Elizabeth stepped in to the Private Events Director position. What Elizabeth enjoys most about her position is planning many milestone events, from weddings to business meetings and so much more.
Selena graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Event Management and a minor in Marketing. After graduation she returned to her hometown, Saint Petersburg, Florida and joined the Centre Club team in October of 2016. She looks forward to assisting you in all your event planning needs!
Austin joined Centre Club in February 2019. Originally from the Cleveland, OH area, he graduated from Kent State University with a degree in Hospitality Management. He has spent over 15 years in professional kitchens. His journey has taken him from owning his own business, to working as the Tampa Bay Lightning's Players Chef, to spending over 5 years with Embassy Suites as both a Sous and Executive Chef. He is trained in Classical French cuisine but holds a passion for comfort foods and modern cuisine with a Floribbean flair.
Christian joined the Centre Club Team in 2018 as the Service Director. He brings to the Club over 15 years of hospitality experience and leadership. Besides his knowledge of the company and wish to be part of ClubCorp, Christian also has a special connection to Centre Club, which is where he held his wedding ceremony and reception in 2011! His goal is to provide each Member with memorable experiences; as well as to enforce our purpose of building relationships and enriching lives through service and magic moments.
Megan achieved her Bachelor’s degree in Finance and joined the Centre Club team in October 2017. Megan is a proud dog mom, enjoys dirt biking, reading, and trying new restaurants in her spare time. Megan likes to bring an abundant amount of energy and dedication in both her personal and professional life.