Joori Jeon, CPA, CAE - President & COO/AHLA Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
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 day-to-day operations of the Foundation's 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 programs, databases, and auction fundraiser.
(202) 289-3184 or email@example.com
Alexandra Hill - Coordinator of Foundation Programs
Primary Contact for scholarship inquiries, coordinates social media, and provides administrative support to the Foundation.
(202) 289-3138 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com