Rosanna Maietta - President/AHLA Senior Vice President, Communications & Public Relations
Responsible for raising the Foundation's profile as the premier charitable fundraising engine of the industry.
Michelle Poinelli - Senior Vice President of Foundation Programs
Oversees the operations of the Foundation's scholarship and research programs. Staff liaison to the Fund Development, Scholarship, and Research & Project Funding Committees.
(202) 289-3181 or
Shelly Weir - Senior Vice President of Career Development
Oversees the strategic vision of career development in
order to strengthen the lodging industry workforce. Leads efforts to
engage with community, non-profit, and governmental organizations where
strategies to upskill American workers in the lodging industry
align. Staff liaison between AHLA and the American Hotel &
Lodging Educational Institute.
(407) 536-5232 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Lauren Biehl - Manager of Foundation Programs
Manages Foundation's scholarship and alumni programs, all Foundation data and manages vendor relations.
(202) 289-3184 or email@example.com
Carrie Alexander- Program Manager
Responsible for implementing and maintaining lodging
industry-wide programming in support of apprenticeship, opportunity youth, and other career development projects with the opportunity to
innovate and develop new programs that help to shape the future hospitality
(407) 536-5133 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Chemine Sharpe - Coordinator of Foundation Programs
administrative duties for the Foundation, curates and oversees the Foundation's
(202) 289-3138 or email@example.com
Kelly Vasquez - Coordinator of Career Development
Foundation team with career development efforts, government grants, and other
programs to ensure hospitality employers have the tools and resources they need
to obtain skills and credentials.
(407) 536-5132 or firstname.lastname@example.org