Role: General Manager Serving Since: 2017 Phone Number: 970.482.1336
John Stebbins has enjoyed over 25 years in the Private Club and Resort Industry. Most recently, John was the General Manager of Bentwater Yacht and Country Club in Montgomery, Texas. Prior to Bentwater, John was the Vice President of Operations for East West Partners Club Management. His responsibilities included overseeing clubs in Texas, Arizona, and California, improving Member satisfaction, employee retention, and achieving the clubs' financial goals.
During the 1990's and early 2000's, John spent 15 years with ClubCorp as a General Manager, Regional Food and Beverage Director, Regional Operations Manager, and the Vice President of Global People Strategy. Early in his career, he worked in the restaurant industry holding holes of Director of Human Resources, Director of Operations, and General Manager at Rusty Pelican Restaurants, followed by Director of Operations and Corporate Director of Training at Red Robin restaurants.
John has been a guest speaker for the National Golf Course Owners Association, Golf Inc., the Northern and Southern California PGA, and the Club Managers Association of America. He has been a guest lecturer at many prominent Universities' Hospitality Departments and, prior to moving to Montgomery, Texas, was an adjunct faculty member for the Hospitality and Tourism Department at Scottsdale Community College.
John and his wife, Jill, have been married for 39 years. John felt an instant connection with the Members and employees he has met at Fort Collins Country Club. His open-door policy helps him connect with Members, enabling him to meet or exceed the expectations of the Membership by providing positive Member experiences.