HRTM Student Spotlights

Kristin Harvey is from Chicago, Illinois. She is a senior in the Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management Program. Her career interest is restaurants and culinary arts. This past summer Kristin worked as a manager at The Metropolitan restaurant located at the Borgata Resort & Spa in Atlantic City. Along spending the summer living one block from the beach Kristin experience the day to day management operations of a full service restaurant.

Ricardo Williams is from Washington, DC. He is a senior in the Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management Program. His career interest is to become a Regional Manager for a large hotel chain. Ricardo worked at the Staybridge Suites hotel located in Malvern, Pa and the Mesa Fresh Restaurant in King of Prussia, PA.

Eric Parker is originally from Philadelphia, PA. Although he received several management level offers upon graduation he decided to attend Villanova Law School on a full academic scholarship. Not only was Eric one of the valedictorians of the class of 2011 his career focus will be corporate and hospitality law in which he plans to work for a major hotel chain upon graduation.

Quiara Aurielle Dotson is from Salisbury, MD and is a senior in the Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management department. Her career interests are event planning, hotels and tourism management. Quiara spent her summer working at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort and Spa in Cambridge, MD. She also attended the NABHOOD conference in Miami, FL.

Latrina Johnson was born in Philadelphia, PA. She is a senior in the Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management department. Her career interest is marketing, product research, and hotel operations. Latrina spent her summer working at the Fornelletto and Roma both located inside the Borgata Resort & Spa in Atlantic City, NJ.