John Bethe, CCM


Mr. Bethe has been working in the private club industry for more than 35 years in Northern California and Hawaii.  He has been the General Manager at Castlewood Country Club in Pleasanton, California and the General Manager at Orinda Country Club in Orinda, California for a total of 18 years.  Over the past 5 years he has been the General Manager at The Pacific Club in Honolulu. 


He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science at San Francisco State University. 


Additionally, he received his Certified Club Manager status from the Club Manager’s Association of America in 2011.  He team teaches club management with Ms. Melissa Warner.


Contact Information:


John Bethe, CCM


School of Travel Industry Management

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

2560 Campus Road, George Hall 346

Honolulu, HI  96822

Telephone: (808)956-4886

Fax: (808)956-5378