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Complementing the work of HSMAI's chapters, HSMAI's advisory boards connect members with common interests across geographic boundaries in the America's region. Each advisory board guides HSMAI's strategic direction as it relates to their dedicated subject matter, resulting in face-to-face and virtual education, special resources, insights, and more that are specific to their particular area of expertise.


Jamieson Asselta, Area Manager, Americas, IDeaS Revenue Solutions

D.C. Becker, Principal, Titan Group of New York

Bart Berkey, Director, Global Luxury Sales, Marriott International Luxury Brands

Brian Burton, CRME, Vice President, Sales & Events, White Lodging

Michelle Crosby, CMP, Director of Global Sales, Hosts Global

Katie Davin, Associate Professor, Johnson & Wales University-Providence

Amber Fox,  Sales Consultant, NAVIS

LaDonna Gerhart, EVP of Sales & Marketing, Remington

Lisa Giaimo, VP of Sales & Marketing, OTO Development LLC

Cory Hagopian, Vice President, Sales Effectiveness & Programs, Accor

Kaaren Hamilton, CMP, VP, Global Sales, Red Lion

SiuYin Ko, Corporate Director of Global Sales, Rosewood Hotel Group

Melissa Kouvelas, Director, Worldwide Sales, Best Western International

Ginny Morrison, VP of Sales & Marketing, Spire Hospitality

Ed Skapinok, Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing, Revenue and Reservations, Aqua-Aston Hospitality

Ron Taylor, Vice President of Sales and Development, Windsor Capital Group

Jim Vandevender, Chief Marketing Officer, The Knowland Group

Tony Yeung, Principal, ZS Associates



Michael Bennett, SVP Global Marketing, Cendyn

Dustin Bomar, Head of Industry, Travel, Google

Tiffany Braun, Chief Strategy Officer, Kinship

Katie Briscoe, President, MMGY Global

Maureen Callahan, Principal, Callahan Hospitality Marketing

Aimee Cheek, CHDM, Director of eCommerce, OTO Development

Bill Clarke, Director of Sales-Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, Milestone, Inc.

Matthew Clyde, President, Ideas Collide

Robert Cole, Founder-CEO, RockCheetah

Chris Copp, VP, Global Digital Marketing, IHG

Jessica Davidson, VP, Digital Content + Creative, Wyndham Hotel Group

Sean Dee, CMO & EVP, Outrigger Resorts

Erica Eyring, CHDM, Director, Account Management, Expedia Media Solutions

Agnelo Fernandes, Executive Vice President Revenue, Terranea Resort

Isaac Gerstenzang, CHDM, Director Marketing Planning & Operations, Minor Hotels

Brian Hall, Executive Vice President Revenue, Explore St. Louis

Jamie Hansen, CHA, CHDM, Director, Marketing,Best Western Hotels & Resorts

Carolyn Hosna, CHDM, Sr. Corp. Director, Marketing & Distribution, White Lodging

Jay Hubbs, III, CHDM, SVP, eCommerce, Remington Hotels

Michael Innocentin, VP, E-Commerce & Digital NCA Region, AccorHotels

John Jimenez, CHDM, Director of E-commerce, Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Sarita Mallinger, Regional Director, Digital Marketing, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants

Delana Meyer, CHDM, VP Digital Strategy, Crescent Hotels & Resorts

Amy Mierzwinski, CHDM, Director, Horwath HTL

Natalie Osborn, Director, Marketing, SAS

Anna Paccone, CHDM, eCommerce Director, Second Wave Marketing / Aimbridge Hospitality

Shawn Paley, CHDM, Director, Global eCommerce & Digital Services, Marriott International

Olga Peddie, SVP, Client Strategy & Success, Cendyn

Mandy Penn, VP, Marketing, Universal Orlando Resort

Dr. Donna Quadri-Felitti, CHDM, Director and Associate Professor, Penn State University

Lisa Ross, President, rbb Public Relations

Bill Rubino, Partner, Panzano & Partners

Mariana Safer, CHDM, SVP, Global Marketing, HEBS Digital

Dave Spector, Partner, Tambourine

Paolo Torchio, CHDM, VP Digital Operations , Hyatt

Dan Wacksman, CHDM, SVP, Marketing and Distribution, Outrigger Hotels & Resorts

Hunter Webster, CHDM, SVP, Digital Marketing, Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Misty Wise, CRME, CHDM, Director, Digital Strategies, John Q Hammons Hotels

Jim Zito, Chief Commercial & Revenue Officer, Club Quarters Hotels

Holly Zoba, CHDM, VP, Technology Resources, Hospitality Digital Marketing


Co-Chair: Linda Gulrajani, CRME, Vice President, Revenue Strategy & Distribution, Marcus Hotels

Co-Chair: Tim Wiersma, Vice President, Revenue Management, Red Roof Inns, Inc.

Dr. Chris K. Anderson, Academic Director, Cornell University

Veronica Andrews, CRME, Director, Digital Data Solutions, STR

Christian Boerger, CRME, CHDM, Corporate Director of Revenue Strategy, Pacific Hospitality Group

Denise Broussard, CHDM, Revenue Management & Digital Consultant

Rosemary Browning, President, Global Career Horizons

Kathleen Cullen, CRME, Senior Vice President Revenue & Distribution, Two Roads Hospitality

Tammy Farley, President, Rainmaker

Monte Gardiner, Managing Director, Revenue Management Services, Best Western Hotels & Resorts

Eric Gravelle, CRME, Vice President of Revenue Management, North America, Diamond Resorts International

Renee Haddad, CRME, Director, Revenue Account Management, Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Adam Hayashi, CRME, Vice President of Revenue Management, Accor Hotels

Mohamed Khanat, CRME, Global Director – Account Management, IDeaS - A SAS COMPANY

Michael Klein, Executive Director, Revenue Performance Strategy, MGM Resorts International

Dev Koushik, Vice President, Global Revenue Optimization, IHG

Chris Nixon, CRME, CHDM, VP Revenue Optimization, Ashford Group of Companies

Julie Nohra, Regional Director of Revenue Management, The Americas, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Dr. Breffni Noone, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania State University

Scott Pusillo, CRME, Area General Manager, Sales & Account Management, Sabre Hospitality Solutions

Heather Richer, Chief Marketing Officer, RedAwning

Scott Roby, CRME, Vice President, Revenue Management, Evolution Hospitality

Tim Schulte, CRME, Solution Consultant, Infor

Corey Stanley, CRME, CHDM, Corporate Director of Revenue Management, Seneca Gaming Corporation

Jim A. Struna, CRME, Regional Director of Revenue Management, Rosewood Hotel Group

David Warman, Senior Vice President Hotel Marketing and Revenue Management, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts

Monica Xuereb, Chief Revenue Officer, Loews Hotels & Co.


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