Suntree Country Club Elects New Board Directors and Officers
April 1, 2012: At its Annual Meeting of Equity Members & Vote on March 19, Suntree Country Club equity members elected three new directors to its Board of Directors. Newly elected directors, Richard (“Dick”) Baney, John Banks and Briggs Kilborne, accept three-year terms through March 2015. Elections are based on majority of votes cast by equity members.
Dr. Dick Baney practiced internal medicine at MIMA for 20 years, served as medical director for Holmes Regional and CEO of HealthFirst Physicians Group. He has been a Florida Tech trustee for 26 years and was founding director and chairman at Reliance Bank and Bank Brevard (now BankFirst).
After 23 years with First Union/Wachovia, John Banks retired as Area President in 2006. He has also served as director for various not-for-profit organizations, including United Way, Brevard Community College Foundation, Florida Tech Board of Overseers, and many others.
Briggs Kilborne is President of Bay street Corporation, a company that provides growth capital and consulting services, primarily to small businesses. Prior to Bay Street, Mr. Kilborne was President of MediaSpan Software, formally known as Harris Publishing and Baseview Products.
Suntree’s Board of Directors, on Tuesday, March 20, also elected its first 4-term president, Ernest Gault, whose term on the board expires in March 2013. Other elected officers include Bob Klein (vice-president), Bob Straub (treasurer) and Phyllis Tennian (secretary). Officer positions serve one-year terms, expiring in March 2013.
Located in Brevard County, Suntree Country Club offers 36-holes of championship golf, featuring the “best greens in Brevard”! The Classic Course, one of the first official stops for the Senior PGA Tour, was designed by Robert Trent Jones. World-renowned Arnold Palmer, a legendary figure in golf, designed the Challenge Course. Our tennis center offers competitive tennis in a family-friendly environment, with 8 lighted tennis courts (6 clay and 2 hard courts) and a team of top-ranked professionals.