Golf Maintenance Staff

Name: Matt Lombardi
Position: Director of Grounds 
Phone: 303.597.0391

In 2007 Matt Lombardi moved to Denver to grow-in and establish Cherry Creek Country Club. At the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, NJ, Matt grew-in the new 18 hole course designed by Tom Fazio II, hosting the 2006 AJGA Fidelity Investments Junior Championship. Matt received his B.S. in Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences specializing in Turf Management from Virginia Tech University. 

Name: Eric Phillips
Position: Assistant Superintendent 

In May of 2015, Eric moved from Monterey, CA to become part of the Cherry Creek Country Club family. He was born and raised in Colorado and then graduated from the University of Nebraska Turf Program. While in college, Eric spent all 4 years bowling collegiately. Before joining the team at Cherry Creek, he previously worked at courses around the country, which included Oakmont Country Club, The Broadmoor, and The Links at Spanish Bay inside Pebble Beach.

Name: Hunter Dorsey
Position: 2nd Assistant Superintendent  

Hunter is a Colorado native and has lived in the Denver area his whole life. He has previously worked at Blackstone Country Club and Black Bear Golf Club, but is very excited to have taken this next step in his career by joining the team at Cherry Creek Country Club. In December of 2017 Hunter will graduate with a degree in Turf Grass Sciences from Penn State University, although considers himself to be a lifelong learner. One day he dreams to be a professional golfer on the PGA tour, but for now he is very happy working on such an amazing golf course.

Name: Louis Drews
Position: Landscape Maintenance Supervisor

With over 18 years of experience in the landscape industry, Louis has a passion for creating and maintaining beautiful landscapes. He prides himself in establishing long-term relationships with clients and being able to provide them a wonderful outdoor space to enjoy the beautiful seasons we have in Colorado. After being “cooped up” indoors through the winter, its nice to have a relaxing outdoor space to enjoy through our warmer spring, summer and fall months. Louis is a Colorado native and enjoy spending time in the mountains camping with family and friends. He has a beautiful girlfriend of 7 years who loves to cook, which is a good thing because he loves to eat! Louis also has a 19 year old son who loves to beat him in basketball. Looking forward to meeting everyone!