Our Team

Our team is ready to serve your needs at Country Club of Boyne.

Clubhouse Team

    • bfriedrich@boyneresorts.com
      Bernie Friedrich
      Senior Vice President, Golf Operations and Resort Sales - BOYNE Resorts

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Born in Schondorf, Germany
      • College: Northern Michigan University
      • Years with Boyne: 44
      • Favorite On-Property Spot: The driving range at the Ross Golf Center. The layout and size is unique for the area.
      • Favorite part of working with the club membership: I love working with club membership, and the public guests we have visit intertwine nicely together so that all can enjoy the club.
      • Community Involvement: Harbor Cup, Manna Food Project, The First Tee, Board member of Michigan Golf Association, Chairman of Michigan PGA Employment Committee
    • jrichter@boyne.com
      Josh Richter
      Director of Golf & Director of Snowsports Equipment Rental - BOYNE Resorts

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: St. Charles, MI
      • College: Ferris State University
      • Years with Boyne: 20
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: Golfing on The Heather followed closely by Taco Tuesday on Ross Patio, yum!
      • Favorite Part of Working at the Club: Working alongside a great team of Golf Professionals and Club Team to have high quality, memorable golf tournaments
      • Community Involvement: The First Tee of Northern Michigan Board of Directors and Golf Committee Chair, Volunteer at The Manna Food Project
    • klonnee@boyne.com
      Keriann Lonnee
      Director of Membership - Country Club of Boyne and Bay Harbor Golf Club

      Country Club of Boyne Director of Membership

      • Hometown: Grand Haven, MI
      • College: Illinois Institute of Art
      • Years with Boyne: 12
      • Favorite On-Property Spot: The Ross Patio - It's the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a beautiful northern Michigan sunset while watching the golfers come in on #18 of Donald Ross!
      • Favorite Part of Working with the club membership: I very much enjoy being able to interact with the members on a personal level throughout the year at events and tournaments. The club and the membership have a real sense of family and it's a very special thing to be a part of that!
      • Community Involvement: Volunteer at The Manna Food Project and with The First Tee of Northern Michigan
    • cremaly@boynehighlands.com
      Carolann Remaly
      Club Manager

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Lansing, MI
      • College: University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
      • Years with Boyne: 13
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: The CCB of course! But my favorite spot on all of property is at the top of hole #13 of Arthur Hills Golf Course.
      • Favorite Part of Working at the Club: While never losing sight of the fact that we are here to provide exemplary service in a warm, and inviting atmosphere, I feel blessed to do so with the team I work with, and for the support and appreciation of the membership. At the end of the day, we are family.
      • Community Involvement: Volunteer at The Manna Food Project, The Salvation Army and Little Traverse Bay Humane Society during the off-season.
    • tyler.romanick@boynehighlands.com
      Tyler Romanick
      Assistant Club Manager

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Petoskey, MI
      • College: Grand Valley State University
      • Years with Boyne: 5
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: Golfing
      • Favorite Part of Working at the Club: The relationships I have gained with the membership is wonderful.
    • dean.grill@boynehighlands.com
      Dean Grill
      Chef

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Saginaw, MI
      • College: N/A
      • Years with Boyne: 5
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: Golfing at our beautiful courses/snowboarding on our gorgeous mountain runs!
      • Favorite Part of Working at the Club: The family-oriented atmosphere makes working not feel like a day-to-day job. I consider all the staff and the membership to be a part of my close family!
      • Community Involvement: Working closely with The Manna Food Project, donating/fundraising with Harbor Springs Chamber of Commerce, internships with local schools, hosting dinners and interacting with Wounded Warriors Project and hosting the Emmet County Chili Cookoff.
    • leah.walker@boynehighlands.com
      Leah Walker
      Dining Room Manager

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Tower, MI
      • College: California Pacific College of Performing Arts and North Central Michigan College
      • Years with Boyne: 16
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: Snowboarding but new to golf and love it!
      • Favorite Part of Working at the Club: I love the warm, welcoming atmosphere. Everyone we work with and serve are like one big family!
    • eboeve@boynehighlands.com
      Ellen Boeve
      Event Coordinator

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Grand Haven, MI
      • College: Western State University (Bachelors degree), Mississippi State University (Masters degree)
      • Years with Boyne: 9
      • Favorite On-Property Spot: Top of Kath Run during wedding season - the views are truly amazing
      • Favorite Part of Working at the Club: The tight knit crew that works here. It's fun to come to work and feel like the people you work with are family - this extends to the membership as well. Being my first summer here in more of a full time role, it has been really cool to see the membership light up when they see certain team members and truly engage with the staff here. It is nice to see that interaction and genuine appreciation for one another; you don't always get that where you work.
    • shaun.osbourne@boynehighlands.com
      Shaun Osbourne
      The Heather & Donald Ross Memorial Superintendent

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Neenah, WI
      • College: Lake City CC (Golf Course Operations Program)
      • Years with Boyne: 15
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: Golf
      • Favorite Part of Working for Boyne: My team makes my job very enjoyable.
    • nick.shaw@boynehighlands.com
      Nick Shaw
      The Moor & Arthur Hills Superintendent

      Country Club of Boyne

      • Hometown: Vicksburg, MI
      • College: Michigan State University
      • Years with Boyne: 14
      • Favorite On-Property Activity: Golf
      • Favorite Part of Working Boyne: The variety each season brings - from the weather changes, to the different people I get to work with from summer to winter. Also love the snowboarding and golf.

PGA Professionals

    • mchumbler@boyne.com
      Mike Chumbler
      President and General Manager - Boyne Highlands Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Bad Axe, MI
      • College: Ferris State University
      • Years with Boyne: 25
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Cypress Point
      • Clubs played: Callaway
      • Community Involvement: Petoskey Regional Chamber of Commerce Board Member, Founding Board Member for The First Tee of Northern Michigan
      • Career Highlight: Bill Strausbaugh Award, Michigan Section 2009
      • Favorite golf memory: Hole-in-one on Cypress Point
    • dturcott@boyne.com
      Dan Turcott
      Events Professional and Real Estate Sales - BOYNE Resorts

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Petoskey, MI
      • College: Central Michigan University
      • Years with Boyne: 36
      • Favorite Boyne course: Toss up between The Heather & The Alpine
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: The Belvedere in Charlevoix
      • Clubs played: TaylorMade
      • Career Highlight: Only person to have played in every Harbor Cup since its inception
      • Favorite golf memory: The most fun I ever had playing golf was when I was part of the Guiness Book of World Records "Fastest Round of Golf" at Boyne Mountain in 2006.  If I remember correctly, our world record time was 7 minutes, 36 seconds. 
    • sniezgoda@boyne.com
      Steve Niezgoda
      Head Golf Professional - Bay Harbor Golf Club & Golf Buyer - BOYNE Resorts

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Petoskey, MI
      • College: Ferris State University
      • Years with Boyne: 17
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Alpine
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Mauna Lani - Hawaii
      • Clubs played: Callaway
      • Community Involvement: Raise funds for The Manna Food Project and The First Tee of Northern Michigan through Harbor Cup
      • Favorite golf memory: Passing my PAT and getting my PGA card. 
    • mfay@boyne.com
      Mike Fay
      Director of Player Performance - BOYNE Resorts

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Detroit, MI
      • College: New Mexico State University
      • Years with Boyne: 11
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: The Legend at Shanty Creek
      • Clubs played: Titleist
      • Community Involvement: I am highly involved in many growth of the game initiatives. I also currently sit on The First Tee of Northern Michigan's Board of Directors.
    • dmcwhorter@boynehighlands.com
      Dave McWhorter
      Teaching Professional and Master Club Fitter - BOYNE Golf Academy

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Sidney, MI
      • College: Lake Superior State University
      • Years with Boyne: 12
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Hidden River Golf and Casting Club
      • Clubs played: TaylorMade
      • Community Involvement: Really enjoy spending time with the Manna Food Project
    • jeff.roth@boyne.com
      Jeff Roth
      PGA Teaching Professional - BOYNE Golf Academy

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Plymouth, MI
      • College: University of Arizona
      • Years with Boyne: 2
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Monterey Peninsula Country Club, California
      • Clubs played: NIKE Irons, Titleist Driver/Fairway/Hybrids
      • Career Highlight: National Club Professional Champion 1993, Michigan Golf Hall of Fame, Michigan PGA Hall of Fame, University of Arizona Golf Hall of Fame
      • Favorite golf memory: Champions TOUR event at Pebble Beach in 2009 - my son caddying and my dad in the gallery! Priceless.
    • dtrudell@boynehighlands.com
      Dave Trudell
      Head Golf Professional - The Heather, Boyne Highlands Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Kalamazoo, MI
      • College: Eastern Michigan Univeristy (Hurons)
      • Years with Boyne: 19
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Crystal Downs
      • Clubs played: Titlesit - Staff member since 1995
      • Career Highlights: 2007 Michigan Section Merchandiser of the Year - Resort
      • Favorite golf memory: Holing out for an eagle 2 on #2 Eastern Hills Golf Club while playing with my father.  
    • brandon.brown@boynehighlands.com
      Brandon Brown
      Assistant Golf Professional - The Heather, Boyne Highlands Resort

      Brandon Brown

      • Hometown: Hemlock, MI
      • College: Ferris State University
      • Years with Boyne: 1
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Saginaw Country Club
      • Clubs played: Taylormade Driver + Cobra Irons
      • Favorite golf memory: When I made my first hole-in-one in my sophomore year of high school during a county tournament.
    • jdmyers@boynehighlands.com
      John Myers
      Head Golf Professional - Ross Golf Center, Boyne Highlands Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Grove City, OH
      • College: Methodist University, Fayetteville, NC
      • Years with Boyne: 5
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Franklin Hills Country Club
      • Clubs played: Callaway
      • Community Involvment: Varsity Girls Golf Coach Petoskey High School
      • Career Highlight: Assistant Golf Professional of the Year, Michigan Section, 2005
    • chaz.babin@boyne.com
      Chaz Babin
      Assistant Golf Professional - Ross Golf Center, Boyne Highlands Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Midland, MI
      • College: Coastal Carolina University
      • Years with Boyne: 4
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Preserve/The Links
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Caledonia Golf and Fish Club, Pawleys Island, SC
      • Clubs played: Titleist
      • Career Highlight: Passing my PGA Playing Ability Test on my first try with my father caddying for me. 
    • corey.may@boynehighlands.com
      Corey May
      Assistant Golf Professional - Ross Golf Center, Boyne Highlands Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Pittsfield, MASS
      • College: Coastal Carolina University
      • Years with Boyne: 8
      • Favorite Boyne course: Sugarloaf Golf Club
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Lake Winnipesaukee Golf Club, New Durham, NH
      • Clubs played: TaylorMade
      • Playing Career Highlight: 4th place in PGA State of Maine Championship, 2015
      • Community Involvement: Instruct junior clinics at Boyne Highlands on Sunday afternoons. 
    • robert.wilson@boynehighlands.com
      Bob Wilson
      Assistant Golf Professional - Donald Ross Memorial, Boyne Highlands Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Harbor Springs, MI
      • College: Palm Beach Community College, Lake Worth, FL
      • Years with Boyne: 3
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Pinehurst #2 
      • Clubs played: Callaway 
      • Favorite golf memory: There's been so many over the years it would be hard to single one out. 
    • cpowers@boynemountain.com
      Casey Powers
      Head Golf Professional/Director of Retail - Boyne Mountain Resort

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Muskegon, MI / Traverse City, MI
      • College: Hope College
      • Years with Boyne: 22
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Alpine
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Birchwood Farms
      • Clubs played: Callaway
      • Favorite golf memory: My son Griffin birdying the 18th hole to beat me by a stroke for the first time on The Flamingo course at the Lely Resort in Naples, FL. 
    • bredmond@boyne.com
      Barry Redmond
      Head Golf Professional - Crooked Tree Golf Club

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Chelsea, MI
      • College: N/A
      • Years with Boyne: 9
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Seminole Golf and Country Club in Florida
      • Clubs played: Titleist
      • Career Highlight:  Winning the Michigan Open in 1989, winning Michigan PGA Professionals Championship in 1990 and 1992, competing in PGA Championship in 1994.
      • Favorite Golf Memory: Winning Michigan PGA Professionals Championship in 1992 at Garland where my dad was the pro for 25 years.
    • procha@boyne.com
      Paulo Rocha
      Golf Professional - Bay Harbor Golf Club

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Sao Paulo, Brazil
      • College: Michigan State University
      • Years with Boyne: 22
      • Favorite Boyne course: The Heather
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Crystal Downs
      • Clubs played:  Callaway
      • Favorite Golf Memory:  Pro Shoot-out winner 2018
    • spussehl@boynemountain.com
      Scott Pussehl
      Assistant Golf Professional - Bay Harbor Golf Club

      BOYNE Golf PGA Professional

      • Hometown: Freeland, MI
      • College: Ferris State University
      • Years with Boyne: 5
      • Favorite Boyne course: Crooked Tree Golf Club
      • Favorite non-Boyne course: Black Lake
      • Clubs played: Callaway Rogue
      • Career Highlight: Drive, Chip, Putt National Contestant