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The New Berlin Hills team is compromised of dedicated professionals who are passionate about their careers. 

They are continuously growing as individuals and as a team are one of the best in the industry.


Adam Piratzky

General Manager/Director of Golf

 

Prior to joining the New Berlin Hills team, Adam managed multiple facilities for Chicago Park District golf courses as well as Director of Programming where he developed and coached a successful junior golf program throughout the city. Previous involvements include the 2012 PGA Ryder Cup, Tiger Woods Foundation, and the International Junior Golf Tour. Adam showed a knack for the sport at a young age, recording his first hole-in-one at age eight!  He pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management from Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida. In his spare time, he designs golf courses, is a passionate home chef, and always enjoys a competitive game of ping pong. Adam is a recently newlywed to his beautiful wife, Gwendoline.

 

 

Wendy Hafemann

Food & Beverage Director


Wendy comes from a vast background in customer Food and Beverage service.  She was previously the General Manager of Food and Beverage Operations at Windwood of Watertown golf courses. Following that, Wendy served as General Manager for various restaurants in Wisconsin since 2011. Wendy has joined our team in 2018 to help continue to grow our Food and Beverage department.  Wendy enjoys having a good time at work and making people happy.  She is consistently coming up with new and exciting ideas to keep up with trends and customer demands.  When she is not at the office, she enjoys working in her yard or finding a new home improvement project to take on.  Her dream is to one day have enough land that she could start her own animal recuse sanctuary.  Make sure to stop in and say hi! 

 

 

Chad Kirchen

Superintendent


Chad has been a part of the New Berlin Hills team for nine years. He offocially moved into the role of Superintendent in 2019 and is excited to have a course of his own and make wonderful improvements on the course.He takes great pride in maintaining the golf course making for an optimal playing experience. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Social Science and History from the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point. Shortly after, he went on to receive an advanced certification in Turf Grass Management from Penn State University. After spending days on the course, Chad continues enjoying outdoor activities, including landscape design and hunting. He has also coached wrestling for eight years.

 

 

Shaina Stoffel

Events Manager

 

Shaina has worked in the Hospitality industry for almost 10 years. She was previously a Sales Manager at the Four Points by Sheraton in Brown Deer.  She started as a server and worked her way into Restaurant Management at a young age. From there, she developed a love for the Event/Catering Industry. She is currently enrolled at Madison Area Technical College to receive her Associate Degree in Meeting and Event Management.  Shaina joined our team in 2018 to make your event at New Berlin Hills unforgettable.  Her specialty is in weddings and other special events; her attention to detail will make your event flawless and one to remember! Make sure to contact her for your next event!

 

James Matlock

Kitchen Manager/Head Chef

 

James began his culinary career nearly 35 years ago at Ruby Tuesday in the old Southridge Mall. Thorughout his career he has worked with many successful restaurants in Milwaukee and assisted opening new ones, including TGI Friday's at Miller Park for the Brewers' inaugural season in 2001. He continued to advance his career as a contracted Kitchen Manager for major company events such as the US Post Office, Caterpiller, BMO Harris Bank, and Aramark. In 2017, James became the Executive Chef at Autmn Leaves, a Memory Care Facility for Alzheimer's patients. After his success there, he joined our team at NBH in early 2019. James is extremely passionate about cooking and it shows in his food. His creativity and upbeat charisma will be a great addition to our strong team. James has been married for 16 years and has a daughter. When he is not making delicious meals, he and his family enjoy fishing, festivals, movies and are avid Bucks and Packers fans! Feel free to stop by and say hi and try some of his amazing food!

 

 

Drake Schilz

1st Assistant Golf Professional


Drake has been a valuable member of the New Berlin Hills team since 2012. Initially hired as a cart attendant working outside operations, Drake demonstrated interest and value and after two seasons moved into the role of golf shop assistant. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay prior to becoming a full time Assistant Golf Professional. He has a vast knowledge of the golf swing and equipment and is continuously growing in his career path. Away from the course, Drake stays active with running, cycling, and hiking and is a loyal Packer, Tar Heel, and Tiger Woods fan.