Who We Are
Tom Calvin – Founder and President
A resident of the Valley of the Sun since 1984, Tom has had the opportunity to visit beautiful golf courses throughout the state of Arizona playing in various golf tournaments. After a very successful career in Sales and Marketing, Tom decided to retire from the corporate world in 2014 to make Tee 2 Green his full-time business and earned the title of Certified Golf Tournament Consultant with the Golf Tournament Association of America.
A co-founder of the Shriners Golf Classic in 1997, he has chaired it since and in addition, has chaired many successful charity events, golf-a-thons and night golf events in the Phoenix, Arizona area.
Tom is an eight-year veteran of the United States Marine Corps and enjoys supporting Veteran/Military events as well as those helping children in need. He was appointed to the Sports Committee of Shriners International in 2007 and most recently, was appointed in 2018 to the Executive Committee of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, a PGA/FedEx Cup event.
Geoffrey Lovato – Marketing and Operations
A three-year varsity player of his High School Golf Team and Medalist in the Wyoming High School State Tournament. Geoffrey pursued his PGA Certification in the Colorado Section where he passed the PAT and competed in several professional tournaments. He has worked for golf clubs in various locations around the U.S. concentrating on Greens Keeping, Aesthetics, Operations, and Tournament Preparation. He is also an honors student having attended Phoenix College, majoring in Marketing and English.
Geoffrey is passionate about the game of golf, has an extensive understanding of tournament play as well as charity and corporate events and takes pride in his Professionalism, Customer Service, and Attention to Detail.
Renee Lesko – Sales and Customer Service
An “Arizona Native” who gets a kick out of the whole nine yards lifestyle! Renee is a real pro at Event Planning, Marketing and Operations. She always delivers the best customer service and management that creates that “come-back-again” experience.
She is a former Recreational Specialist and Special Events Coordinator for the City of Mesa, and served as the Consultant, Event Marketing and Operations Manager for the Velocity Tour, Worldwide. Renee is simply a pro at doing what she loves to do, for you!