SAN MARCOS, CA, June 4, 2021 – JC Golf, a leader in golf course management, is pleased to announce the appointment of two new positions at Twin Oaks Golf Course, a championship golf course and wedding venue located in north San Diego, Calif.


With over twelve years of experience at JC Golf, PGA Professional Bryon Penfield was named General Manager. Penfield has been in the golf industry for over fifteen years and brings valued experience from an esteemed career in golf that includes leadership positions within the JC Golf family of golf courses. Penfield most recently served as Director of Golf at The Crossings at Carlsbad and at Rancho Bernardo Inn. In 2016 Penfield was elected to the Class A Membership of the Professional Golfers Association of America.


“I could not be more excited to join the team at Twin Oaks Golf Course”, said Penfield. “The facility and staff are spectacular and I’m looking forward to meeting all of our guests as they experience both golf and events.”


Nicole Manalo has been named Director of Catering at Twin Oaks and will oversee the operations of weddings and events. Manalo comes with eight years of experience from Carmel Mountain Ranch Estate where she manages all aspects of hosted weddings and events. A graduate from San Diego State University, Manalo’s passion in the catering industry is showcased through a strong history of operations including organizing and directing functions, overseeing all catering activities, weddings and event management, and marketing.


“I’m so thrilled to be part of the Twin Oaks Golf Course team. I’m looking forward to getting to know the staff and creating special and memorable events for our guests.” 

The 7,200 square-foot clubhouse at Twin Oaks underwent recent renovations and is now taking reservations for future celebrations.  For information on the venue, visit




Photo of Bryon Penfield

Photo of Nicole Manalo




Twin Oaks Golf Course 

1425 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, CA 92069 | (760) 591-4700 |


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JC Golf

JC Golf, part of the JC Resorts family, offers impeccable service, amenities and attention to detail at each of its eleven golf courses. With courses located throughout San Diego County, Riverside County, Orange County and New Mexico, JC Golf offers championship-style golf along with restaurants and pro shops. JC Golf also offers tournament services with an on-site coordinator, professional golf instruction, as well as wedding venues and services. Learn more about golf courses, amenities, and services at

JC Golf
1425 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, CA 92069

Phone: (858) 675-8470