SAHLA LEADERSHIP

Ed Bucholtz

Chairman of the Board

General Manager - Grand Hyatt San Antonio

Rusty Wallace

Treasurer

General Manager - Omni La Mansion Del Rio & Mokara Hotel & Spa

Matthew Hosack

Vice Chair | Hotel Outside Central Business District

General Manager - Embassy Suites by Hilton | Airport

Tamara Benavides

Tamara Benavides

Chair-Elect

Regional Corporate Director of Sales | Baywood Hotels

Suzy Hart

Vice Chair | Full Service Hotel

General Manager | Marriott Rivercenter & Riverwalk

Ric Morales

Vice Chair | Allied Member

Key Account Manager - Silver Eagle Distributors

Kevin Latone

Immediate Past Chair

General Manager - Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk

Ajay Patel

Vice Chair | Select Service Hotel

CEO - Vue Hotels

Avinash Bhakta

Director | Select Service Hotel

Owner - ABH Hospitality Management

Ruben Chavarria

Director | Multiple Property

General Manager - La Quinta Inn & Suites Downtown

Troy Matthews

Director | Full Service Hotel

General Manager - Hotel Contessa

Dinesh Rao

Director | Select Service Hotel

General Manager - Courtyard by Marriott | Riverwalk

Oscar Cepeda

Director | Multiple Property

General Manager - Four Points by Shearaton | Airport

Susana Garcia

Susana Garcia

Director | Multiple Property

Regional Vice President | Operations - Baywood Hotels

Riaan Nel

Director | Full Service Hotel

General Manager - Omni San Antonio Colonnade

Mark Vilagi

Director | Full Service Hotel

General Manager - Marriott San Antonio Airport

Ashley Cerney-Ciomperlik

Director | Select Service Hotel

General Manager - Wyndham Garden | Riverwalk

Joe Hindsley

Director | Full Service Hotel

General Manager - Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa

Satish Patel

Director | Small Property

Axiom Management Services

Traci Boyer

Director | At-Large

General Manager - Freeman

Belkis Lane

Belkis Lane

Director | Allied Member

Equipment & Supply Specialist - Mission Restaurant Supply

Jeremy Scott

Director | Allied Member

Regional General Manager of Texas - PRA Destination Management

Bryanna Djibril

Bryanna Djibril

Director | Allied Member

District Manager - Towne Park

Davis Phillips

Director | Allied Member

President & CEO - Phillips Entertainment, Inc.

Marco Flores

Director | At-Large

Attorney - Flores Pelaez Prada, PLLC

Brian Pietsch

Director | Allied Member

Regional Director - PSAV

Kevin Latone

Past Chairman | 2018-2019

General Manager - Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk

Robert Thrailkill

Past Chairman | 2014-2015

Vice President | Operations - Zachry Hospitality & General Manager - Hilton Palacio Del Rio

Siegried Richter

Past Chairman | 2008-2009

Former General Manager - Hilton Palacio Del Rio

Arthur Coulombe

Past Chairman

General Manager - JW Marriott Hill Country Resort & Spa

Justin Holley

Past Chairman | 2018

Vice President - ABH Hospitality Management

Rusty Wallace

Past Chairman | 2012-2013

General Manager - Omni La Mansion Del Rio & Mokara Hotel & Spa

Michael Sawaya

Past Chairman | 2005-2006

President - New Orleans Convention Center

Bill Petrella

Past Chairman | 2016-2017

General Manager - Hotel Emma

Bill Brendel

Past Chairman | 2010-2011

General Manager - The Crockett Hotel

Henry Feldman

Past Chairman | 2002-2003

Partner - Martin Feldman Hospitality Management