JACI Willing, Membership & Events Manager
As the Membership & Events Manager, Jaci is responsible for assisting membership candidates through the application process, booking private and member events, and making sure everyone has fun year-round!
Before joining us at the club, Jaci the Meetings and On-site Events Coordinator for Club Med Sandpiper Bay. There she feel in love with hospitality and event planning. Jaci is a graduate of Boise State University with a Bachelor in Arts in Communication with an emphasis in public relations and marketing.
Tammy johnson, president
As the President of Topside Pool Club, Tammy is focused on business growth and strategic planning. Aside from Topside, she is the CEO of High Spirits Hospitality, where she oversees five other businesses. She got the entrepreneurial bug at the young age of 16, while she began working in the hospitality business. Tammy has held every restaurant role you can think of- from manager, to bartender, to line cook.
Aside from operating five businesses, Tammy is an active volunteer and community leader. She is currently serves on the board for euphoria, a food, wine, and music festival; The University Center of Greenville; and is the Chair of the City of Greenville's Accommodations Tax Commission, a committee that vets grant money to non-profit organizations. In 2017, Tammy graduated from the "Streetwise MBA" class as part of the Greenville Chamber's Minority Business Accelerator program. Tammy was also a former board member of the Clemson Area SBDC; the Greenville Chamber Board of Advisors; the 2012 Chair of PULSE, the chamber's young professional program; was a graduate of Leadership Greenville Class 39; and is active with the Leadership Greenville Alumni Association.
She has been recognized with many awards including; 2018 Woman-Owned Business of the Year by Community Works, 2017 50 Most Influential by Greenville Business Magazine, 2014 SC Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the Small Business Administration, 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year by Business Black Box magazine, 2012 Greenville's Best & Brightest under 35, 2013 finalist for Greenville Chamber's Young Professional of the Year, and was a 2016 finalist for the Greenville News Emerging Leaders award.