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Kyle Lundy

General Manager 


Debbie Owens


Originally from Paris, IL, Debbie moved to the area in the early 1980’s. She graduated from Purdue University’s North Central campus in 1987 with a degree in Business/Accounting. She has spent her entire 28 year career at Sand Creek Country Club and is an 18 year member of the Chicagoland Club Accountant’s Association. Debbie has three children at home who keep her busy and a grown son and his family who live in Illinois. In her spare time, she likes to work in the yard, soak up the sun at area beaches and attend local community events with friends and family.

Brian Racette

Director of Grounds

Brian joined Sand Creek Country Club in 2012 as the Director of Grounds. Previously he was the Superintendent at Lincolnshire Country Club in Crete, Illinois from 2003 to 2011. He is currently a member of the Golf Course Superintendents Association and also serves on the board for the Michiana Superintendents Association. He and his wife Jenny have two boys, Tyler and Zac. Brian enjoys following the Kansas State Wildcats and spending time with his family outdoors.

Cory Blanchard

Head Golf Professional

Cory is in his second season at Sand Creek. He earned his membership into the PGA of America in January 2013. Cory played college golf while at the University of Tampa from 2004- 2007 before working at the Innisbrook Resort in Tampa from 2009- 2014. He and his wife of two years Annie moved from Tampa, Florida to Valparaiso in February 2014. Cory coaches our PGA Junior League teams at Sand Creek and his a passion working with junior golfers to develop their games.

Amy Cushway

Director of Food & Beverage

Amy has been an employee at Sand Creek Country Club since April of 1992. Since joining here she has completed her Associates Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management and her Bachelors in Supervision; both from Purdue University North Central. Amy is currently the Director of Food & Beverage and Banquet Sales, although she has previously held the following positions; Assistant F&B Manager, Office Assistant, and a Server at the Club. She is a proud parent of three children and enjoys spending time watching them in sports and school activities. She volunteers at her children’s schools for several programs and is Vice President of the Parents Association. 

Kenny Furness

Assistant F&B Manager

Nathan Wronko

Executive Chef

Rick Matthys

Director of Fitness & Recreation

Rick is currently our Director of Fitness and Recreation. He started his career as a personal trainer in the Fitness Center in August of 1997. One year later, he became the Fitness Center Manager and shortly after moved into the Director of Fitness and Recreation role. Rick and his wife Debbie have two children, Haden and Morgan. Outside of Sand Creek, Rick is a 3rd generation organic farmer in Westville, Indiana on his grandfather’s original farm land. They raise grass fed free range Black Angus beef, chickens, turkeys, and elk. Also, produce honey and maple syrup. 

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