FIVE OAKS RECREATIONAL ASSOCIATION, INC  5109 Pine Cone Drive, Durham, NC  27707  –  Phone:  (919) 493-1495  –  Fax:  (919) 490-4449

Five Oaks Office Hours may vary – We are generally on-site between 9am and 5pm Monday-Friday.  Please call to schedule an appointment if you have business that needs to be addressed on-site.  We have a Drop-Box located next to the front doors of the Clubhouse for dropping of dues, proxies, booking forms or other items related to the Five Oaks Recreational Associaton, Inc.

Josh Lindgren – General Manager                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Josh has called the triangle area his home for thirty years and has worked in the recreational industry for more than ten years.  Josh earned his degree in Recreation and Leisure Service Management from East Carolina University in 1999 and has remained focused on his career path in the industry ever since.  Since being hired as the General Manager of Five Oaks in 2003, Josh has obtained his North Carolina Real Estate License and began his own community management company called Community Focus of NC Inc, which was a natural fit to meet the management aspects  specific to non-profit associations like Five Oaks.   Josh currently resides in Fearrington Village of Pittsboro, NC with his wife and two children.

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Ellen Gilmartin – Admin Assistant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Born and raised in New Jersey,  Ms. Gilmartin worked over 30 years for the same legal firm as a Legal Admin Assistant and Office Manager.   Ellen started volunteering in Five Oaks from 2003 and was hired on in 2006. Ellen’s Type-A personality has been a huge factor in maintaining our databases, communications systems and organizing our social events & programs.   Ellen spends her free time enjoying the wonders of nature from her little spot on the Lake.  What is the name of that Lake in Five Oaks? “Lake Ellen” sounds about right!

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Brian Rosenthal, Director of Tennis                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Brian attended North Carolina State University on a tennis scholarship, where he was selected to the All-ACC Academic Team for three years in a row. During his high school career in Florida, he won a singles and doubles state title and earned Florida High School Player of the year in 1996. He attained a top 50 national ranking and a top 5 sectional ranking.   Brian earned a degree in Business Management-Marketing Concentration from NC State in 2002. His first job out of college was as an Assistant Tennis Professional at Southern Village Racquet & Swim Club in Chapel Hill.   Brian then received the honor to become the youngest Head Tennis Professional in North Carolina, where he was responsible for the operation of tennis and camps at Brier Creek Country Club from 2003-2007.  Currently, Brian is the President of the Raleigh Tennis Association and lives with his wife in Raleigh.  Brian has been coordinating with Five Oaks since 2006 to bring life into our Tennis Programs!  Get more information about Tennis Camps and Programs HERE.

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