POA Staff

The Big Canoe Property Owners Association (POA) provides for the protection and preservation of the values, amenities and qualities in Big Canoe and for the maintenance, administration, improvement, policing and preservation of common properties, grounds and open space, trails, recreation facilities and common services.

Senior Staff

Scott Auer

General Manager

Jayne Hagan

Director of Finance

Carrie Scott

Director of Amenities

Lydell Mack

Director of Operations

Anu Saxena

Director of Engineering

Kathy Jones

Director of Human Resources


Matt Lockwood


Tania Baaske

Accounts Receivable

Sherry Payton

Staff Accountant

Latrelle Love

Accounts Payable

Architectural & Environmental Control

Treena Parish

Architectural & Environmental Control Manager

Ron Davis

Architectural & Environmental Control Assistant Manager

Communications & Marketing

Mark de la Viña 

Director of Communications & Marketing

Kat Dye

Creative Strategist

Lifestyle & Membership

Teri Sawyer

Membership Director

The Clubhouse

Mihaela Hillhouse

Food & Beverage Operations Manager

Michael Klein

Executive Chef

Kristen Stellmaker

Catering & Banquet Manager

Amanda Copeland

Activities Director

Alison Littley

Merchandise Coordinator


Mike Miller

Head Golf Professional

Justin Luysterborg

Assistant Golf Professional

David Jaroszynski

Assistant Golf Professional

John Lipkowitz

Marina Manager

Geoff Hedges

Head Racquets Professional

Steve Panetta

Wellness Activities Director


Kevin Sams

Golf Course Superintendent

Mathew Parks

Landscaping Manager

Jacob Vansant

Public Works Manager

Scottie Patterson

Public Works Supervisor

Public Safety

Ricky Jordan

Director of Public Safety

Chip Rice


Mario Tilelli


Ernie Hensley

Access Control Supervisor


POA Organization Chart