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

Rafi Taherian

Associate Vice President

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

Portrait of Stacey Hepburn-James, Senior Director of Residential Operations

Stacey Hepburn-James

Senior Director of Residential Operations

Adam Millman

Senior Director of Retail, Catering & Auxiliaries

Geraldine Remer

Geraldine Remer

Director of Supply Chain & Sustainability

Agatha Williams.

Agatha Williams

Director of Organizational & Workplace Excellence

Administration

Amelia Alonzo

Menu, Nutrition and Quality Assurance Manager

Michelle Buckholz

Michelle Buckholz

Meal Plans Program Coordinator

Aaron Cooper
Accountant

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

Carmen Piza

Human Resources Business Partner

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

Elizabeth Ferguson

Elizabeth Ferguson

Sales & Events Manager

Emily Hopkins

Catering & CSC Manager

Leanna Millan
Assistant Director

Rachel Myjak

Sales & Event Manager

Elizabeth Nelson
Managing Director

Janise Penn

Sales & Events Manager

Ann Perrelli

Ann Perrelli

Sr. Administrative Assistant

Residential Dining

Bayan Abisheva

Managing Director of Operations

Jesse Belew
Multi-Unit Executive Chef

Jovan Bloise

Operations Manager

David Brooks

David Brooks

Multi-Unit Executive Chef

May Cabahug

May Cabahug

General Manager

Jennifer Currier

Jennifer Currier

General Manager

Tsering Dickey

Operations Manager

Kristin Elliott

Kristin Elliott

Operations Manager

Salema Ervin

Operations Manager

Hewan Essue

Hewan Essue

General Manager

Kory Evasick

Kory Evasick

General Manager

Catherine Eykelhoff

Operations Manager

Samuel Feliciano

Managing Director of Operations

Daniel Geisinger

Daniel Geisinger

Operations Manager

Gina Gentile

Gina Gentile

General Manager

Ellen Habelow

General Manager

Kerri Hall

General Manager, Area Service Lead

Jeffrey Hardy

Jeffrey Hardy

General Manager

Allison Hart
Operations Manager

Adam Hill
Managing Director & Senior Executive Chef

John Hoyt

Operations Manager

Bernadette Janis

Operations Manager

Gregory Jones
Operations Manager

Nicole Kaya
Managing Director of Residential Operations

Alvira Levine

Alvira Levine

Operations Manager

Marga Verneris

General Manager

James Murray

James Murray

Operations Manager

Maureen O’Donnell-Young

General Manager, Area Service Lead

Jeffrey Ortiz

Operations Manager

Geoffrey Raab

Operations Manager

Alexandra Romeos-Wood

Alexandra Romeos-Wood

Operations Manager

Heather Tapper

Heather Tapper

General Manager, Area Service Lead

Danielle Vance

Multi-Unit Executive Chef

Karen Weil

General Manager

Retail & Auxiliary

Avery Dwyer

Schwarzman Center Sr. Guest Experience Manager

Ilan Bacher

CSC Production Chef

Matthew Beard

Matthew Beard

Schwarzman Center Hospitality & Logistics Manager

Ashley Beedle

Schwarzman Catering & Events Manager

Tara Brennan

Tara Brennan

Managing Director of Retail Operations

Stacy Cacace

Schwarzman Center Hospitality Guest Experience Manager

David Kuzma

David Kuzma

Schwarzman Center Executive Chef

Anthony Marchitto

CSC Production Manager

Katelyn Oca

Schwarzman Center Guest Experience Manager

William Paternoster

William Paternoster

SOM Culinary Excellence Manager

Megan Roberts

Megan Roberts

SOM General Manager

Linton Romero

Schwarzman Center Director

Melvin Santiago
CSC Logistics Manager

Lynn Torello

Lynn Torello

General Manager

Paul Vermeal

Paul Vermeal

Schwarzman Center Assistant Director

Jordan Williams

West Campus Farm & Landscape Integration Manager