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Colby Phillips

Senior General Manager

Colby is the senior executive staff member responsible for overseeing daily operations of the association, amenities, food and beverage operations, and golf. Additionally, she coordinates long-term projects with the executive staff at the direction of the Board of Directors. Before joining Captain’s Cove, Colby was Director of Amenities and Operational Logistics for the Ocean Pines Association. Her office is located in the Marina Club.

Phone: 757-824-3465 Ext. 127

Justin Wilder

General Manager

Justin is the executive staff member responsible for managing the administration of the Captain’s Cove Association. In addition, he manages internal/external communications, the Environmental Control Committee, coordinating Board Meetings, managing official documents, Web site administration, Social Media moderation, and assists members and committees with their communications needs. Justin is also responsible for the Information Technology operations of Captain’s Cove, and has worked in Communications for 8 years before joining CCGYC in 2013 as Communications Coordinator. He was promoted to General Manager in 2018. Justin has a BA in Journalism from Averett University. His office is located in the Marina Club.

Phone: (757) 824-3465 Ext. 117

Marina Club Receptionists

Marina Club Receptionist

Phone: 757-824-3465 ext. 163

Angela Winder

Administrative Assistant

Angela Winder is the head receptionist and assists with accounts receivable, as well as other administrative functions.
Sara Shifflett


Sara Shifflett is the Controller for Captain's Cove.
John Costello

Director of Operations

John is the Director of Operations in Captain’s Cove. His office is located at the Marina Club.

Phone: (757) 824-3465 Ext. 155

Jimmy Giddings

Director of Roads and Maintenance

Jimmy is the Director of Roads & Maintenance, as well as scheduling daily projects, procuring equipment and supplies, and seasonal boat slip rentals. His office is in the Maintenance Building.

Phone: (757) 824-3465 Ext. 152

Julia Knopf

Marketing & Sales Manager

Community Marketing & Events Manager

Phone: 757-824-3465 ext. 162

Shanon Clark

Food & Beverage Manager

Food & Beverage Manager

Phone: 757-824-3465

Riki Smith

Grille Manager

Riki Smith is the Food & Beverage Manager for the Town Center Grille.

Phone: 757-824-3465 ext. 118

Cole Scott

Assistant Golf Pro

Cole Scott is the Assistant Golf Pro for the Golf Course.

Phone: 757-824-3465 ext. 116

Flynn Kleinfeller

Program Manager

Mike Rippetoe

Golf Course Superintendent

Golf Course Superintendent

Phone: 757-824-3465

Dana Massey


Dana is the Office Manager for Captain's Cove. She is in charge of Human Resources and employee benefits and worker’s compensation—including payroll—and assists with on-site accounting. Dana has worked for Captain’s Cove for more than 20 years.

Phone: (757) 824-3465 Ext. 112

Board of Directors

Tim Hearn
Term Ends: 11/13/2024

Mike Glick
Term Ends: 11/13/2024

Frank Haberek
Term Ends: 11/13/2024

Patricia L. Pelino
Term Ends: 11/2/2022

Jimmy Silfee
Term Ends: 11/13/2024

Roger Holland
Vice President
Term Ends: 11/1/2023

Lou Kousouris
Term Ends: 11/13/2022

Mark Majerus
Term Ends: 11/13/2022

Volunteer Committees

The Captain’s Cove community is home to multiple volunteer committees that hold events, advise the board of directors, and provide other important services to our community.

Library Committee
Joyce Platterspiel

Community Emergency Response Team
Carol Muller

Arts & Crafts League
Janice Gladysiewicz

Nautical Sports Committee
Mark Majerus

Golf Committee
Bill Leslie

Walking Trails Committee

Cove Community Connections
Jeanie McIntire

Water Activities Committee

Cove Chorale
Jim Hayes

Digital Technology Committee
Dawn Wagner and Shannon Wright

Bernadette Palaski

Members may send checks payable to Captain’s Cove Golf & Yacht Club, Inc. to the below address to make a dues payment:

Captains Cove Golf & Yacht Club
c/o Calvin B Taylor Bank
PO Box 1067
Berlin, MD21811

Please be sure to include your section and lot number in the Memo of the check so it is applied to the correct account.

For questions about your account or statement, please e-mail us at