Who We Are - Staff

Our Team

Monterey Peninsula Foundation is the nonprofit that organizes and stages the annual AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach and distributes the proceeds to charity.

Steve John

Steve John

CEO

Oversees the Foundation as well as both tournaments

Cindy Zoller Silver

Cindy Zoller Silver

Executive Director
Director of Tournament Administration

Oversees tournament contestant relations and strategic planning for the Foundation and both tournaments

Mary Gunn

Mary Gunn

Director of Philanthropy

Oversees grantmaking strategies and charitable giving

Morgan Matthews

Morgan Matthews

Director of Finance and HR

Oversees financial operations and human resource administration 

Susanne Overton

Susanne Overton

Volunteer Resources Manager

Manages tournament volunteers and volunteer operations

Sarah Percoulis

Sarah Percoulis

Program Officer

Manages grantmaking and charitable giving

Lesley Varney

Lesley Varney

Marketing Manager

Manages marketing, branding, advertising, public and media relations.

Sheri West

Sheri West

Sponsorship Manager

Manages all tournament sponsorships 

Sarah Hayes

Sarah Hayes

Senior Sponsorship Coordinator

Coordinates tournament promotions and assists with sponsor relations

Hana Kong

Hana Kong

Marketing Coordinator

Coordinates social media, tournament promotions, and marketing

Elissa Nelson

Elissa Nelson

Accounting Coordinator

Coordinates all accounting functions and vendor management 

Carrie Smith

Carrie Smith

Admissions and Credential Coordinator

Coordinates tournament ticket sales and credentials

Breanna Warnars

Breanna Warnars

Program Associate

Assists with grantmaking and coordinates in-kind donations