Kent Silhanek

 General Manager

 

 
Kent Silhanek, General Manager for The ACE Club began in February 2015 after spending his previous 16 years in the same role at Whitemarsh Valley Country Club. While at Whitemarsh, Kent helped Whitemarsh attain Distinguished Gold Club status as awarded by Boardroom Magazine. Kent’s prior experience includes stints as General Manager at Stamford Yacht Club in Connecticut and The Merchants Club in New York City and Assistant Manager positions at City Athletic Club in mid-town Manhattan, Fenway Golf Club in Scarsdale and Ardsley Country Club, also in Westchester, NY.
 
Kent graduated from Cornell University in 1986 with a major in Hotel and Restaurant Administration.
Kent is very active with the Philadelphia and Vicinity Chapter of Club Managers Association of America having been President of the Chapter in 2007 and 2015 and serving on their board for 13 of the past 16 years and on the Philadelphia Club Foundation Board for the past 9 years, currently as President for the second time. Kent obtained his Certified Club Manager designation in 2004 and was Club Manager of the year for the Philadelphia Chapter of CMAA in 2003.
 
Kent resides in Lansdale with his wife and two sons and enjoys following their sports while playing and enjoying basketball and golf himself.

Phone: 610-940-4785 Email: ksilhanek@kempersports.com