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. 

 

2020 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
 

CHAIRMAN 

CHAIRMAN-ELECT

VICE CHAIR 

GREG STILLMAN
Foremost Management Services, Inc. 

CHARLIE EGGEN
F & E Hospitality

BRANDON MCCONNELL, CHA
IDM Hospitality Management

     

SECRETARY/TREASURER

PAST CHAIRMAN 

AT LARGE DELEGATE

JAY SCHUMERTH
Hostmark Hospitality Group 

 

DAN SCHETTER, CHA
Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center 

JOHN CHASTAN, CMP
Kalahari Resort


LODGING DIRECTORS

Tony Beer
Courtyard Marriott Milwaukee Airport

Pete Boese
Radisson Hotel La Crosse 

Amy Boston 
Holiday Inn Convention Center Stevens Point 

 

 

 

Michael Falkenstein 
Hotel Metro 

Kevin Gallagher
Marcus Hotels & Resorts  

Jason Hager, CHA
Tundra Lodge Resort & Waterpark  

 

 

 

Deb Johnson 
CopperLeaf Boutique Hotel & Spa 

Jon Jossart 
Ambassador Hotel & Ambassador Inn 

Randy Kliment 
Hampton Inn Appleton & Hampton Inn Brookfield 

 

 

 

Rachel LaCasse-Ford 
GrandStay Hotel & Suites Mount Horeb 

Rory Madsen 
Gordon Lodge

Pat Olejniczak
Kress Inn 

 

 

 

Bob Patel 
Quality Inn Janesville

Mike Patel 
MoveMent Hospitality

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 
Comfort Suite Green Bay 

     


ASSOCIATE DIRECTORS

Connie Barbian 
Connect Hospitality Solutions 
Jennifer Church
Milmark Hotel/Motel Investments 
Allison Eickhof
Ecolab 
     
 
Dr. Lynea LaVoy
Madison College 
Jay Jones
University of Wisconsin-Stout 
 
     

STUDENT DIRECTOR

HONORARY DIRECTOR

 
Mick Cash
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