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Faculty & Staff

Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management

218C DeVos Center
Grand Valley State University
401 Fulton Street W
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

htm_dept@gvsu.edu
616.331.3118

Department Chair

Michael Sciarini, Ph.D.
214C DeVos Center
sciarinm@gvsu.edu
616.331.2104

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Allison Adams, Assistant Professor

Allison Adams, Assistant Professor

Advanced Food & Beverage Management | International Food & Culture | Responsible Beverage Management

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Collin Bailey Jonkman, Graduate Assistant

Collin Bailey Jonkman, Graduate Assistant

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Charles Baker-Clark, Associate Professor

Charles Baker-Clark, Associate Professor

Culinary Tourism | International Food & Culture | Introduction to Food & Beverage Management

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Brian Behler, Adjunct Faculty

Brian Behler, Adjunct Faculty

Special Topics: JW Marriott Hospitality Experience

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Rachel Crowther, Adjunct Faculty

Rachel Crowther, Adjunct Faculty

HTM 222 - Introduction to Lodging Management

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Brooke Finlan

Brooke Finlan, Adjunct Faculty

Field Preparation

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Mark Gleason, Assistant Professor

Mark Gleason, Assistant Professor

Geotourism | International Tourism | Tourism Policy Issues

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Shawn Gotch, Adjunct Faculty

Shawn Gotch, Adjunct Faculty

Hospitality Law and Legislation

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Kristen Jack, Assistant Professor

Kristen Jack, Assistant Professor

Advanced Meeting & Event Management | Convention Sales & Service | Field Preparation | Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism
Disney College Program I | Disney College Program II
Field Experience I | Field Experience II | Senior Internship

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Jake Jacobs, Adjunct Faculty

Jeff Jacobs, Adjunct Faculty

Hospitality and Tourism Research

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Patty Janes, Associate Professor

Patty Janes, Professor

Hospitality & Tourism Marketing | Hospitality and Tourism Research

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Marcie Lemke, Adjunct Faculty

Marcie Lemke, Adjunct Faculty

Field Preparation

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John Lipford, Affiliate Professor

John Lipford, Affiliate Professor

Hospitality Law & Legislation | Human Resource Management

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Mark McCready, Adjunct Faculty

Mark McCready, Adjunct Faculty

Hospitality Facilities Management

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Robert (Bob) Orr, Adjunct Faculty

Robert (Bob) Orr, Adjunct Faculty

Introduction to Lodging Management

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Alexis Rangel, Adjunct Faculty

Alexis Rangel, Adjunct Faculty

Field Preparation

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Nicholas Remes, Adjunct Faculty

Nick Remes, Adjunct Faculty

Introduction to Lodging Management | Special Topics: JW Marriott Hospitality Experience

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Robert Robins, Affiliate Professor

Robert Robins, Senior Affiliate Professor

Adventure Tourism | Food Production & Kitchen Management | Geotourism | Hospitality Facilities Management | Introduction to Food & Beverage Management

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A. Scott Rood, Assistant Professor and Assistant Department Chair

A. Scott Rood, Assistant Professor and Assistant Department Chair

Hospitality Management (Capstone) | Tourism & Recreation Management

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Michael Scantlebury, Associate Professor

Michael Scantlebury, Associate Professor

Hospitality and Tourism Research | Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism

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Mike Sciarini, Professor and Department Chair

Mike Sciarini, Professor and Department Chair

Advanced Lodging Management | Introduction to Lodging Management

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Sarah Sharpe, Adjunct Faculty

Sarah Sharpe, Adjunct Faculty

Convention Sales & Service

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Lisa Sission, Assistant Professor

Lisa Sisson, Assistant Professor

Hospitality Information Analysis | Hospitality Management (Capstone)

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Amanda Stansbie, Internship Coordinator

Amanda Stansbie, Internship Coordinator

Field Experience I | Field Experience II | Senior Internship

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Victoria Stubbs, Department Secretary

Victoria Stubbs, Department Secretary

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Lorie Tuma, Assistant Professor

Lorie Tuma, Assistant Professor

Festival & Special Event Management | Fundamentals of Recreation & Leisure Programming | Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism | Introduction to Meeting & Event Management

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Scott Vanderaa, Adjunct Faculty

Scott Vanderaa, Adjunct Faculty

HTM 213 - Introduction to Food & Beverage Management

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Ben Van Doren

Ben Van Doren, Adjunct Faculty

Introduction to Food & Beverage Management

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Megan Wacker, Adjunct Faculty

Megan Wacker, Adjunct Faculty

Field Preparation

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Gail Zemmol, Affiliate Professor

Gail Zemmol, Affiliate Professor

Festival & Special Event Management | Human Resource Management | Introduction to Meeting & Event Management

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Duane Zuber, Visiting Professor

Duane Zuber, Visiting Professor

Advanced Lodging Management | Hospitality Information Analysis | Introduction to Lodging Management

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