Dave Brown, PGA
Dave Brown has been involved with golf since age nine. Entering the golf business in 1981, he became a member of the PGA in 1986, and recently achieved Life Member Status. He has participated on various PGA committees, and served as the PGA Tournament Chairman for a period of five years. His professional experience includes three private clubs here in New Mexico during the 80’s and 90’s, before joining the Santa Ana team in 1998. He’s played in golf tournaments at most of the courses around the state for the past four decades, been involved on the administrative side of many high profile events in that time span, and feels that he knows “New Mexico Golf”, inviting you to Santa Ana for an enjoyable golf experience at one of the best the state has to offer.
Golf Course Superintendent
Derek Butt, GCSAA
Assistant Golf Course Superintendent
Sandy Lemon, over both Twin Warriors and Santa Ana, is a PGA and LPGA Professional who has specialized in teaching for over 20 years. She is an instructor of LPGA Golf Clinics for Women and has received the PGA Excellence in Education Award and was Section East Chapter Teacher of the Year. Sandy was a three time state golf champion in Virginia, Illinois and Georgia during which time she became an Inductee in the Southern Illinois University Hall of Fame. Sandy played on the Asian Golf Tour and the Futures Golf Tour. In addition to her extensive playing background, she has developed and implemented numerous golf schools, clinics, and tournaments. She held the Head Professional position at a 36 whole facility in Savannah, Georgia for 18 years. Her expertise is in the area of instruction and club fitting. Sandy was named Callaway Golf Club Fitter of the Year for 2005, and Top Ten for the last three years.
Golf Shop Staff & Starters:
Steve Manning, PGA
Javier Chavez, PGA Apprentice
John Rio, PGA Apprentice | Tournament Coordinator
Khristian Leon, Outside Services Supervisor
Controller, Santa Ana Golf Club, Inc.
Nanci Davis served as the Assistant Financial Manager for Santa Ana Golf Club from 1999 – 2003, and has recently returned to serve in the Controller position.
From 2004 to 2013, Nanci lived with her family in Denver, Colorado. She worked as the Founder and President of Basic Books Bookkeeping Solutions, Inc. located in Greenwood Village, Colorado. Since forming the company with one client just over eleven years ago, Nanci has overseen the growth of the organization to its current position of over 120 clients serviced by a full time staff. Basic Books provides comprehensive bookkeeping, accounting, tax, consulting and human resource services to companies and individuals of various sizes across a vast array of industries.
Nanci has a Bachelors of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Business Computer Systems from New Mexico State University. She has worked extensively in the accounting, finance, and human resources fields in both the public and private sectors prior to founding her own company. In 2008, she was recognized as a Champion of Enterprise by the Denver Chapter of Sales Professionals International. She is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, and spent several years teaching Accounting and QuickBooks courses at the Accounting & Business School of the Rockies.
In addition to her professional work, Nanci has served as a volunteer in the Albuquerque and Denver educational and political communities.
Kathy Morrow, Human Resources/Payroll
Roger Campbell, Food & Beverage Manager --Prairie Star & WindDancer Bar & Grill
Brian Lyle, PGA- Accounts Payable/Teaching Professional/ Merchandising
Micah Jones, Executive Assistant/ Web Manager