In joining our team at Southern Trace, Patrick brings with him over twenty years of experience working in the golf and hospitality industry. A native of Abilene, Texas, Patrick graduated from Abilene Christian University, where he studied broadcasting and played golf collegiately for the ACU Wildcats. His first experience in the golf & hospitality industry involved working in outside service at Abilene Country Club while still in high school, and during his professional career he has served as both Head Golf Professional and General Manager at several historic facilities in the south and southwest. Patrick arrives at Southern Trace from Georgetown Country Club in north Austin, where he most recently served as the General Manager and Chief Operating Officer.
A proud member of the PGA of America, Patrick has a passionate desire to consistently enhance the membership experience at Southern Trace. Accompanied by his wife, Dawn, and their four-year old daughter, Kira, he is excited to call Shreveport home.
I joined Southern Trace Country Club in 1995 and am proud to call it my home. Over the years I have been part of our Member Relations team, our Private Events Director and since 2003 our Membership Director, as well as recipient of many corporate accolades from Presidents Club to an inductee in the ClubCorp Hall of Fame. I enjoy the outdoors and spending time with my family. If you are there on the right day of the right year you might catch me playing tennis!
I enjoy bringing families together through private club membership and look forward to building a relationship with you for years to come.. If you are not a Member and you are considering membership at Southern Trace, I feel confident in telling you that you will become a Member at a club that has the best Members in Shreveport!
Stevie was born and raised in Shreveport, LA and started playing tennis at the age of nine. While attending Captain Shreve High School, he experienced two successful careers playing both soccer and tennis. After playing soccer at University of Lousiana Lafayettee, Stevie transferred to LSU Shreveport and was integral in starting the schools first tennis team.
Prior to Southern Trace, Stevie taught tennis at Pierremont Oaks Tennis Club and become the Club's Director in 2004. While at POTC he was the Tournament Director for the prestigious USTA Intersectional 16's National Championships. The event was named Louisiana and Southern "Tournament of the Year" multiple times. Also at POTC, Stevie taught many top ranked juniors including Ryan and Christian Harrison. In September of 2013 Stevie joined the Southern Trace tennis staff as Director. He brings a dynamic style of teaching and programming to an already vibrant tennis membership. Stevie is USPTA certified and still enjoys playing League tennis and tournaments.
In September of 2013, Stevie joined the Southern Trace tennis staff as Director. He brings a dynamic style of teaching and programming to an already vibrant tennis membership. Stevie is USPTA certified and still enjoys playing League tennis and tournaments.
Role: Food & Beverage Director
Serving Since: 2016
Email Matt Hutchinson
Southern Trace’s Head Golf Professional and Director of Golf Operations since 2006, Nathan Barrow began his career in the industry in 1993 and has been a PGA Member for over 20 years. Nathan is a past recipient of the Gulf States PGA President's Award in recognition of his efforts to grow the game and institute new player development programs. He is a Certified Callaway Golf Fitter, and has achieved a Level 1 Certified Golf Fitness Instructor Certification from the Titleist Performance Institute. He is passionate about helping others improve and enjoys teaching golfers of all skill levels. Nathan loves to play with members and help them get the most from their game. He recognizes the importance of having the right equipment, course strategy, focusing on the correct stats and physical fitness and how each one of these areas are important to lowering scores. Nathan and his wife Jenny, married since 1995, are the parents of Caroline, Jackson and Carson.
Role: Member Relations Coordinator
Serving Since: 2019
Email Vanessa Porto-Mollinedo