Current position: General Manager, The Westin Edmonton, since 2012
AHLA Board Member since: 2021
Started working in hospitality industry: 1997, as a Front Desk Agent
Education: Masters in Hotel and Food Administration, University of Guelph
Other boards & committees Joumana has served on:
- Edmonton Destination Marketing Hotels Association board (2020-present)
- Hotel Association of Greater Edmonton board (2015-19)
- Edmonton Downtown Business Association board (2013-18)
- Tourism Hamilton, First Vice-President, 2007-08
Why Joumana wanted to join the AHLA Board:
I have always appreciated the work the AHLA has done for our hotels, especially in the last year with the difficulties our industry faced with COVID. I would be honoured to be on the board of the AHLA, bringing a strategic, new perspective to this important role as we chart the course of recovery for our industry.
Fun Fact about Joumana:
I participated in the Ride to Conquer Cancer from Toronto to Niagara Falls two years in a row.