Staff

Clayton Cozzitorto

General Manager / Head Golf Professional

(913) 592-5292 |ccozzitorto@orion-mgmt.com

Clayton realized his passion for golf at an early age. He was introduced to the game by his grandfather, who was an avid golfer. Originally from Modesto, California, Clayton now lives in Louisburg, KS with his wife and newborn daughter. After graduating from Bethany College in 2015, Clayton accepted a position as Golf Operations Attendant as Sycamore Ridge Golf Club. In 2020, he became the General Manager & Head Golf Professional at Swope Memorial Golf Course. He is excited to return to Sycamore Ridge as the General Manager & Head Golf Professional. Currently, Clayton is working towards his PGA Certification and recently passed his Player Ability Test.  You can find Clayton assisting with the day-to-day operations, teaching golf lessons or working behind the golf shop counter.

 

Reed Vandevelde

Assistant Golf Professional

(913) 592-5292 | rvandevelde@orion-mgmt.com

Reed is a 2016 graduate of College of the Ozarks where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Recreation Administration. In 2017, Reed was employed at Tabor College in their athletics department and has since transitioned back to the Spring Hill area to be closer to family. If Reed isn’t working at Sycamore Ridge, you can find him on the golf course, playing card games with his family, or watching sports at home.

 

 

Brooke Fiocati

Food & Beverage Director

(913) 592-5292 | bfiocati@orion-mgmt.com

Brooke grew up in Westwood, Kansas then attended KU and UMKC to earn a paralegal degree. She worked on and off in the restaurant business for over 10 years then was a stay at home mom for 7 years. After realizing the fast paced environment and people of the food/beverage industry were her passion, she decided to go back to work. Brooke worked at several golf courses before finding her home at Sycamore Ridge Golf Club in 2017. She has two girls that are 10 and 13 years old that are into competitive swimming and enjoying the lake.

 

Steve Rinehart

Outside Services Manager

(913) 592-5292 | srinehart@orion-mgmt.com

Steve grew up in Emporia, KS where he began playing golf as a teenager. He played mostly with his father on a nine hole course with sand greens and has been hooked on the game of golf ever since. He re-located to the Kansas City area in 1976 and eventually became a Spring Hill resident in 1981. After a thirty-nine year career as a service technician with Sears, he is now living his dream of working and playing golf at Sycamore Ridge.

 

Paul Davids, CGCS

Golf Course Superintendent

(913) 592-2085 | pdavids@orion-mgmt.com

Paul became a certified golf course superintendent in 2002, receiving his certification from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America. He has been a member of the association since 1995 and has served on the board of directors of the Heart of America Golf Course Superintendents Association.

Paul’s experience dates back to 1993 when he began serving as assistant superintendent at Alvamar Country Club and Alvamar Public Golf Club in Lawrence, Kansas. In 1996, he moved on and up, becoming golf course superintendent at Cedarbrook Golf Club in Iola, Kansas, and Safari Golf course in Chanute, Kansas.

Between 1999 and 2004, he served as golf course superintendent at Colbert Hills Golf Club in Manhattan, Kansas. The club is a PGA Tour Collegiate licensed facility and home of the National First Tee Academy. During his tenure, he helped host the 2003 NCAA Men’s Central Regional Golf Championship and the Ladies 2002 Big 12 Conference Championship.

From 2004 until 2007, Paul was golf course superintendent for Shaker Run Golf Club in Lebanon, Ohio. He became golf course superintendent at Sycamore Ridge Golf Course in 2007 and puts all his experience and expertise to work helping to make Sycamore Ridge the best golf course in the Kansas City area.