Faculty

In the classroom, you'll learn from industry experts, innovators, and thought leaders who are dedicated to shaping the future of hospitality. Our faculty members—all practitioners in the field—offer real-world insights while exposing you to the latest trends, challenges, and technologies that set you up for career success.

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Michael
Altman

Michael Altman brings to Georgetown a strong domestic and international reputation for advising public and ...

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Daniel
Balkey

Daniel Balkey is Senior Director of Development Planning and Feasibility at Marriott International. A veteran ...

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Carol
Brooks

Carol Brooks spent over 14 years with Marriott International, most recently as Senior Vice President ...

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Abid
Butt

With more than 30 years of global experience in the hospitality industry, Abid Butt has ...

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Shannon
Rinella

Director - Learning, Marriott International Shannon Dooley Rinella currently works with Marriott International focusing on ...

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Bret
Freedman

Bret Freedman has over 15 years of experience in the hospitality and events industries, having ...

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Kerry
Gaber

Kerry Gaber has over 17 years in hospitality finance and operations experience. In her current ...

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Vinod
George

Vinod George is a leader in global data management and technology initiatives for the travel ...

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Yuri
Horowitz

Co-founder and Partner at Navigo International, Yuri Horowitz brings 18 years working throughout the travel ...

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Linda
Horowitz

Linda Horowitz has ten years experience developing and implementing tourism programs that stimulate economic growth, ...

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Robert
Lannan

Robert Lannan is the principal of Lannan Legal PLLC, in Washington, D.C. He represents owners ...

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Douglas
Lisi

Douglas Lisi is Senior Director of Commercial Services Strategy at Hilton Worldwide and brings more ...

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