Our Team

Monica Davis

Role: General Manager
Serving Since: 2019

Monica Davis is the Club’s General Manager. Prior to joining Indian Wells Country Club, Monica proudly served as General Manager at our sister Club, Crow Canyon Country Club Danville, California.  

Monica has been in the golf industry for over 25 starting as an Assistant Golf Professional.  Prior to joining ClubCorp, she was Regional Director for American Golf in Orange County, CA, serving as General Manager at Coyote Hills Golf Course with the direct oversight of five additional properties. During Monica’s 20 years with American Golf, she had the great fortune of working at some of AGC’s premier Clubs in San Diego, Hawaii, New York and Orange County.

Monica has a single digit handicap and has played golf since childhood, learning the great sport from her grandparents. In the earlier years of her golf career, she had great aspirations of teaching golf. She later became a member of the LPGA Teaching Division, but learned after a few seasons of teaching, she wanted to do more. Her vision and leadership made her a natural fit for Club Management, which allowed her to make a greater impact with Members and Employee Partners alike.   

Monica is originally from San Diego and attended San Diego State University.  She remains a Chargers fan regardless of their new hometown. In addition to golf, Monica enjoys exploring new cities, beach vacations and thrives on helping people achieve both their personal and professional goals.

Kurt Dempster

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2015
Phone Number: 760.834.6023

Kurt Dempster is the Club's Membership Director.

Kurt is a graduate of Arizona State University where he was a pitcher for the Sun Devils and then played professionally for the Cincinnati Reds organization for four years.

After leaving baseball, Kurt worked in membership sales at Palm Valley Country Club. After Palm Valley, Kurt worked at Rancho La Quinta Country Club where he implemented their Membership program. Rancho La Quinta Country Club moved Kurt to Andalusia Country Club, to help establish their membership program and overseeing the golf operations. 

Kurt's wife Anna also works at PGA West as the Membership Director and their son Kole is attending Kurts Alma matter Arizona State University.

Chris Howe

Role: Food & Beverage Director
Serving Since: 2019

Michael Todd

Role: Director of Golf Course Maintenance
Serving Since: 1998
Phone Number: 760.345.2561

Michael has been with Indian Wells CC since 1998.  He started out as the assistant Superintendent and on October 2008 was promoted to Superintendent.  Now he currently is the new Director of Golf Course Maintenance.  Michael moved to southern California in 1997 from Jacksonville Illinois. He received his associates degree in turf-grass from the College of the Desert in 1997.  He is married to Hilda who is the manager of Vickie's of Santa Fe.  Michael has three children Alexia, Jaden, and Landen who keep him busy when he is not at work.

Mark Ewing

Role: Director of Golf
Serving Since: 2017
Phone Number: 760.345.2561

A native of the Coachella Valley, Mark Ewing joins Indian Wells Country Club with 17 years experience in hospitality and customer service. Formerly Director of Golf at PGA WEST, Mark managed golf operations and served a large clientele of members and guests. Over the years in the golf business, Mark has developed a passion to serve and create long-lasting impressions for members, guests, and fellow employees. When Mark is away from the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and their two children soaking up the gorgeous weather we have here in the Coachella Valley. 

Rosie Ramirez

Role: Wellness Director
Serving Since: 2019