WH&LA BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

The WH&LA Board of Directors is comprised of lodging industry leaders from across the state. These elected individuals operate different types and sizes of properties, bringing their unique perspectives to the association. The WH&LA Board of Directors meets quarterly to fulfill the WH&LA mission and to ensure the policies of the organizations are meeting the needs of its members. 

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
 

CHAIRMAN 

CHAIRMAN-ELECT

VICE CHAIR 

Charlie Eggen
F & E Hospitality
Brandon McConnell, CHA
IDM Hospitality Management
Jon Jossart 
Ambassador Hotel & Ambassador Inn 

SECRETARY/TREASURER

PAST CHAIRMAN 

AT LARGE DELEGATE

Jay Schumerth
Hostmark Hospitality Group
Greg Stillman
Foremost Management Services, Inc. 
John Chastan, CMP
Kalahari Resort

LODGING DIRECTORS

Sara Abbott
Metropolis Resort

Tony Beer
Courtyard Marriott Milwaukee Airport

Pete Boese
Radisson Hotel La Crosse 

 

 

 

Amy Boston 
Holiday Inn Convention Center Stevens Point 

Kevin Gallagher
Marcus Hotels & Resorts  

Jason Hager, CHA
Tundra Lodge Resort & Waterpark  

 

 

 

Deb Johnson 
CopperLeaf Boutique Hotel & Spa 

Nick Johnson
First Hospitality Group

Randy Kliment 
Hampton Inn Appleton & Hampton Inn Brookfield 

 

 

 

Rachel LaCasse-Ford 
GrandStay Hotel & Suites Mount Horeb 

Rory Madsen 
Gordon Lodge

Missy LeBelle
High Point Inn

 

 

 

Bob Patel 
Quality Inn Janesville

 

Mike Patel 
MoveMent Hospitality

Dan Schetter, CHA 
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center

 

 

 

Dave Sekeres
Lake Lawn Resort 

Amy Simchak, CHA
North Central Group

Randee Talwar
Best Western West Towne Suites 

 

 

 

Sheryl Tharman
Red Crown Lodge

Jonathan Webster 
Geronimo Hospitality

Todd Winkler 
Wisco Hotels 

   
Aaron Wolf, CHA 
Comfort Suite Green Bay
   


ASSOCIATE DIRECTORS

     
Mary Anne Ceraso-Alioto
Spectrum Enterprises
Jay Jones
UW- Stout
Dr. Lynea LaVoy
Madison College 
     
 

STUDENT DIRECTOR

HONORARY
DIRECTOR

Brian Lee, APR
Revelation PR, Advertising, Social Media
Faith Loberg
University of Wisconsin-Stout 
Steve Marcus
Marcus Corporation







 

If you are interested in being considered for a position on the board of directors or would like to volunteer for a task force please email service@wisconsinlodging.org