Group and Meeting Planner Advisor
Laura joined the Scholar team in 2018 as the Group and Meeting Planner Advisor. In this role, she is responsible for training and advising the Sales and Operations teams on the best practices in event management, as well as implementing and developing new processes to improve client satisfaction and increased profitability through efficient operations.
Prior to her role with Scholar Hotel Group, Laura worked for Hershey Entertainment and Resorts, as well as IHG and Marriott Hotels. She was part of the opening team for the Courtyard Philadelphia City Avenue, where she has held the positions of Food and Beverage Manager and Director of Conference Services.
In 2015, Laura completed her certification as a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) and is an active member of the Events Industry Council. Laura holds a B.S. in Hospitality Management from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.