Golf Staff

Golf Staff

Karl Obermeyer
Director of Golf
Class A PGA

Karl has been with the Village Club since 2002. He oversees all the daily operations of the Club including Lessons, Clinics, Tournaments, Outings, Pro Shop, outside operations, Junior Golf, Women's Leagues, and pace of play, etc. Karl's work experience includes, Cape Arundel GC, Kennebunkport, Maine, Rumson CC, Rumson, NJ, CC of Florida, Boynton Beach, Florida, Sherbrooke CC, Lake Worth, Fl.

Steve Suarez
Head Golf Professional
Class A PGA

Steve has been apart of the Village Club since 2004. Steve also oversees all of the daily operations of the Club. Steve is a very polished instructor and has a full schedule of Lessons during the Summer. He is also an expert Club Fitter for Drivers, Irons, Wedges and Putters. Steve is a native of Long Island, but did spend some time working out in California at the upscale Pauma Valley CC.

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Ann Obermeyer
Teaching Professional
Class A PGA

Ann has been on the Village club team since 2009. She is also an accomplished instructor with a large following. Ann has work experience at Quaker Ridge Golf club in Scarsdale NY, Royal Oak Golf Club in Cincinnati, and Kenwood CC also in Cincinnati. Ann Competed for three consecutive years on the LPGA Tour in the early 90's. Ann is a native of Northen California.

John Capozzi
Head Starter

John has been apart of the Village Club since 2001. John knows the membership very well and can always help you find you a game. John spends his winters in Florida, but grew up in Glen Cove and now resides in Locust Valley.

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Lori DiGasso
Golf Shop Manager

Lori is our Golf Pro Shop Manager and on site Pilates instructor. She has been a part of our team since 2004. Always smiling, she loves to interact with the members and keep the shop running smooth and in tip top shape. Lori grew up on the South Shore of Long Island and resides in Baldwin.

Richard Kelly 
Assistant Professional

Rich has been a part of the Village Club since 2015. He is the 1st assistant to the Golf pro and Director of juniors. His background stems working grounds at other Clubs like Middle Bay and Glen Head and as a caddie at Rockville Links. Rich also studied at Farmingdale State and graduated in 2015 with a Bachelors in Business Management. During his education he competed in four golf national championships, was a 3 time First Team All – Conference honoree and 1 time Second Team All- Conference honoree.