Our Team

Garret Kriske

Role: General Manager
Serving Since: 2007

Garret Kriske is the General Manager of Seville Golf & Country Club. Before coming to Seville, Garret was the General Manager at our sister club Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California.

Garret’s professional career with ClubCorp began in January 2007 when he was appointed General Manager at Indian Wells Country Club.

Prior to ClubCorp, Garret was the Director of Operations at La Quinta Resort & Club, where he was responsible for resort operations and the Tennis Club at this 800 room historic resort.

From 1993 – 98, Garret worked for ITT Sheraton. He spent four years as Assistant Hotel Manager/Director of Guest Services at the Five-Star Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona.

From 1988 – 1993, Garret was at the Five-Diamond Scottsdale Princess Resort in a variety of management positions including;  Golf Coordinator where he worked closely with the TPC of Scottsdale, in addition to resort duties.

After graduating from the University of Arizona, Garret worked at the Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson. Through the years, Garret has been fortunate to be involved in several major golf events including the Phoenix Open, Bob Hope Classic, the Skins game, Lexus Challenge, Frank Sinatra Celebrity invitational, and the ANA Inspiration (formerly known as Kraft Nabisco Championship). 

Garret and his wife Janice have two adult children, Sydney and Brooks.

Ryan Barmore

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2006
Phone Number: 480.279.3040
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Ryan joined the Seville Golf and Country Club team as Membership Director in 2006 after working in Sales and Marketing for a local Golf Management company. 

A native of the valley of the sun, Ryan has been enjoying golf since his Dad introduced him to the game when he was 10.  While he used to play competitively in college, he now enjoys the casual 9 or 18 with friends, family and Members of the Club. Ryan says "One of the best parts about working at Seville is helping Members achieve their social and fitness goals while doing what they want in life".  He has enjoyed getting to know the Members of the Club as Membership Director over the last eight-plus years and enjoys meeting new people and helping them pursue their passions. 

A 1999 Finance graduate of Arizona State University, Ryan lives with his wife and two boys in Chandler.

Melody DeSwarte

Role: Private Events Director
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 480.279.3012
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Stephanie Beach

Role: Associate Membership Director
Serving Since: 2008
Phone Number: 480.279.3033
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Lindsey Cartwright

Role: Director of Member Experience
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 480.279.3024
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Michael Johnston, PGA

Role: Director of Player Development
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 480.279.3030

Joshua Dul

Role: Executive Chef
Serving Since: 2016
Phone Number: 480-279-3005

Lou Ayers

Role: Food & Beverage Director
Serving Since: 2020
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Brian Hammond

Role: Golf Course Superintendent
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 480-988-3109
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Mauricio Valezquez

Role: Sport Club Director
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 480-279-3060

Rachel Kazanas

Role: Member Relations Coordinator
Serving Since: 2011
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Tyler Hoeft

Role: 1st Assistant Golf Professional
Serving Since: 2019
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