People Make the Difference
At Eagle’s Nest Country Club, our dedicated staff is here to exceed Member expectations.
Serving since 2021
Please meet Tyler Hahn, General Manager for Eagles Nest Country Club. Tyler has a wealth of experience with private clubs, events and building membership. Most recently he has been on the Eastern Shore as membership Director at Prospect Bay Country Club. Prior to that he was at the Links at Perry Cabin with Kemper Sports and has been in the golf industry since 2004. Tyler grew up in Nebraska and played competitive golf growing up. Tyler and his wife Kristen, daughter Madison and son Delan live in Carrol County.
Serving since 2023
David Benson brings many years of Hospitality and Club experience. Most recently, David comes from Arcis Golf, where he served as Sales Director responsible for membership, private events, and tournament sales. His goal as Membership Director here at Eagle’s Nest is to “continue the growth of Membership by building relationships with new guests and most importantly our current Members.” David is thrilled to join the team and help contribute to the outstanding Member experience Eagle’s Nest has to offer
Event Sales Director
Serving since 2016
Amy is an Eastern Shore native who moved to Baltimore during her teenage years. After high school, she tried her hand at Fashion Design only to discover that Event Planning was where her passion truly lies. Prior to joining Eagle’s Nest, Amy worked at UnderArmour clothing company for 9 years beginning in 2006. She started in the accounting department and eventually worked her way up to being a member of the Private Events Team. When Amy is not planning the perfect event, she loves spending time with her husband Arek and their furry dog child, Kaz, a golden retriever.
Ben Austin, PGA
Player Development Professional
Serving since 2023
Ben is originally from Coudersport, PA and has been a full-time Teaching Professional for 15 years. He has had the privilege of working for two of Golf Magazines TOP 100 Instructors, Charlie King and Dana Rader (LPGA Hall of Fame). Ben also attained his PGA Class “A” Membership in 2013. Ben has taught all skill levels ranging from mini-tour players to beginners and is very excited to be joining the team at Eagle’s Nest Country Club. He is looking forward to helping the members and guests reach their goals and have fun!
Assistant Golf Professional
Serving since 2022
Thomas grew up in Pittsburgh, PA playing golf and lacrosse his entire life. Thomas attended Seton Hill University, where he received his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees. Thomas' Bachelor's Degree was in Sports Management, while his Master's Degree is in Business Administration with a specialization in Management. Thomas was a 5-year member of the men's lacrosse team and a 2x All-American while at Seton Hill. Thomas interned in the Baltimore area for Corrigan Sports Enterprises. Thomas joined Eagle's Nest in August 2022 and is currently enrolled in the PGM Program as he works towards his PGA Membership to enhance Member experience at the Club.
Serving since 2023
Parker is a Baltimore County native and a Towson University graduate. He grew up in the restaurant industry and worked at his father's local restaurant. Parker started his hospitality career by bussing tables and flipping omelets at eight years old. He went on to work at several other notable restaurants in the area, such as The Oregon Grille and the Harryman House. While attending Towson University for Economics, Geography, and Environmental Planning, he began his career in clubs. Shortly after, he decided to make a career in the hospitality industry and joined Baltimore Country Club as their Restaurant Chef and then moved to Five Farms and Roland Park. Most recently, Parker has served as the Executive Chef at Merritt Club and The Manor. He hopes to continue to create memorable experiences for his guests and is excited to be at Eagle's Nest.
Director of Racket Sports
Serving since 1996
Justin has dedicated almost his entire life to the game of tennis and has been the Head Tennis Professional at Eagle’s Nest since 1996. He first picked up a racket in 1977 at age 7 and by 1980 was competing in USTA junior tournaments throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. In 1987, he began his teaching career as an assistant pro at the L’Hirondelle Club in Ruxton, MD. From 1989-94 he was on the Bare Hills Athletic Club pro staff before moving to Orchard Indoor Tennis Club in 1995 where he is currently on the pro staff during the indoor seasons. His main passion is teaching the game to others and running the Eagle’s Nest tennis program, but he still enjoys competing and playing in state and national level USTA tournaments. Each year Justin delivers a tennis program that offers something for every age and level to enjoy at Eagle’s Nest. He loves to see members enjoying the fun and health benefits of tennis! Justin is devoted to his wife, Julie, his son Will and daughter Paige.
Golf Course Superintendent
Serving since 2013
Bryan Shepherd grew up in Parkville, Maryland. He received his degree in Golf Course Management from the University of Maryland. His career began for a love of the game and grew into a passion for turf management. He has been in the industry for 20+ years. Shepherd joined the Eagle’s Nest family eight years ago. Seven of those years he has served as Assistant Superintendent before being promoted to Head Superintendent. When he’s not making sure the course is in perfect condition, he loves spending time with his high school sweetheart turned wife and their two children.