Hospitality Team

Our Yale Hospitality team consists of experienced staff members from diverse backgrounds, fueling the transformative culture we’ve delivered for over a decade. Our employees are proud to serve, support and ensure that all guests experience our commitment to excellence – every time they dine with us.

Leadership

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Stacey Hepburn-James

Co-interim Department Leader/ Senior Director of Residential Operations

Adam Millman

Co-interim Department Leader/ Senior Director of Retail, Catering & Auxiliaries

James Benson

James Benson

Director of Culinary Excellence

Dana Cirillo

Dana Cirillo

Director of Business, Finance and Administration

Daniel Flynn

Daniel Flynn

Director of Asset Renewal & Planned Projects

Geraldine Remer

Geraldine Remer

Director of Supply Chain & Sustainability

Agatha Williams.

Agatha Williams

Director of Organizational & Workplace Excellence

Rafi Taherian

Strategic Advisor

Administration

Michelle Buckholz

Michelle Buckholz

Meal Plans Program Coordinator

Aaron Cooper
Accountant

Portrait of Alexa Gotthardt.

Alexa Gotthardt

Senior Marketing & Communications Manager

Morgan Hayden

Sr. Operational & Financial Performance Analyst

Sarah Kiel

Health & Wellness Manager, Core Menu Architect

Sandy Migliozzi

Database & Ordering Assistant

Camilia Moisescu.

Camelia Moisescu

Financial Assistant

Dana Nave

Sourcing & Procurement Manager

Susanne Olsen

Susanne Olsen

Residential Events & Strategic Solutions Manager

Donald Russo

Donald Russo

Associate Director, Finance & Administration

Elizabeth Scanlon

Executive & Special Projects Manager

Jordan Taylor
Human Resources Generalist

Pedro Tello

Pedro Tello

Business Intelligence and Optimization Manager

Deanna Tucciarone

Deanna Tucciarone

Payroll & Staffing Administrator

Abraham Vincenti

Learning & Development Manager

William Wilson

Creative Services & Marketing Designer

Catering

Rachel Myjak

Sales & Event Manager

Janise Penn

Sales & Events Manager

Ann Perrelli

Ann Perrelli

Sr. Administrative Assistant

Elizabeth Ferguson

Elizabeth Ferguson

Sales & Events Manager

Leanna Millan
Assistant Director

Emily Hopkins

Catering & CSC Manager

Elizabeth Nelson
Managing Director

Residential Dining

Danielle Vance

Multi-Unit Executive Chef

Jesse Belew
Multi-Unit Executive Chef

Catherine Eykelhoff

Operations Manager

David Brooks

David Brooks

Multi-Unit Executive Chef

Jovan Bloise

Operations Manager

John Hoyt

Operations Manager

Nicole Kaya
Managing Director of Residential Operations

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Jennifer Currier

General Manager

Jeffrey Ortiz

Operations Manager

Marga Verneris

General Manager

James Murray

James Murray

Operations Manager

Tsering Dickey

Operations Manager

Kristin Elliott

Kristin Elliott

Operations Manager

Hewan Essue

Hewan Essue

General Manager

Kory Evasick

Kory Evasick

General Manager

Maureen O’Donnell-Young

General Manager, Area Service Lead

Alvira Levine

Alvira Levine

Operations Manager

Samuel Feliciano

Managing Director of Operations

Salema Ervin

General Manager

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Haason Pires Jr.

Operations Manager

Geoffrey Raab

Operations Manager

Karen Weil

General Manager

Daniel Geisinger

Daniel Geisinger

Operations Manager

Gina Gentile

Gina Gentile

General Manager

Kerri Hall

General Manager, Area Service Lead

Adam Hill
Associate Director, Executive Chef

Ellen Habelow

General Manager

Alexandra Romeos-Wood

Alexandra Romeos-Wood

Operations Manager

Jeffrey Hardy

Jeffrey Hardy

General Manager

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Bayan Abisheva

Managing Director of Operations

Heather Tapper

Heather Tapper

General Manager, Area Service Lead

Gregory Jones
Operations Manager

Bernadette Janis

General Manager

Allison Hart
Operations Manager

Retail & Auxiliary

Matthew Beard

Matthew Beard

Schwarzman Center Hospitality & Logistics Manager

Anthony Marchitto

Culinary Support Center Production Manager

Ashley Beedle

Schwarzman Catering & Events Manager

Ilan Bacher

Culinary Support Center Production Chef

Avery Dwyer

Schwarzman Center Hospitality Assistant Director

Katelyn Oca

Schwarzman Center Guest Experience Manager

Linton Romero

Schwarzman Center Hospitality Director

Melvin Santiago
Culinary Support Center Logistics Manager

Tara Brennan.

Tara Brennan

Managing Director of Retail Operations

Yerminson Figueroa
Senior Executive Chef

Megan Roberts

Megan Roberts

School of Management Hospitality General Manager

William Paternoster

William Paternoster

SOM Culinary Excellence Manager

Stacy Cacace

Schwarzman Center Hospitality Guest Experience Manager

Jordan Williams

West Campus Farm and Hospitality Operations Manager

Lynn Torello

Lynn Torello

General Manager

David Kuzma

David Kuzma

Schwarzman Center Executive Chef