Lab Manager, Golf Teaching and Researching Center (GTRC)
Matt teaches several of the core course in RPTM focusing on recreation management. He also oversees the internship program for the Penn State PGA Golf Management students, and teaching in the player development program.
Dr. Bartlett leads the Penn State Hospitality in Senior Living Initiative, focused on helping Hospitality Management students to discover senior living as a potential career path. He teaches the Hospitality in Senior Living class and conducts research in the field as well.
Responsible for external relations and working with the department administration to develop strategic partnerships and initiatives with the School of Hospitality Management and the hospitality industry.
Prof. Egan has extensive experience managing school nutrition programs. She has taught numerous classes at PSU both in the classroom and online. Ms. Egan has also led SHM programs in Lyon, France and the Catalonia region of Spain.
Constituent Programming and Events Officer
Advisor to Penn State Meetings and Events Club (student chapters of PCMA and MPI)
HHD Staff Advisory Council- SAC
Management of meetings and events and marketing for the School of Hospitality Management and the Penn State Hotel and Restaurant Society. I aim to strategically align event goals with organizational goals and mission.
Mr. Lawson has an academic background in Nutrition and Business Management. His work experience includes various roles within the healthcare industry. Before joining Penn State, he managed healthcare food services as a General Manager with Sodexo.
Professor of Hospitality Management
Director of the Hospitality Real Estate Strategy Group
Professor O’Neill conducts research, outreach and teaching in the areas of real estate, asset management and strategic management in the hotel industry, and serves as director of the Hospitality Real Estate Strategy Group.
Marvin Ashner Director and Associate Professor, School of Hospitality Management
Serving as the Marvin Ashner Director is both a privilege and honor. My role includes leading the faculty, administration, and staff in the success of our School's community of scholars, students, alumni, and industry partners.
George Ruth has extensive experience in both restaurants and hotels in both front and back of the house operations. He teaches a variety of hospitality courses ranging from Introduction to Management in the Hospitality Industry, to Advanced Food Production and Service Managem
Professor of Hospitality Management/Finance
Person in Charge of Undergraduate Programs, SHM
Director, Food Decisions Research Laboratory
Affiliate Faculty, Teaching and Learning with Technology
Affiliate Faculty, Rock Ethics Institute
Editor, ICHRIE Research Reports
Immediate Past President, International CHRIE