Covid-19 Update from Bobby Jones Links

We are Bobby Jones

Bobby Jones Grand Slam Winners

Our amazing associates who have made a difference

Bobby Jones was a man of exemplary character and service to others. President Dwight Eisenhower said, “His gift to his friends is the warmth that comes from unselfishness, superb judgement, nobility of character, unwavering loyalty to principle.” We honor Bobby Jones Links associates who have gone above and beyond with our Grand Slam Award. They are the special people that enables us to say we are Bobby Jones.

Horace Bailey
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Horace Bailey

Congratulations to everyone’s favorite Bartender-Horace! He was mentioned the most in our recent Membership Feedback Survey! Here’s one quote from the surveys that sums up his relationship with the members: “Horace is a great example of the type of service, friendliness and “go out of their way to please” attitude that really represents the club well!” Thank you Horace!

Grand Slam Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Savannah Rogers
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Savannah Rogers

Congratulations to our September Cloverleaf Award Winner, Savannah! “Savannah is a true asset to our golf staff. She is dependable, eager to learn, and serves her team and our members daily. Savannah works very hard and very fast and I am thankful for her. Thank you, Savannah, for truly making a difference this month!” ~ Allyson Kahl Darling General Manager

Cloverleaf Award
Cleveland Country Club
Jon Goforth
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Jon Goforth

A BIG congratulations to our Grand Slam Award recipient: Jon Goforth! Jon goes above and beyond to keep our courts groomed and our tennis facility top of the line. He is a true team player and we are thankful for him!

Grand Slam Award
Cleveland Country Club
Dylan Stanhope
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Dylan Stanhope

Congratulations to Dylan Stanhope for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award. During the early weeks of September, Dylan stepped up and proved to be a great asset to the Cart Attendant staff at Cobblestone Golf Course. A fellow attendant was quarantined for 14 days and without hesitation, Dylan stepped up and covered the majority of the vacant shifts. Dylan is attentive to customer needs and is thorough in completing all of the tasks of his position. Dylan has also been known to help out with various other tasks in other departments whenever he is called upon. Congratulations!

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Freddie Davis
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Freddie Davis

Freddie has been an awesome addition to the Cobblestone Park kitchen team. He has jumped right into learning new duties with a terrific attitude. He is a great example of creating a positive and supportive team environment.

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Ian Hartzler
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Ian Hartzler

We want to congratulate Ian Hartzler for winning a BJL Cloverleaf award. He continues to go over and beyond every day making Cobblestone Park the best golf course around. Thank you Ian for your dedicated service to our club and the golf course.

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Rita McCollister
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Rita McCollister

Congratulations to Rita McCollister for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf (Associate of the Month) Award!

Cloverleaf Award
Stillwaters Golf Course
Chandler Kowalski
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Chandler Kowalski

Congratulations to Chandler Kowalski for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Chandler was the very first hire for the Boone’s Food and Beverage team. We knew from our first interview in June that she was going to be a great fit for the culture we were building. From day one she has been a rockstar. She single-handedly mastered our reservation software and tirelessly hounded EZ Suite until they molded their operations to work for our unique service requirements. She upholds every one of our Bobby Jones Links Service Standards and has added more of her own to further our level of hospitality. She has been an outstanding addition to our Boone’s team and we look forward to watching her career grow exponentially.

Cloverleaf Award
Boone's
Koelten Grissom
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Koelten Grissom

Koelten Grissom earned a Grand Slam for his flexibility and maintaining a positive attitude when we had to push all our golf carts from the barn to the truck without notice. In addition, Koelten is a first time home buyer as he and his wife will be expecting their first child in the coming months. Congrats Koelten!

Grand Slam Award
Patriots Point Links
Alan Fitzpatrick
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Alan Fitzpatrick

Very special recognition to our superintendent, Alan Fitzpatrick for his well deserved recognition of a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Over the course of a couple weeks, Alan has helped and supported the club by sitting and working on the schematics of a range machine wiring for hours, getting the old cart fleet removed when we were surprised by their arrival, and going to multiple properties to oversee grounds for ownership. His flexibility and help has been greatly appreciated. Thank you Alan!

Grand Slam Award
Patriots Point Links
Paul Czerniak
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Paul Czerniak

Please join us in congratulating Paul Czerniak on his recent Grand Slam award! Paul has been a great addition to the golf staff. He is always attentive, welcoming and goes above and beyond. He did not hesitate to jump on a beverage cart when needed and he had fun with it! Paul delivers a customer experience he would expect and it's a top-notch standard! Thank you, Paul, for all you do.

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Jonathan Segers
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Jonathan Segers

Congratulations to Jonathan Segers for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award!

Grand Slam Award
Colonial Country Club
Golf is the closest game to the game we call life. You get bad breaks from good shots; you get good breaks from bad shots – but you have to play the ball as it lies.
TJ White
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TJ White

TJ has been a staple of the Cobblestone Park team for several years. He takes pride in his job, is always engaged and always willing to step into any role to help. His attention to detail and efficiency is awesome. We can't thank TJ enough for all he does for Cobblestone Park.

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park
Cooper DeDonatis
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Cooper DeDonatis

We were thrilled to have Cooper join our team this summer. He jumped right into the BJL service standards by stepping out of his usual duties as a server and bartender to wash dishes during an event. He is always enthusiastic and fun to be around. Congratulations Cooper!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
JL Prather
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JL Prather

Congratulations to JL Prather for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Recently, Cobblestone received a new fleet of maintenance equipment including new greens mowers. At the same time, we were scheduled to perform a greens aerification. So that we would not have to subject our new mowers to greens covered with sand, JL swung into action without being told and sharpened all of the reels and installed new bed knives on the old mowers. JL stayed well after his scheduled shift and on his own time made this happen. JL is being recognized for going above and beyond for the betterment of the operation. Thanks JL!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Mike Limina
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Mike Limina

Congratulations to Mike Limina for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award!

Cloverleaf Award
Mixson Club
Mike Drew
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Mike Drew

Congratulations to our August Clover Leaf Award recipient Mike Drew. Mike has worked at the Club for 16 years and been an incredible asset contributing to its continued growth. The Clover Leaf Award 🍀 is given to the employee who goes above and beyond and lives out all of the Bobby Jones Links Core Values and Service Standards. The Club would not be where it is today without all of your years of hard work! Thanks for all you do and the many hats you’ve worn over the years 👍🏼

Cloverleaf Award
The Ooltewah Club
Makala Robinson
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Makala Robinson

Congratulations to Makala Robinson on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Makala always has a great attitude with her guests and co-workers! Furthermore, she has played an integral role in increasing the Standards of Service for Smoke Rise Country Club!

Cloverleaf Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Hyatt Mayfield
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Hyatt Mayfield

Congratulations to Hyatt Mayfield for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Hyatt is an exemplary associate. "No" does not exist in his vocabulary. He is always willing and able to help out in any situation. He has a fantastic work ethic, attitude and demeanor, reflecting all of the BJL service standards. We are truly honored to work with him. Congrats!

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Chad Wilson
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Chad Wilson

Congratulations to Chad Wilson for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Chad has embodied service standard #13 over the past few months. He has taken on increased workload and extra camp shifts when we needed him the most. He does this with a smile on his face and a positive attitude.

Cloverleaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Kip Howard
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Kip Howard

Congratulations go out to Kip Howard who was named our Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award winner for August. Well done Kip!

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Julian Narboni
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Julian Narboni

Congratulations to Julian Narboni for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! This Grand Slam Award is given to Julian for his efforts in pool maintenance this summer. He has grabbed his scuba gear several times to jump into the pool and help fix issues as well as always being available to lend a hand in the operation of the pool equipment. Congrats!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Joan Paolini
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Joan Paolini

Congratulations to Joan Paolini for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! She has done a wonderful job this summer implementing the new fitness center and pool restrictions during the pandemic. We are proud to honor her with the Grand Slam Award for the month of September.

Grand Slam Award
The Georgia Club
Emily Rose Goad
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Emily Rose Goad

Congratulations to our Cloverleaf Award recipient Emily Rose Goad. Thank you for living out our Bobby Jones Links service standards. Service standard number 11 states: "We make a difference in our customer's day. We go above and beyond to impact their lives in a positive way!" We had a member show up at the pool wanting to have a party. Emily stepped up and made the party happen when it wasn’t scheduled. She stayed late and the member was very happy!!

Cloverleaf Award
Cross Creek Country Club
Porter Quantz
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Porter Quantz

Congratulations to our Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf (Associate of the Month) Award Winner, Porter Quantz! Porter always picks the range in the heat of the summer and never complains. Congratulations Porter!

Cloverleaf Award
Patriots Point Links
Daniel Pinelli
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Daniel Pinelli

This is what service is all about! Pouring rain and a woman trying to get to her car, Daniel grabbed an umbrella and asked if she would like to be escorted to her car. Well done Daniel! We are Bobby Jones Links!

Grand Slam Award
Patriots Point Links
Hannah Jones
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Hannah Jones

Hannah Jones is great associate! She’s a team player, very attentive with the members. She’s a good asset to the Food & Beverage team and we are proud to award her the Cloverleaf award for the month of August! Congrats!

Cloverleaf Award
The Georgia Club
Kevin Vinson
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Kevin Vinson

Congratulations to Kevin our July Associate of the Month. Kevin is an outstanding help to everyone that he comes into contact with. He has gone above and beyond with helping our members during the Clubhouse remodel and the transition with our new cart fleet! Thanks Kevin!

Cloverleaf Award
Osprey Cove
Joe Lepine
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Joe Lepine

Congratulations to Joe Lepine for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Joe went above and beyond to help another associate! Thank you for making a difference!

Cloverleaf Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Adam Johnson
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Adam Johnson

Congratulations to Adam Johnson for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Adam has been with us for two years now. He started in outside services and now works in the pro shop. He is always going above and beyond to make the moment right. He always puts the customer first and is well respected amongst other employees. Congrats!

Cloverleaf Award
Fox Creek Golf Club
Logan Hamilton
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Logan Hamilton

Congratulations to our Cloverleaf Award recipient Logan Hamilton. The Cloverleaf Award is given to an employee who goes above and beyond with our members/guests and lives out all of the Bobby Jones Links Core Values and Service Standards. Way to go Logan! Thanks for all you do 👍🏼

Cloverleaf Award
The Champions Club
Patience Reo
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Patience Reo

Congratulations to Patience Reo for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf (Associate of the Month) Award! Patience has demonstrated BJL Service Standard #12 that states "Service excellence is a team effort. We step out of our usual duties to assist our teammates." Thank you for always caring about the members and employees of Colonial Country Club!

Cloverleaf Award
Colonial Country Club
Garit Pierce
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Garit Pierce

Congratulations to Garit Pierce on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! "Garit is amazing! He has shown true patience and teamwork as we have worked to navigate the last few months. He is a calming force in the kitchen and shows a desire to learn. Garit takes pride in what he does and it makes a difference to our members and to our team.” Allyson Kahl Darling, General Manager

Cloverleaf Award
Cleveland Country Club
Orlando Rodriguez
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Orlando Rodriguez

Congratulations to Orlando Rodriguez for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Orlando makes a difference every day by following Service Standard #1. Recently elevated to Grand Slam Academy Assistant Golf Professional, he has a positive attitude and is always available to get the job done.

Grand Slam Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Cici Robin
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Cici Robin

Congratulations to Cici Robin on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award. Cici had a slow lunch last week and we were shocked to find she had taken it upon herself to completely sanitize and organize the entire server station! Then, she deep cleaned all of the chairs in the dining room without being asked! Thank you Cici for "Making a Difference."

Grand Slam Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Rachel Clopton
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Rachel Clopton

Congratulations to Rachel Clopton on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Rachel makes a difference every day by following Service Standard #8. She has responded and managed all summer camp bookings this year stepping out of her normal duties to ensure a positive booking experience.

Cloverleaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Hollis Arnold
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Hollis Arnold

Happy to announce Hollis Arnold as our Cloverleaf Award winner for June. We haven’t seen her for a couple weeks as she is busy working three jobs. She is well-deserving of how she supports her teammates!

Cloverleaf Award
Patriots Point Links
Wanda Clark
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Wanda Clark

Congratulations to Wanda Clark for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award for running the kitchen with limited staff during the pandemic!

Grand Slam Award
Osprey Cove
Rachael Galarza
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Rachael Galarza

Congratulations to Rachael Galarza on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award for selling over 20 memberships during the pandemic!

Grand Slam Award
Osprey Cove
Mike Hatzke
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Mike Hatzke

Mike went above and beyond during the coronavirus pandemic. He has worked hard and helped in all departments during this challenging time. Congratulations Mike!

Cloverleaf Award
Osprey Cove
Katy McGrath
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Katy McGrath

Congratulations to Katy McGrath on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award Katy is the newest member of our team, but has fit right in perfectly. She is always reading our guests to focus in on exactly what they need. She maintains a positive team atmosphere, helping out with any and all associate needs.

Grand Slam Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Malachi Thompson
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Malachi Thompson

grow in. Not only is he a crucial part of our maintenance operation, he also helps lead the team. Whether it’s help training new associates on mowers, or leading sod projects, Malachi always goes above and beyond to make sure the job is done right. Congratulations on being awarded a Cloverleaf Award!

Cloverleaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Nate McVann
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Nate McVann

Congratulations to Nate McVann, our assistant superintendent being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf award. Nate, as well as many on our team, has endured a lot over this Pandemic with being tasked to do more. Nate did it with grace, willingness, and support. Well deserved Nate.

Cloverleaf Award
Patriots Point Links
Colby Cantey
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Colby Cantey

Congratulations to Colby Cantey for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! This award goes to Colby Cantey for displaying excellent leadership, hard work, assertiveness and his ability to carry out all of the Bobby Jones Customer Service Standards. Colby continues to show great teamwork and credibility not only with his peers but as a standard for the entire team at Cobblestone Park.

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park
Ashley Williams
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Ashley Williams

Congratulations to Ashley Williams for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award in May! Throughout the year Ashley has shown a great ability to make all people that she comes in contact with feel right at home. Her strong desire to learn , interpersonal skills and do whatever it takes attitude brighten up the golf shop every day. Ashley is always looking to improve in all areas that she is involved in and she is true asset to Cobblestone Park.

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park
Riley Bayly
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Riley Bayly

Congratulations to Riley Bayly for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Riley always has a smile on his face and always speaks enthusiastically, making eye contact with everyone who comes out to the golf course. He consistently goes above and beyond to positively influence both customers and associates day. Each and every day he is working to create a positive team atmosphere that strives to make a difference.

Cloverleaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Nick Bartholomew
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Nick Bartholomew

Congratulations to Nick Bartholomew for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award in April! Nick makes a difference every day with his positive attitude and reliability. Nick is very independent and is able to do a great job without constant supervision.

Grand Slam Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Rylee Palmer
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Rylee Palmer

Congratulations to Rylee Palmer for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! Rylee has been the best thing we have had at Fox Creek! She has been working six days a week and has been maintaining the cleanliness of the golf shop and outside the pavilion. During the rainy days, she has taken the initiative of counting all of the merchandise and F&B to make our end of month procedures easier. She has been well received by all of our customers and employees alike. Rylee is making a difference!

Cloverleaf Award
Fox Creek Golf Club
Diana Sandoval
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Diana Sandoval

Congratulations to Diana Sandoval for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award. Diana has stepped up in a big way for us once the COVID Crisis hit. She has been working six to seven days a week and doing every aspect of the job. She has worked inside, outside and she is training all of the new hires along the way. Without Diana, Legacy would not have been able to keep running efficiently. She truly is making a difference!

Cloverleaf Awards
Legacy Golf Links
Stacey Roberson
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Stacey Roberson

We are beyond excited to announce April ‘s Clover Leaf Award recipient, Stacey Roberson! Stacey lives by the Bobby Jones Links Standards of Excellence and shows it every day. She regularly surprises and delights both staff and members. Thank you for your positive attitude, strong work ethic, and an unwavering commitment to our Members! Help us celebrate and show your gratitude in the comments. Congrats again Stacey!! #FOREsocialdistancing

Cloverleaf Award
Cleveland Country Club
Jose Garcia
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Jose Garcia

Congratulations to Jose Garcia on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Jose has been with The Georgia Club for 15 years. Starting as a dishwasher. Jose is now in charge of keeping our busy kitchen prepped up. Jose loves fishing and always brings a smile to all of our faces when he comes to work.

Grand Slam Award
The Georgia Club
David White
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David White

Congratulations to David White for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award in February! David always has a positive attitude each and every time he steps foot on the facility. David regularly goes out of his way to make a difference in customer and associates days. He is willing to learn and loves to talk to every customer and make them feel at home when they arrive at the facility. As a valued member of our team we congratulate David on this achievement.

Cloverleaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Pat Quarters
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Pat Quarters

Congratulations to Pat Quarters for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award in February! Pat is an exceptional associate. He is always cheerful, helpful and going above and beyond to ensure our members and guests have exceptional service. He is a great team player, always respectful of his fellow associates and willing to lend a hand at any time. "No" is not something we hear Pat say. He exemplifies "yes is the answer, what is the question?"

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Sid Sharathram
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Sid Sharathram

Congratulations to Sid Sharathram for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award! He is one of the main reasons our driving range functions on a daily basis. Sid always steps out of his usual duties to assist other team members on a daily basis. He is a staple in helping create a positive and supportive atmosphere for both team members and guests. We are very happy and thankful for everything Sid does day-in and day-out, and our team here at Bobby Jones is in a great place with Sid as a part it.

Cloverleaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Laura Kratzer
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Laura Kratzer

Congratulations to Laura Kratzer on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Bobby Jones (Associate of the Year) Award!

Bobby Jones Award
The Georgia Club
Robert Shaw
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Robert Shaw

Congratulations to Robert Shaw for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award in January! Robert demonstrated BJL service standard #12 "Service excellence is a team effort. We step out of our usual duties to assist our teammates." Congratulations Robert!

Cloverleaf Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Leon Addison
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Leon Addison

Congratulations to Leon Addison on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Leon is always cheerful and willing to lend a hand to fellow associates. He's even stopped in the middle of his own work to help with a task for a fellow associate. We are thankful for team members like Leon who value teamwork!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
William Perry
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William Perry

Congratulations to William Perry for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! As golf course starter, William stepped out of his usual role to help his team mates by taking time to thoroughly clean out and organize the entire cart barn entrance and bag room. He then covered the golf shop for two hours as another team mate had to go home sick. Great job William, a great example of a team player.

Grand Slam Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Vicente Hernandez
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Vicente Hernandez

Congratulations to Vicente Hernandez winner our Clover Leaf award! Thank you Vicente for your hard work!

Cloverleaf Award
Cross Creek Country Club
Bill Connors
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Bill Connors

During the course of the year, Bill Connors was an excellent example of the humility, drive and loyalty just like the great Bobby Jones. Team work and individual initiative are the key to all that we do at Cobblestone, and Bill represents both of those qualities. Bill has demonstrated exceptional service standards as well as a very high work ethic that is admired by all that work with him. Bill displays strong leadership among his peers and assumes responsibility to cover any shift, whenever needed to ensure the success of his department and Cobblestone Golf Course. It is for these reasons and many more that Bill Connors is the 2019 Bobby Jones Links Bobby Jones Award (Associate of the Year) Winner for Cobblestone Golf Course. Congratulations Bill!

Bobby Jones Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Don Jennings
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Don Jennings

Congratulations to our Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award Winner, Don Jennings!

Bobby Jones Links
The Georgia Club
Brandon Proveaux
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Brandon Proveaux

Congratulations to Brandon Proveaux on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award in January! Brandon is a steady, positive force in our golf department. He takes wonderful care of our members and guests and he never hesitates to help his fellow associates. We appreciate Brandon for all he puts into his work to help make our Club great.

Cloverleaf Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Marcus Short
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Marcus Short

Here’s to Cleveland Country Club's first 2020 Clover Leaf Employee of the Month recipient, Marcus Short! Unanimously voted by the CCC staff without hesitation. Marcus crushes it day after day and always with a smile. Seriously, there is not a job in the Club he won’t tackle to ensure our Member experience is next level. Congrats again, and Thank You for continuing to inspire us every single day!

Cloverleaf Award
Cleveland Country Club
Chandler Kowalski
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Chandler Kowalski

Congratulations to Chandler Kowalski for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award for going above and beyond and developing a to go lunch program and posting lunch specials to social media to encourage them to come to the club.

Grand Slam Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Nick Alvey
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Nick Alvey

Congratulations to Nick Alvey for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award!

Grand Slam Award
Legacy Golf Links/Fox Creek Golf Club
Grant Casper
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Grant Casper

Congratulations to Grant Casper on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award!

Grand Slam Award
The Georgia Club
Ken Cagle
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Ken Cagle

Congratulations to Ken Cagle for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam award for the month of January. During January Ken stepped in and assumed the responsibilities for the CMGA Tournament Program and taking a leadership responsibility to manage these special events. Additionally Ken has volunteered to cover numerous ranger shifts when others were traveling or unavailable. He is to be commended for stepping forward and “Flying the Flag” for Cobblestone and Bobby Jones Links as a dedicated team player. Thanks for a job well done!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Grace Albenesius
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Grace Albenesius

Congratulations to Grace Albenesius on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award (Employee of the Month) for December 2019! Grace has been away and we wanted to wait for her return to celebrate her accomplishments 🏆 Grace is our youngest and newest instructor at I'On (and a brand new College of Charleston graduate!), but in the short time that she has been with us, she has shown a level of dedication, professionalism and motivation that is truly inspiring. Keep your eye out for her in the New Year, there are great things coming in 2020!

Cloverleaf Award
The I'On Club
Joe Newmans
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Joe Newmans

Congratulations to Joe Newmans on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Bobby Jones Award (Associate of the Year)! Joe has tackled many tasks with great enthusiasm and energy making sure that all areas of the club are up and running. He has made many great relationships with our members and staff. He is a hard worker and we are proud to have him at Osprey Cove! Thank you for all you do!

Bobby Jones Award
Osprey Cove
DeAngelo Glenn
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DeAngelo Glenn

Congratulations to DeAngelo Glenn on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! This Grand Slam Award is given to DeAngelo for his outstanding dedication to his duties and fellow associates. His work ethic is unmatched and he has totally transformed his work area in the short time since he joined our team. We are so thankful for him. Also, it's his birthday today! Happy birthday, DeAngelo!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Jake Minchew
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Jake Minchew

Congratulations to Jake Minchew our December Clover Leaf Award Winner. Jake goes above and beyond to help other departments on a regular basis. He makes it a point to engage members and call them by name! Thanks Jake for all you do!

Cloverleaf Award
Osprey Cove
Will Drennon
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Will Drennon

Congratulations to Will Drennon on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award! Will Drennon is very good asset to the team. He’s a very dependable team player and takes very good care of our members.

Cloverleaf Aaward
The Georgia Club
JD Padgett
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JD Padgett

Congratulations to JD Padgett on winning a Bobby Jones Links Bobby Jones (Associate of the Year) Award! JD embodies all of the values and service standards of Bobby Jones Links. He is a true team player and exceptional associate. We are so thankful to have JD on our team.

Bobby Jones Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Jose Garcia
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Jose Garcia

Jose Garcia makes a difference on our Food and Beverage team! We are proud to award him the Grand Slam Winner.

Grand Slam Award
The Georgia Club
Billy Criswell
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Billy Criswell

Billy always works hard and doesn’t mind doing any task that is him to him in the Maintenance department. He is a really good operator and takes a lot of pride in what he does on a daily basis . Daniel thinks a lot of Billy and when ever Daniel has a task to perform, he always asks for Billy and his son James to help. The Maintenance crew staff are lucky to have Billy a part of the team.

Clover Leaf Award
The Georgia Club
Molly Kate Ryan
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Molly Kate Ryan

Molly Kate is a very good asset to the team. She's a team player and very dependable. She takes care of our members and we are honored to award her the Cloverleaf award for the month of December.

The Georgia Club
The Georgia Club
Kim Linhart
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Kim Linhart

Congratulation to Kim Linhart (pictured second from left) on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award for excellence in service.

Clover Leaf Award
Patriots Point Links
Ed Greene
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Ed Greene

Congratulations to Ed Greene for winning a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award for "making a difference."

Grand Slam Award
Patriots Point Links
Kolelten Grissom
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Kolelten Grissom

Congratulations to Koelten Grissom on being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award for excellence in service!

Clover Leaf Award
Patriots Point Links
Carol Wilson
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Carol Wilson

Congratulations to Carol Wilson (picture third from right) for being awarded the Bobby Jones Links Bobby Jones Award!

Bobby Jones Award
Patriots Point Links
Ed Matalik
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Ed Matalik

Congratulations to Ed Matalik on winning a Bobby Jones Links Most Improved Award!

Most Improved
Patriots Point Links
Sherry Gordon
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Sherry Gordon

Congratulations to Sherry Gordon on being awarded the Bobby Jones Award!

Bobby Jones Award
Cross Creek Country Club
Kwame McDowell
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Kwame McDowell

Congratulations to Kwame McDowell for receiving the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award in November! Kwame has been a valuable member of the kitchen staff. Since he arrived a few months ago, he is self motivated and is committed to Smoke Rise Country Club and very passionate for his craft.

Clover Leaf Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Vas Hillis
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Vas Hillis

Congratulations to Vas Hillis on winning the 2019 Bobby Jones Links Bobby Jones Award! This award is given to the Associate of the Year at each club. Vas, throughout the year was an asset to the Golf Operations staff. He embraced the BJL service standards to provide extraordinary customer service by going above and beyond. With this, each time that he is on property he wants the Member experience to first and foremost.

Bobby Jones Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Robert Sabat
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Robert Sabat

Congratulations to our General Manager, Robert Sabat, for winning for General Manager of the Year Award at the 2019 Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Collaborative!

General Manager of the Year
Smoke Rise Country Club
Malachi Thompson
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Malachi Thompson

Congratulations to Malachi Thompson for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Malachi lead the golf maintenance team in the sod install around the city of Atlanta sewer reconstruction project as well as the north tee. He demonstrated Bobby Jones Links service standards #13 and #17 in his efforts.

Grand Slam Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Gene Dupree
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Gene Dupree

Congratulations to Gene Dupree on winning a Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award! Gene DuPree continues to be an asset to the team and to the greater good of Cobblestone Golf Course. Gene is typically the first employee to arrive. and opens up the shop and readies all equipment for what ever the task of the day may be. Gene is the type of employee that will do any thing that is asked of him, and will work when ever needed. Gene is looked up to by the staff as a leader and a trainer as there is not one task on the golf course that Gene can not perform. Gene also provides assistance to the equipment tech as has an abundance of knowledge on equipment. Congratulations Gene on winning this Clover Leaf Award!

Clover Leaf Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
George Phillips
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George Phillips

George Phillips has been awarded the Grand Slam award for the month of November! George continues to prove over and over that he is a “team” player. He is a dedicated employee who strives to deliver exceptional customer service day-in and day-out. During the month of November George did an exceptional job in promoting and selling the Closest to the Pin contest during his shifts, thus helping the club to significantly increase gift card sales. He is to be commended for stepping forward and “Flying the Flag” for Cobblestone and Bobby Jones Links as a dedicated team player. Thanks for a job well done!

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Carter Holland
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Carter Holland

This Grand Slam Award is given to you who has made a difference by always going above and beyond, willingness to step in and help a coworker last minute and Carter’s overall enthusiasm & eagerness to give tours. Congratulations Carter!

Grand Slam Award
The I'On Club
Chandler Kowalski
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Chandler Kowalski

Congratulations to Chandler Kowalski for receiving the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award! Chandler always has a great attitude with her guests and co-workers! Furthermore, she has been an integral part of building out the Smoke Rise Country Club's Social Media presence.

Clover Leaf Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Ellison White
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Ellison White

The Bobby Jones Links Cloverleaf Award is awarded to Ellison White for the month of October 2019. A part of our full-time maintenance team, he has added a new level of attention to detail that has been noticed by members and staff. Ellison can be counted on and has been known to volunteer to come in on his off days to assist members and co-workers. He has developed a knack to stay ahead of his maintenance requests and has learned to anticipate the needs of his position. Congratulations for a glowing month of October.

Clover Leaf Award
The I'On Club
J.D. Falconer
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J.D. Falconer

J.D. Falconer is our October Clover Leaf Award winner! J.D. is a constant presence at the facility and always responds to any customer or associate needs genuinely with "my pleasure!". He is an extremely hard worker and consistently goes out of his way to make a positive difference in customer's way. Congrats J.D. and thank you for all your hard work and effort!

Clover Leaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
Colby Woodall
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Colby Woodall

Congratulations to Colby Woodall on winning a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Colby made a different by helping with the pre-emergent on the maintenance crew.

Grand Slam Award
The Georgia Club
Juan Alas
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Juan Alas

Juan is one of our longest tenured employees in our department. As one of our main equipment operators, Juan has done nothing but continue to excel on a day-to-day basis. Juan takes great pride in his work and his product shows the attention to detail he is known for. We are very happy to have Juan on our staff! Congratulations!

Clover Leaf Award
Legacy Golf Links/Fox Creek Golf Club
Jon Largen
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Jon Largen

Congratulations to Jon Largen who was awarded the Clover Leaf Award for October 2019. He has been with Cross Creek for only a short time but during this time he has been a loyal and dedicated employee. Jon is always willing to help and assist all his team mates with anything asked. He is always willing to work any extra hours when asked. Jon takes great pride regardless of the task. Thank you Jon for you all your hard work and all you do to help us be successful.

Clover Leaf Award
Cross Creek Country Club
Jordan Hill
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Jordan Hill

Congratulations to Jordan Hill on being awarded the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award! Jordan has been a wonderful addition to our food and beverage team. He is always willing to come in to help on his days off if we need him. He tends the bar during lunch and does a wonderful job taking care of our members. We appreciate all of his hard work.

Clover Leaf Award
The Georgia Club
Alex Tyndall
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Alex Tyndall

Congratulations to Alex Tyndell for being awarded a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award. Alex has made a difference by offering extraordinary customer service and being a great team player.

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
JP Padgett
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JP Padgett

Congratulations to JP Padgett on winning the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award. JP is a great employee that not only goes the extra mile to meet our guests' needs, but also leads by example as a role model for fellow associates by exercising our Bobby Jones Links Core Values and Service Standards on a daily basis.

Clover Leaf Award
Cobblestone Park Golf Club
Bobby Coker
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Bobby Coker

This Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award is given to Bobby Coker, who has made a difference by always going out of his way to help out. He is always is willing to help out other departments getting things repaired or completing tasks. Bobby is team player for us here at Cobblestone Park Golf Club.

Grand Slam Award
Cobblestone Park
Ernie Sikes
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Ernie Sikes

Congratulations to Ernie Sikes on winning the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award! Ernie has successfully groomed the grounds Osprey Cove for over 20 years. His hard work and ethics have been an integral part of the golf course maintenance team.

Clover Leaf Award
Osprey Cove
Helen Porter
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Helen Porter

Congratulations to Helen Porter on winning a Bobby Jones Links Grand Slam Award! Helen has been stepping up and ensuring a flawless transition for the new golf course superintendent and the whole golf management team!

Grand Slam Award
Osprey Cove
Rich Dedeyn
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Rich Dedeyn

Congratulations to Rich Dedeyn for winning the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award in September! Rich has been a great asset since joining the staff here at Santee National! He goes above and beyond his duties as a cart attendant and exemplifies Bobby Jones Links Service Standard #12: "Service excellence is a team effort. We step out of our usual duties to assist our teammates." Thank you Rich!

Clover Leaf Award
Santee National Golf Club
Vasily Hillis
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Vasily Hillis

Congratulations to Vasily Hillis for winning the September Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award! Vasily Hillis has been leading the outside staff by example. Vas has been hand picking the range to ensure no member goes without range balls, setting up and stocking members' carts well in advance of their arrival and responding quickly and effectively to special requests from members. Vas works with a smile and is a true team player.

Clover Leaf Award
Smoke Rise Country Club
Piet Birch
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Piet Birch

Piet consistently goes out of his way to make a difference in our guest's day. He goes above and beyond with every guest that he interacts with to positively impact their experience and their lives.

Clover Leaf Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
JD Falconer
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JD Falconer

JD Falconer has been a great addition to the Bobby Jones Links Team. He puts a big emphasis on delivering excellent customer service to all guests. He consistently goes out of his way to display service standard #3 every time a customer or team member says "thank you".

Grand Slam Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course
James Criswell
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James Criswell

Congratulations to James Criswell on being awarded the Bobby Jones Links Clover Leaf Award for October! James is a hard worker and a great asset to the Georgia club Maintenance department. He is always willing to step up and work hard any day of week.

Clover Leaf Award
The Georgia Club
Lex Druhan
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Lex Druhan

Lex is the epitome of our service standard #13! She continually creates a positive and supportive team environment, treating associates and guests with respect and dignity. She is a true leader and willing to do whatever it takes to make the club shine!

Clover Leaf Award
Pine Island Country Club
Karyn Beaty
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Karyn Beaty

Karyn has been going above and beyond to assist the Market this month. She picked up additional shifts for her Department Head when there was a need. Karyn was flexible and willing to keep the Market up and running while we experienced hurricane damage.

Grand Slam Award
Mixson Club
Mike Limina
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Mike Limina

Mike always goes above and beyond to assist our member as well as his fellow associates. Mike is always on the move making sure that the pool deck and Club facility are clean and running properly. He greets members with a smile and is always willing to help put an umbrella up or hold the gate open. Mike makes sure that whoever works after him is set up for success! We could not get through the busy summer season without Mike.

Clover Leaf Award
Mixson Club
Kyle Ponder
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Kyle Ponder

Congratulations to Kyle Ponder on winning the Clover Leaf Award for the month of September! During the month of September Kyle Ponder has performed his duties as a pro shop attendant in an outstanding manner. He has been very instrumental in helping to increase pro shop merchandise sales as well as all other revenue streams. His ability to deliver exceptional customer service and train others ensures that we are a family that makes a difference in the lives of others. Additionally, he is indeed a “Team” player showing his flexibility to assist the cart staff when shortages in staffing occur. We are Bobby Jones!

Clover Leaf Award
Cobblestone Golf Course
Bill & Jo Lawson
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Bill & Jo Lawson

Having Bill and Jo Lawson apart of the I’On Club team has been truly an honor. They promptly arrive every single morning, without question, to open the club and greet our members by name with a smile on their face. It’s hard to put into words the value they bring to our staff and our members. They play a vital role when it comes to serving our customers on a highest level especially when it comes to the day-to-day demands required when you are at the front desk. We appreciate all that Bill & Jo have done and continue to do. Congratulations, Bill and Jo!!

Clover Leaf Award
I'On Club
David Epps
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David Epps

A successful golf course maintenance team has to employ people who make Service Standard #12 a part of their culture. David jumps to the opportunity including covering for our newlywed, Jeff Weeks, so he may enjoy a long honeymoon.

Grand Slam Award
Bobby Jones Golf Course

Strong
Independent
and Attentive

The principals of Bobby Jones Links own the company - we are not driven by investor expectations and pressures. Our balance sheet is strong.

As a result, we don’t leverage our operational leadership across too many clubs. And unlike many companies in our business, we don’t require long term management agreements with large breakup fees. If you like what we do, you’ll keep us. For more than two decades our clients have renewed our management services more than any other company.