Schaffer’s Mill Golf & Lake Club is proud to welcome our new Club General Manager Jessica Barton. Jessica, who most recently served as General Manager & Asset Manager for JMA Ventures of Truckee, brings a wide array of experiences and considerable talent and vision to her new post at Schaffer’s Mill Golf & Lake Club.
“Jessica came to us with an outstanding professional pedigree and educational background,” said John Marlin, Managing Partner of Marlin Atlantis, the owners and developers of Schaffer’s Mill. “She is a proven leader who has directed the operations of some top properties in the area, and she is totally dedicated to creating an exceptionally high-quality experience for our Members, their families and guests. In every regard, she exceeded our expectations. We couldn’t be more excited to see what the future holds for our club.”
During her time at JMA Ventures, Barton served as General Manager and Asset Manager for two properties, including Constellation Residences at Northstar as well as West Shore Café & Inn. In this capacity, she was responsible for hiring, training and managing all staff members, implementing and maintaining guest service standards and overseeing both operational sales and marketing programs as well as operational budgets and property maintenance.
A certified executive sommelier, Barton also has served as Restaurant Manager and Wine Director for the popular Manzanita fine dining restaurant by acclaimed Chef Traci des Jardins at the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe and as the Retail Manager at Bacchus & Venus Wine Bar in Truckee.