Lake Shore Country Club Staff

Martin L. Firestone

Martin L. Firestone

Executive Chef
  • Over 25 years of culinary experience
  • 1990 Pennsylvania Culinary Institute Graduate
  • 1992 Culinary Team USA Apprentice Member
  • 1992 Gold Medalist in the Culinary Olympics in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Culinary apprenticeships in London, England and Frankfurt, Germany
  • 10 years with fine dining seafood restaurants corporately owned by C.A. Muer Corp. Held positions of Executive Chef, Executive Sous Chef, and Sous Chef at locations in Pittsburgh, Washington D.C., Philadelphia, Cleveland, and Detroit
  • 6 years with the Erie Club as Executive Chef
  • Started in 2007 with Lake Shore Country Club as Executive Chef
  • Member of Club Managers Association of America
  • Born and raised south of Pittsburgh, PA
  • Wife Tammi, daughters Madison, Gabrielle, and a chocolate lab Cooper
  • Hobbies include hunting big game, shooting and reloading, the outdoors, and working out

Upcoming Events

Easter Brunch

Lake Shore Country Club 2018 Easter Brunch
"It was a wonderful experience working with the staff there for my daughter's wedding reception!"
- Cathy Nelson