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New Member Spotlight

Join us in welcoming the following new members 
to the HSMAI San Diego family:

Anna Hallock |
Wyndham San Diego Bayside

Renewing Member Spotlight

Thank You to the following renewing members 
of the HSMAI San Diego family

Victor Goodpasture |
Professional Digital Photography
Lucy Lopez, CMP |
San Diego Convention Center

Upcoming Chapter Events

Upcoming Americas Region Events

2019 Corporate Sponsors



Interested in sponsoring the HSMAI San Diego Chapter? Click here for our available packages

2019 Board of Directors

2019 BOD2019 Board of Directors along with Margie Sitton, SVP, Sales & Marketing, SDTA



It's time to nominate for the February, 2016 Gold Key Awards



It's time to nominate for the February, 2016 Gold Key Awards

Become an HSMAI Board or Committee Member Now!

Are you interested in volunteering in an organization committed to the San Diego hospitality community? We welcome applications to become a Board or Committee member year round with an official Board change at the end of every calendar year. Please refer to this document for the board position descriptions. Please fill out the online application form or contact us with your interest to serve and we'll find a place for you.

2019 Board and Commitee Members

Executive Committee -

  • President: Elizabeth Fuller, The Bristol Hotel San Diego
  • Immediate Past President: Dana Cariss, CoralTree Hospitality Group
  • Vice President, Programs: Jose Curiel, Westin San Diego
  • Vice President/Membership: Harold Johnson, DayUse.com
  • Vice President/Marketing: Michael Bennett, Cendyn
  • Treasurer: Heidi Alcantara, Edlen Electrical Exhibition Services
  • Secretary: Verena Rentz, Hilton SD Bayfront
Board of Directors-

  • Director of Logistics: Heather Boye, Flagship Cruises and Events
  • Director of Membership: Matthew Heck, Expedia
  • Director/Sponsorships & Fundraising: Joyce Lu, Omni Hotels & Resorts
  • Director of Community Relations/Students: Gillian Ware, CMP, SD Tourism Authority

Board of Directors/Directors at Large

  • Director at Large/Website: Jon Bailey, i.d.e.a
  • Director at Large/Marketing:  Craig Carbonniere, Milestone Inc.
  • Director at Large/Social Media: Hunter Jensen, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
  • Director at Large/Programs: Andrew Ladd, Kona Kai Resort & Spa
  • Director at Large/Sponsorship: Christopher Nguyen, OTA Insight
  • Director at Large/Newsletter: Melissa Ochoa, Legoland California Resort
  • Director at Large/Membership: John Parker, Azul Hospitality Group
  • Collegiate Student Liaison:  Alexandra Bakke, San Diego State University

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