Deerwood Golf Course

1818 Sweeney St., North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Ticket Office: (716) 695-8525   Golf Course Supervisor: (716) 695-8529
Book a Tee Time: (716) 245-7708

Bob Kania

Golf Front End Operations Supervisor

Bob has been an employee at Deerwood since 1999.  Bob has been serving as the Front End Operations Supervisor since 2017.  Under Bob's direction are 25 seasonal employees who serve as cashiers, starters, rangers and cart barn attendants.  Bob is responsible for managing the tee time reservation system, league and tournament scheduling, and all other front end operation responsibilities for the course. 

Nick Rosart

Course Greenskeeper

Nick has been with Deerwood since 2007.  He's been a full-time groundskeeper since 2018.  Golf Course maintenance is in his blood, with his father serving as the Head Greenskeeper at Deerwood for many years.  

Steve P. Cudzilo

Course Groundskeeper

Steve has been with Deerwood since 1999.  He's been a full-time groundskeeper since 2018.  The golf course runs through the family, as Steve grew up around the course as son to Steve Sr. who is the current course greenskeeper. 

Mark Wurl

Course Groundskeeper

Mark has been with Deerwood since 2017.  When he's not working on the course, Mark enjoys the fruits of his labor as a league regular playing at Deerwood.   

Jacob Hodgson

Course Mechanic

Jake has been with Deerwood since 2016.  As the course mechanic he is responsible for not only maintaining and servicing all of the equipment, but also is responsible for the irrigation system, from the pump house, to the underground system and sprinkler satellites.  

Edgy Skovenski

Seasonal Supervisor

Edgy has worked at Deerwood since 2013. He is retired from the 
North Tonawanda Water Department. He is married with two adult children and is very proud  of his four grandsons. Edgy enjoys the interaction with all the golfers at Deerwood.

Bill Parmentier

Seasonal Supervisor

Bill is a Vietnam veteran and is retired from the GM Tonawanda Engine Plant. Hobbies include boating, fishing, hunting and 4 wheeling. Bill enjoys spending time with his grandchildren and their activities.

Dave Stimson

Starter / Ranger

Dave is married with two sons and two grand daughters. Graduate from Ken West and Erie Community College. Hobbies include bowling, golf and pickle ball.  Dave is the president of the Renaissance Club Golf League and very active in the Renaissance Club. Dave strives to make everyones experience at Deerwood pleasant and enjoyable.

Jerry Matecki

Starter / Ranger

Graduated from Buffalo State.Retired from Niagara County D.S.S. as Child Protection Case worker. Jerry is a Vietnam Vet serving in the Air Force.Jerry is a member of the Western N.Y. Softball Hall of Fame and also serves as the V P of the Western N. Y. Softball Hall of Fame. Jerry officiates high school volleyball. In his spare time Jerry enjoys gardening and cooking.

Elmer Krupp

Starter / Ranger

Elmer has been at Deerwood for 7 years. He demonstrates respect to co-workers and golfers alike. Elmer is retired from Spaulding Fibre, Durez Plastics and Occidental Chemical. Elmer and his wife Judy sing in 2 church choirs at Pendleton Center UMC and St. Pauls UCC Wendelville.

Don Lonczak

Starter / Ranger

Jaxon Hummel

Starter/ Ranger/Carts

Michele Kogo


Larry Stevens

Director of Golf Cart Operations