The Team

South

Doug Rollins Regional Vice President  at ALHI

Doug Rollins

Regional Vice President

Doug oversees ALHI's South Region with offices in Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Austin and Orlando.  During his 30 years in the hospitality industry, Doug has led sales and marketing initiatives throughout North America, the UK and Australia. He holds a bachelor's degree in hospitality management from Illinois State University and earned the Events Industry Council's CMP designation in 1994.

Victoria Hettleman Senior Vice President, Sales  at ALHI

Victoria Hettleman

Senior Vice President, Sales

Vicky joined Associated Luxury Hotels in 1996, opening the New York Global Sales Office before being  promoted to Northeast regional vice president of sales and then to senior VP of sales. Vicky is a recognized sales leader in the hospitality industry and was honored as the ALHI Sales Executive of the Year in 2014. She led the ALHI Sales Team of the Year and has earned multiple President's Awards. Since its inception in 2005, Vicky has chaired ALHI's Executive Women in Leadership forum, a conference designed exclusively for women leaders in the events and meetings industry.

 

Kathleen Eddy Vice President at ALHI at ALHI

Kathleen Eddy

Vice President

Kathleen is a leader in the meetings and events industry, serving the Georgia and Alabama marketplace for ALHI. She was awarded ALHI’s Sales Executive of the Year Award in 2015 and 2017 and is an active member in the GSAE and SITE Southeast. Kathleen, who studied business administration at Central Michigan University, has more than 25 years experience in the hospitality industry including several years with Delta Air Lines.

Kyle Lourie Director of Global Sales at ALHI

Kyle Lourie

Director of Global Sales

Kyle has been with ALHI since 2006 and has won numerous President's Awards and is also a past recepient of the Sales Executive of the Year Award. Kyle has served on different industry committees with regional  MPI and SITE chapters and is a member of the South Florida MPI Chapter. Kyle is a graduate of the College of Charleston and lives in Roswell, Georgia, with his wife and two daughters.

 

Lauren Hammond  Director of Global Sales  at ALHI

Lauren Hammond

Director of Global Sales

Lauren has more than 30 years experience in the hospitality industry. She joined ALHI in 2011 after 13 years with Marriott and eight years with Loews Hotels, during which she was part of the opening team for Loews Atlanta. She has been involved with SITE Southeast and MPI in Atlanta and Tennessee. Her market includes Georgia, Tennessee and parts of North Carolina

Staci Currie Director of Global Sales at ALHI

Staci Currie

Director of Global Sales

Staci brings over 25 years of hospitality industry experience to her role with ALHI. She is a member of the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence and Meeting Professionals International. Staci has earned the Events Industry Council Certified Meeting Professional designation and the Cvent Supplier Network Certification.

Divya Saighal Director of Global Sales at ALHI

Divya Saighal

Director of Global Sales

Divya has been with ALHI for two years as a Director of Global Sales. She participates in the Texas Hill Country Chapter of MPI as well as TSAE. She is highly skilled at client relationships, acquisition of new accounts and maintenance of existing accounts through providing excellent customer service.

 

Kerri Matthews, CIS Director of Global Sales at ALHI

Kerri Matthews, CIS

Director of Global Sales

Kerri has held senior level sales positions in the hospitality industry for over 25 years, including with the Hilton Anatole and Gaylord Texan convention hotels and luxury resorts at La Cantera in San Antonio and Grand Wailea Waldorf Astoria-Maui. Kerri joined ALHI in 2020 and works with clients in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. She passionately serves the industry with her involvement in SITE Texas, MPI and DFWAE.

Adriana Barajas Global Sales Associate at ALHI

Adriana Barajas

Global Sales Associate

Adriana joined ALHI in 2017 and is based in Boca Raton, Florida. She is a direct partner to Senior VP of Sales Vicky Hettleman. Adriana graduated from The Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute with a hospitality management degree. She has more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry and has worked in hotels across Mexico and the United States in various roles, including sales and conventions.

 

Cherie Miller Global Sales Associate  at ALHI

Cherie Miller

Global Sales Associate

Cherie joined ALHI in January 2019 as a global sales associate, supporting regional VP Doug Rollins and Director of Global Sales Kerri Matthews. Cherie brings 20 years of hospitality industry experience to ALHI including serving 13 years as senior convention services manager at Chateau Elan Winery & Resort in Georgia and four years managing convention services at Sheraton Atlanta Hotel.

 

Jessica Philip Global Sales Associate at ALHI

Jessica Philip

Global Sales Associate

Jessica has 15 years experience in the hospitality industry including working at Wyndham Orlando Resort. She joined  ALHI in 2014. She graduated from the University of Central Florida/Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Sarah Washio Global Sales Associate at ALHI

Sarah Washio

Global Sales Associate

Sarah joined ALHI in 2017 as sales support for Lauren Hammond and Kyle Lourie. She graduated from UCF's Rosen College of Hospitality Management with degrees in event management and hospitality management. Sarah has over 10 years experience in hospitality including working in conventions and events at Walt Disney World and working in sales at Rosen Hotels & Resorts.

Adriana Barajas Global Sales Associate at ALHI

Yolanda West

Global Sales Associate

Yolanda calls Orlando, Florida home.  She joined ALHI in 2016.  Yolanda currently supports Staci Currie and Divya Saighal.  She has over 20 years of hospitality industry experience working in hotels across the United States.  She is energetic, enthusiastic and a strong believer in loving what you do.  She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and daughters.