Mallory Hill - Staff

Dan Machande PGA Certified Professional & Facility Manager

Hometown: Brainerd, MN

I have been in The Villages since September 2003. At that time I was Facility Manager at Hacienda Hills. I moved to open Mallory Hill Country Club in March 2005. I’ve been a PGA Member since 1997 and came to The Villages from Albuquerque, New Mexico. I am originally from Brainerd, MN and very happy to be away from the cold winters. I’m a graduate of New Mexico State University where I earned a degree in Professional Golf Management. I am happily married to my wife Terra and we are the proud parents of two boys, Kyle and Kody. I look forward to seeing you out at the club.

Phil Ceresini Assistant Manager - Inside

Hometown: Lebanon, Pennsylvania

I moved to The Villages in July 2003 after retiring from Hershey Foods. My hometown is Lebanon, Pennsylvania. I enjoy playing golf and working out at The Wellness Center. I started work at Hacienda Hills in 2003, later transferring to Cane Garden. I came to Mallory Hill when it opened in June 2005. I enjoy meeting and associating with the golfers as they come to play at Mallory Hill.

Skip Hastings Assistant Manager - Inside

Hometown:Canton, Ohio

I was born in Canton, Ohio and moved to The Villages from Tampa in January 2005. I started at Mallory Hill when it opened in June 2005. My hobbies include golf, online poker, and computers. What I like about working at Mallory Hill is interacting with the golfers and working with computers.

Keith Rullman Assistant Manager - Inside

Hometown:Feeding Hills, Massachusetts

Moved to The Villages in May of 2004 from Feeding Hills, Massachusetts with my wife Shirley. We have no children but have nieces and nephews residing all over the country. In this move I transferred to Leesburg Florida with FEDEX where I worked until retiring July 2008. At this time, I took a job at The Villages Golf Academy and worked there in the Custom Club Shop until taking the job at Mallory Hill Country Club.

Greg Hightman Assistant Manager - Outside

Hometown:Hagerstown, Maryland

I moved to The Villages in 1993 from Hagerstown, Maryland. I started working for the Golf Division at Tierra del Sol in 1996 and moved to Glenview Champions CC in 2000. I moved to Orange Blossom Hills CC as Facility Manager in 2001 where I remained for 10 years. I have since stepped down from that position to join the Mallory Hill Team in a part time position. I enjoy interacting with our golfers and playing golf is one of my passions.

John NelsonAssistant Manager - Outside

Hometown: South Charleston, West Virginia

I have been in the Villages since December of 2002 after retiring from Union Carbide/Dow Chemical. My hometown was South Charleston, West Virginia. I started working at Mallory Hill C/C in June 2005 as a starter. The best part of the working here is meeting the golfers and I look forward to meeting and helping all the golfers who play at Mallory Hill C/C. My spare time is spent playing golf and taking in all the activities we have here in the Villages.

Carl Mullin Tournament Liaison

Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Born in Jacksonville, Florida and moved to Virginia Beach, Va. when I was 10. I graduated from Princess Anne H.S. in Va. Beach and graduated with a BS in Business from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA. and then years later returned to get my MBA. Married to the love of my life, Peggy, we have one son in New York City. Over the years I worked for Shoney’s restaurants, Sears, NCR, GE and finally Verizon. I enjoy woodworking and golf. I am also an FSGA volunteer, officiating at FSGA sponsored tournaments in the area.