Board of Directors




Constantino Papadopulos, CHRM, CRME, General Manager
Holiday Inn Coral Gables - University


Immediate Past President/Chapter Advisor

Silvia Camarota, Director - Florida
Expedia, Inc.



President Elect

Kenneth Miranda, CHRM, Associate Director of Revenue Management at Loews Hotels


VP, Finance

Denease Butt, Director of Revenue Management
Riverside Hotel



VP, Programs & Membership - Southwest Chapter

Shannon Dilworth
Cooper Hotels


VP, Education/Programs (Co-chair)

Natalie Strobl, Sr. Account Manager - Florida Travel Ads
Expedia, Inc.



VP, Marketing & Communications

Irena Watts, Associate Market Manager - Miami
Expedia, Inc.


VP, Education/Programs (Co-Chair)

Meghan Smith, Director of Sales
IDeaS Revenue Solutions – a SAS Company


VP, Membership Development

Melanie Moeller, CRME
Dir. of Revenue Management

Grand Beach Hotel Group


VP, Partner Development (Sponsorships)

Haydee Casanova
Hospitality Consultant



VP, Collegiate Chapter Advisor

Greg Bohan


VP, Community & Student Outreach
Diana Schloss, CHRM

Independent Consultant
Rodan + Fields


Board of Directors

Programs Committee



Director, Programs & Content - Broward

Susan Aichele, Director of Sales
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach


Director, Programs & Content - Miami-Dade

Mercedes Blanco, Director of Sales



Director, Programs & Content -   Palm Beach

Danielle Bulemore, Associate Market Manager
Expedia, Inc.


Director, Programs & Content - Miami-Dade

Ligia Centurion, Director of Revenue Management
Hilton Miami Airport


Revenue Management Committee


Director, Revenue Management - Miami-Dade



Director, Revenue Management Programs - Broward



Membership Committee



Director, Membership - Miami-Dade
Maribel Calderon,
Area Manager

Special Events/Past Presidents Council

    Gail Spier, Advertising Director
THINK Magazine


Communications Committee


  Director, Social Media
nna Russo 


Community Outreach/Collegiate Development


  Director, Certifications/Faculty Liaison
Dr. Peter Ricci, CHA, CHSE, CRME, Director, Hospitality Management Program
Florida Atlantic University  

  Director, Community Service

 Mentorship Committee 


Director, Mentorship

Angie Franjul-Garcia, Associate Market Manager - Miami
Expedia, Inc.


 Past President's Council/Advisory Board

    Past President/Chapter Advisor
Carmen Ackerman,
 Project Manager
Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District
    Past President/Chapter Advisor
Stacie Faulds, Director of Marketing
Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau 
    Past President/Chapter Advisor
Fernando Harb,
 Vice President Tourism Sales
Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau
    Advisory Board Member
Doug McLain,
Vice President of Sales, Southeast


  Diane Levine Benjamin
HSMAI South Florida
401 E. Las Olas Blvd
Suite 130-252
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301