Role: General Manager
Serving Since: 2014
Phone Number: 703.761.4250 x:6882
Kara’s career in hospitality started in Scottsdale, Arizona with The James Hotel Group after she received her Culinary Arts Certification at The Arizona Culinary Institute. When the hotel was sold, Kara was asked to be a part of the opening task force for The James Chicago working for celebrity Chef David Burke, and later The Liason Capitol Hill with celebrity Chef Art Smith in Washington, DC. Just prior to joining Clubcorp, Kara was the corporate management trainer and General Manager for Chef Geoffs restaurant group. Kara is an introductory sommelier and has great a passion for food and wine. Kara’s career with ClubCorp started in 2014 at The Tower Club where she is the recipient of the coveted Rising Star Award and two Super Star Awards. Kara and her husband have a home in Fairfax, VA, that they share with their son, Colton and daughter, Riley.
Role: Catering Sales Director - Corporation Occasions
Serving Since: 2005
Phone Number: 703.761.4250 x: 6890
Lindsay Rhoades has been with the Private Events Team of the Tower Club since 2005. Prior to joining, Lindsay was an Events Manager for the Entrepreneurs' Organization (formerly the Young Entrepreneurs' Organization) for 8 years, where she planned domestic and international events for the membership organization. In that position, her travels took her globe trotting to places such as Bali, Moscow and Dubai.
Lindsay's current role is to act as the corporate events Private Event Director. She handles corporate meetings, seminars, board retreats and continuing education classes.
Lindsay is an avid Washington Nationals fan, loves live music and camping. Lindsay enjoys writing and hopes to one day publish a children's book all about bravery and friendship. But her greatest passion in life is advocating for pediatric cancer awareness and research in memory of her beloved daughter, Kate Olivia.