Gator Junior Golf Staff

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Sean Warner, President

Sean is the founding member of the Gator Junior Golf Association, beginning in March 2016.  He is a graduate of the University of Florida with a Masters of Accounting degree.  He has taught junior golf for over five years, and has extensive competitive experience.  Originally from enemy territory in Athens, GA, Gator fans need not worry.  Sean is a lifelong Gator, and loves cheering on the Orange and Blue every fall in The Swamp.

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John Stevens, Chairman

John Stevens is a staple in the Gainesville community. With several decades of experience in golf instruction, Stevens has taught hundreds of children and adults of all skill levels. He has a degree in chemical engineering, computer science, and is a venture capitalist and strategic investor in Gainesville. He has taught numerous courses in physics, engineering, and chemistry at multiple institutions in several states, and currently is a director at the Quarterback Club at UF.

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Max Meier, Director of Operations

Max is a third year Information Systems and Economics major at the University of Florida with aspirations in data analytics and technology consulting. He has been playing golf for nearly ten years and was previously the Junior Golf Coordinator for the Junior Golf Foundation of America in Palm Beach, FL from 2015-2017. He also served as Director of Operations for Golf Professional Services in West Palm Beach, FL, where he worked extensively with PGA professionals with decades of experience.


Vittoria Giles,  Director of Accounting    Torri is a fourth year graduate accounting student at UF. She has been playing golf for many years and also teaches with the GJGA.

Vittoria Giles, Director of Accounting

Torri is a fourth year graduate accounting student at UF. She has been playing golf for many years and also teaches with the GJGA.

Bobby Estrada,  Operations Supervisor    Bobby has received his Bachelors Degree in Sports Management from Florida State University and Golf Management Degree from Golf Academy of America - Orlando. Bobby has been involved in the golf business for nearly 5 years, spanning from his experience working at PGA golf course Orange County National or his time with Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Because he is a Florida State fan, he is always up for some smack talk between the Gators and Seminoles!

Bobby Estrada, Operations Supervisor

Bobby has received his Bachelors Degree in Sports Management from Florida State University and Golf Management Degree from Golf Academy of America - Orlando. Bobby has been involved in the golf business for nearly 5 years, spanning from his experience working at PGA golf course Orange County National or his time with Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Because he is a Florida State fan, he is always up for some smack talk between the Gators and Seminoles!

Jack Braverman, Operations Supervisor

Jack Braverman, Operations Supervisor


Teaching Staff

Bob Geambazi, PGA, Director of Golf at Gainesville Country Club

Bob Geambazi, PGA, Director of Golf at Gainesville Country Club

Greg Betz, PGA,  Director of Golf at Gainesville Country Club

Greg Betz, PGA, Director of Golf at Gainesville Country Club

Lewis Richardson

Lewis Richardson

Tom Batten

Tom Batten

Amica Lertkit

Amica Lertkit

Steve Sauls

Steve Sauls

Kyle Eller

Kyle Eller

Rica Tse, LPGA

Rica Tse, LPGA

Stuart Menzies

Stuart Menzies

Bryan Carek

Bryan Carek