Meet the Club Staff

Contact Information

 Main: 703-723-5330
 Fax: 703-723-5353

  • Clubhouse

      Maurice Darbyshire  

      General Manager

      Maurice brings to Belmont over 20 years of private country club experience. Prior to being General Manager at Belmont, he was General Manager of another one of Toll Golf's country clubs, Dominion Valley. Maurice has held positions such as Food and Beverage Director and Club Manager at The Club at Franklin Square in Washington D.C., and General Manager of the historic Army Navy Town Club. He was also ExecutiveVice President of private Clubs for Fore Golf Services at Hidden Creek Country Club. Maurice graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration & Marketing.

      Mario Almonte  

      Assistant General Manager
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      Mario brings Belmont over 14 years of experience in Sales and Marketing for the golf industry. Prior to joining Belmont, Mario was the Regional Sales & Marketing Director for Wingfield Golf Properties, a position which he held for over five years. Mario came to Belmont as Membership Director and moved his way up to Assistant General Manager. He has his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland as well as his Masters of Business of Administration from American University.  

      Amanda Bouman  

      Marketing and Communications Director
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      Originally from East Tennessee, Amanda moved to Northern Virginia after graduating from Tusculum College in Greeneville, TN with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology.  Amanda came to Belmont as the Club Secretary and quickly moved her up way  up to become the Member Relations Director. Now, as the Marketing and Communications Director for Toll Golf's Virginia Clubs - Belmont and Dominion Valley Country Club, she manages all aspects of marketing and communications as well as website and social media presence.


      Megan McKee 

      Membership Sales Director

      Before coming to Belmont Country Club, Megan was the Membership Director & Event Sales Manager at Stoneleigh Golf & Country Club. Megan is a Richmond, Virginia native and has worked at other prestigious properties such as The Country Club of Virginia and the Omni Shoreham Hotel during her career. Megan graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.


  • Golf

    • Bob Pfeffer  

      Head Golf Professional

      Bob began his career in the golf business over 27 years ago in Michigan and has enjoyed the opportunities that the great game has afforded him.  His golf experience includes stints at Walt Disney World in Orlando, The Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale and prior to joining the professional staff at Belmont, Director of Golf at Sun City Hilton Head. Bob graduated from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI and has been a Class A Member of the PGA of America for 20 years.



      Adam Hibbs

      1st Assistant Professional


       Adam comes to us most recently from The Cliffs at Walnut Cove in Asheville, NC. Prior to being there, his golf experience includes internships at Rose Hill Golf Club in Hilton Head, SC as well as Westchester Country Club in Rye, NY. Adam graduated from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI with a bachelor’s degree in Professional Golf Management and has been a Class A Member of the PGA of America for 5 years.


      Gary Muller
      Assistant Golf Professional


      Gary grew up in a small town in NY and graduated Sullivan County Community College with his Associates degree in Golf Course Management. He moved to VA in 2006 and worked in the Northern Virginia  area. Prior to joining us at Belmont, he was with Piedmont Golf Club in Haymarket, VA. He is currently in Level 1 of the PGA program working towards becoming a Class A Member.




      Tom Willett
      Assistant Professional


       Tom grew up in Massachusetts before moving to Chandler, Arizona to obtain his Associates degree in Golf Complex Operations and Management at the Golf Academy of America.  After obtaining his degree in 2004, Tom found his way to the Lansdowne Resort as an Assistant Golf Professional before joining the Belmont team in 2009.  Tom is currently Level 2 in the PGA Professional Golf Management Program and working his way toward becoming a full PGA Member.


      Aaron Wells
      Golf Course Superintendent

      Originally from the Akron-Youngstown area of Ohio, Aaron discovered his passion for the game of golf while working on courses through out the summers while he was in high school. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Turf Management from Eastern Kentucky University in 1998 and in 2002, joined our team at Belmont Country Club. He is also a 15-year member of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.



      David Walter
      Assistant Golf Course Superintendent


      David is originally from Chagrin Falls, Ohio.  He attended The Ohio State University where he earned his Associates degree in Turf Grass Management. While at Ohio State he had the opportunity to intern at Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, for the 90th PGA Championship. He came to Belmont in 2010 from Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Farmington, Pennsylvania.



      Blaise Restifo
      Assistant Golf Course


      Blaise graduated from Penn State in 2008 with a degree in Turfgrass Management. After graduation, he was employed with the Washington Redskins for four years before joining the Belmont team this year.  He is currently an Assistant Golf Course Superintendent at Belmont Country Club.

  • Racquet, Swim & Fitness Center

      Paul Wantuck
      Fitness Director

      Paul brings with him over a decade of fitness industry experience, ranging from Division 1 Collegiate Strength and Conditioning to Private Training for a major health club as a master level trainer, as well as in-home training.  He is a certified Performance Enhancement Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and has background in Corrective Exercise for injury prevention/rehab.  He also holds two degrees from James Madison University, one in Business Marketing and one in Exercise Science. 


      Jorge Cordova
      Tennis Professional

      Jorge came to Belmont bringing with him over 33 years experience in the Tennis Industry. Most of those years have been in the Washington D.C area. Prior to Belmont Jorge was the Tennis Director at Hidden Creek Country Club and the Manager of the Bready Park Indoor Facility for the Town of Herndon.

  • Accounting

    • Kathy Bucher  
      Club Controller
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      Kathy joined the Belmont team after 20 years of service with ClubCorp where she opened both the Tower Club in Tyson’s Corner and River Creek County Club in Leesburg. At one point in her career, she was the Regional Controller with ClubCorp where she had financial oversight to 14 private clubs along the Northeast corridor. A native to Northern Virginia, Kathy graduated cum laude from George Mason University in Fairfax.


      Joseph DiGello
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      Joe is a 2005 graduate of Mercyhurst University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. During his time in college, he was a key member of the men’s golf team for all four years. Upon graduation in May 2008,  Joe relocated to Northern Virginia and began working at Belmont Country Club as an Accounting Assistant.  In 2011, Joe was promoted to his current role as Accountant.  He resides in Leesburg with his wife and young son.


      Ilana Levy
      Accounting Assistant
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  • Food & Beverage


      John Shea  

      Food & Beverage Director
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      John comes to Belmont from the Lansdowne Resort where he was the Director of Food & Beverage. Some of his more prominent accomplishments include being the Director of Food & Beverage at the Boca Raton Resort and Club in Boca Raton, Florida. In addition, John owned his own establishment called “Dudley’s Restaurant” in Lexington, Kentucky, rated one of the top 500 restaurants in the country, which he designed and ran for over 11 years. He opened the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City and was the Restaurant Manager for Windows on the World (top of the World Trade Center).

      Nancy Robinson
      Catering Director
      (703) 723-5349


      Originally born in New York City, Nancy moved to McLean, Virginia in her youth. Prior to delving into the catering industry, Nancy earned her Bachelor's degree in Political Science and English at the University of Maryland. She joins the Belmont family bringing with her over twenty years of catering and sales experience which includes owning her own company and was the Catering Director of The Boars Head Inn in Charlottesville, Virginia. In her most recent position, she was the Catering Sales Manager for Windows Catering Company in Alexandria, Virginia.

      Bryan Strevig
      Executive Chef
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      Please help us in congratulating Bryan Strevig on his new promotion as our official Executive Chef! Before arriving at Belmont, Bryan spent 6 years at Lansdowne Resort holding various positions in their kitchen which included Executive Sous Chef. Bryan brings with him over 10 years of culinary experience and specializes in regional cuisine. Bryan graduated from Johnson and Wales University with a Bachelor's in Food Service Management and an Associates' Degree in Culinary Arts.


      Blair Bauman 
      Banquet Manager


       A Chicago, IL native Blair moved to Northern Virginia in 2007 to attend George Mason University. She graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Tourism & Events Management and Spanish minor in 2011. Before coming to Belmont the same year, she held various positions at The Country Club of Fairfax, including their first ever Clubhouse Intern.


      La'Trell Smith 

      Dining Room Captain


      La'Trell began working at the club part-time during her Junior and Senior years of high school as a beverage cart girl and server.  Upon graduation La'Trell attended the Pennsylvania Culinary Institute when she graduated with her associated degree in Restaurant Management. 

      In her spare time, La'Trell enjoys spending time with her daughter and family.