L'Hirondelle Club of Ruxton clubhouse

Our Team

Michael Barron

Michael Barron

General Manager

Michael has worked in the private club industry for over 30 years. As an Ohio Native, Michael’s passion for Clubs started when he was a teenager working at Columbus Country Club. There and The Ohio State University, he learned about private club management. Michael’s hard work over the years has groomed and polished him for L’Hirondelle. Previously Michael was the General Manager at Zanesville Country Club. His club management career has also included positions with Winding Hollow Country Club and the before mentioned Columbus Country Club. He believes that excellence in food and beverage is the direct result of teamwork and brings a family culture to the staff and membership.

TJ Garrish

Executive Chef

Born and raised in Owings Mills, TJ attended Culinary School at the Ft Lauderdale Art Institute (Culinary Management).  TJ started his career working for Michy’s in Miami under James Beard and award winning chef Michele Bernstein before moving on to multiple award winning properties in Ft Lauderdale and Miami for the next 15 years.  TJ returned to Maryland for family reasons and secured the Sous Chef position at Woodholme Country Club, where he helped in a complete kitchen renovation. Seeking a new challenge, TJ accepted a position at Elkridge Country Club as Executive Sous Chef before coming to L’Hirondelle as our Executive Chef.

Holly Price

Holly Price

Event Planner 

Holly was born and raised in the Hereford Zone, married a local boy and settled in Sparks to raise 2 sons.  She is involved in her community, serving on several boards and foundations located in her hometown and surrounding areas.

Holly has been at L'Hirondelle since 2002.  When not at the club, she cheers for the Ravens, spends time with her clan and works on the homestead.  In addition, on any given sunny weekend she may be headed to Ocean City for some R&R.

Carol Fischer

Carol Fischer

Assistant Controller

Carol is a Maryland native. She is married and currently resides in Baldwin. She has two children who were very active in sports playing through College. She enjoyed traveling with her family to watch their games. She is currently bowling in a
ten pin bowling league with family and friends. She loves animals, especially Andre, her rescued cat.

Carol was employed at L’Hirondelle in 1979 and worked full time until her first child was born in 1987. She then worked part time for 2 years. In 1989, she toke on the role as a stay at home Mom for several years. She returned in 2001 and is currently back in a full time capacity.

Sarah O'Brien

Director of Membership & Communications