Serving since 2020
Born in Santa Monica and raised in Culver City, Alex Thapar developed a passion for service at a very young age. Watching his Argentinean mother’s strong work ethic as a child led to his decision to pursue a career in hospitality. With almost 20 years of experience in various leadership roles, Alex is broadening his reach as he takes on this exciting role of General Manager at City Club Los Angeles.Armed with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resource Management from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Alex initially ran several upscale fitness clubs. Subsequent to that, he opened The Ritz-Carlton Los Angeles in 2011 and held other Director roles at both The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel & The Ritz-Carlton Marina del Rey. In 2015, he moved on to The Bay Club Company where he was an integral part of establishing new markets while also doing diligence on several acquisitions. Through this process, Alex was the Club Manager and Food & Beverage Director at the prestigious Manhattan Country Club ...
Serving since 2021
Lauren was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. Having an adventurous side and her love for travel around the globe, she decided to live in Belgium for a short period of time. Returning from Belgium, she realized she’d love to live in a larger, more diverse city. With having a background in sales and marketing, specifically Media & Entertainment, she moved to LA 5 1/2 years ago to pursue her career in a larger market. She loves trying anything new the city has to offer and will never pass up a road trip or hike. During her time here she’s rescued three dogs and cares a great deal for animal welfare. Lauren will make you feel right at home and go above and beyond for all your member needs.
Director of Membership Sales and Retention
Serving since 2016
Annalise may be new to Los Angeles, but she is not new to the ClubCorp family! She joins City Club Los Angeles after years of serving as Director of Member Relations and Membership at The City Club of Washington in the Nation’s Capital. Annalise earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in French and Politics from Lake Forest College, and Master of Business Administration degree and Global Management certificate from The George Washington School of Business. She brings her passion for international affairs and business development into her role as Director of Membership Sales and Retention, and is eager to help members maximize their potential through rich experiences and valuable introductions. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering with The Junior League, playing tennis, trying new restaurants, and enjoying culture through museum visits and festivals.
Director of Member Experience
Serving since 2020
Michael is a native of Los Angeles whose passion for creating memorable guest experiences has kept him thrilled to be working in the private club sector for over 13 years. His journey started at the Bel-Air Bay Club in Pacific Palisades where for over a decade, he managed front desk and guest service operations. Here, he discovered a newfound passion for event management while designing and operating the annual Halloween haunted house. From there he moved to Spring Place Beverly Hills; a co-working and social club where he directed all aspects of member, community, and guest relations. Most recently, he was at the H Club in Hollywood where he directed overall club operations including management of the club's 33 all-suite hotel. He feels a deep sense of appreciation to now be serving the dynamic City Club LA community and is excited to have been welcomed into the ClubCorp family. When not working, he enjoys time with his wife and three young children, spending time in the great outd...
Private Events Director
Serving since 2021
Born in Vietnam and raised in Northern California, Tammy considers herself an LA native who was raised in DTLA. Tammy has spent the past fourteen years working in hospitality with eight of those years specializing in events and catering. During this time, Tammy has cultivated a robust network of clients and peers that continue to push her career forward.After completing her Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communications at FIDM; Tammy’s passion for people, events, and hospitality started at Wolfgang Puck Catering at LA Live. Her experience there laid the foundation for her skills in event sales and management. She has then earned opportunities to open two restaurants and two boutique hotels in the Los Angeles area. Her dedication to her work and unique way of connecting with others has given her a strong reputation as an event planner.