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New Member Spotlight

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


Jaleh Browder  | Edlen Electrical Exhibition Services

Renewing Member Spotlight

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

Darlene Larson  |  San Diego Zoo & Safari Park

Upcoming Chapter Events

2020 Corporate Sponsors

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

HSMAI San Diego Past Presidents

Past PresidentsHSMAI San Diego Past Presidents (L-R)
Dana Cariss, Gillian Ware, Scot Rockman, Sylvia Harrison, John Parker and Denise Vissat



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.

2020 Board and Committee Members

Executive Committee -

  • President: Elizabeth Fuller, ConferenceDirect
  • Immediate Past President: Dana Cariss, CoralTree Hospitality Group
  • President Elect/Vice President, Programs:  Heather Boye, Flagship Cruises and Events
  • Vice President/Membership: Harold Johnson, DayUse.com
  • Vice President/Marketing: Jon Bailey, 62Above
  • Treasurer: Heidi Alcantara, Smart City - San Diego Convention Center
Board of Directors-

  • Director of Logistics: Jose Curiel, Excel Hotel Group
  • Director of Membership: David Simmington, Expedia Group
  • Director/Sponsorships & Fundraising: Joyce Lu, Omni San Diego Hotel
  • Director of Community Relations/Students: Gillian Ware, CMP, SD Tourism Authority

Board of Directors/Directors at Large

  • Director at Large/Marketing:  Craig Carbonniere, Milestone Inc. 
  • Director at Large/Social Media: Alexandra Bakke, San Diego State University
  • Director at Large/Sponsorship: Christopher Nguyen, OTA Insight
  • Director at Large/Membership: John Parker, San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter
  • Collegiate Student Liaison:  Alexandra Bakke, San Diego State University

Managing Director

  • Julie Parent, JewelComp Services 

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