Grande Dunes Welcomes New Executive Chef

November 26th, 2018

November 26, 2018 – Myrtle Beach, SC – McConnell Golf and Grande Dunes Club Management are pleased to welcome and introduce Isaac Spencer as Executive Chef. Isaac comes to Grande Dunes after serving as Sous Chef at McConnell Golf sister property, Sedgefield Country Club. He has been valued staff member of McConnell Golf for more than 10 years.

Isaac brings with him an impressive 16-year background in the food service and culinary industries. During his time at Sedgefield Country Club, Isaac was instrumental in the day-to-day operation of two golf course clubhouses. He was also an integral part of the annual Wyndham Championship, attended by more than 75,000 spectators each year.

“We started with a field of over 60 candidates from around the country,” said Grande Dunes Director of Food & Beverage, Eric French. “There were some very impressive resumes. In the end, Isaac was the clear favorite. I think it’s great the final candidate came within the ranks of the McConnell Golf culinary team.”

In his new position, Isaac will lead the management of all food and pastry production at Members Club, Ocean Club and Anchor Café. This will include everything from menu development to kitchen staff supervision.

For more information about Grande Dunes, visit or call (843) 315-0281.

About Grande Dunes
From the ocean to across the Intracoastal Waterway, Grande Dunes is a 2,200-acre celebration of coastal living like no other community on South Carolina’s famed Grand Strand. With an incredible array of world-class amenities and social and recreational opportunities, it has truly taken the Myrtle Beach lifestyle to a whole new level. The club facilities include an 18–hole Nick Price/Craig Schreiner designed championship golf course, practice facilities, clubhouse, Ocean Club, pool, beach access, fitness facilities and tennis courts. The Grande Dunes property is managed by McConnell Golf, LLC.

About McConnell Golf
McConnell Golf memberships include privileges at a dozen 18-hole, private golf courses plus one nine-hole course throughout the Carolinas and Tennessee. McConnell Golf’s stable of prestigious clubs includes Raleigh Country Club and TPC Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh, NC, Sedgefield Country Club Ross Course and Dye Course in Greensboro, NC, Providence Country Club in Charlotte, NC, Old North State Club in New London, NC, Treyburn Country Club in Durham, NC, Brook Valley Country Club in Greenville, NC, Country Club of Asheville (NC), The Reserve Golf Club in Pawleys Island, SC, Musgrove Mill Golf Club in Clinton, SC and Holston Hills Country Club in Knoxville, TN. McConnell Golf also operates the 27-hole public Raleigh Golf Association and manages the Grande Dunes Members Club and Ocean Club in Myrtle Beach.