Eta Sigma Delta: International Hospitality Management Society UGA Chapter

Officers and Members


Hey! My name is Camryn Lopusnak, and I'm from Canton, GA! I will be graduating from UGA in Spring 2022 with a degree in Hospitality and Food Industry Management, a minor in Consumer Economics, and certificates in Sustainability and Entrepreneurship.

After graduation, I am interested in working in corporate hospitality or working towards owning my own entertainment tourism venue. Through my opportunities and coursework in this program, I have been able to further my skill set and develop a network of professional support and mentors. I firmly believe that this industry cultivates the best memories, and I can't wait to continue working in this field.

In my spare time, I enjoy going to Ramsey, eating sushi from Utage, or drinking the caramelo from Jittery Joes!

   

My name is Natalie Ellison, and I am originally from Saratov, Russia, but have lived in Tyrone, Georgia for most of my life. My goal is to graduate from UGA with a degree in Hospitality Food industry Management in the Spring of 2022.


After receiving my degree, I am interested in becoming a Chick-fil-A Operator or continuing my cottage baking business called Natalie’s Baked Goods. Through running my baking business I have learned how to create long lasting connections with my community. I firmly believe that a business truly focused on the community it is in can better the surrounding area.

In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, watersports, and traveling. I love movies and binge watching crime shows.

Hello, my name is Wyatt MacKenzie Gray, but I go by Mac. I am from Johns Creek, Georgia, and my goal is to graduate from UGA with a degree in Hospitality Food industry Management in the Spring of 2022.

After graduation, I am interested in progressing professionally in the hospitality field, specifically, in the hotel, or private club, management sector. Through my internship with the Georgia Center at UGA, I have been provided with much knowledge into hotel operations along with learning about how their food and beverage operates. In addition, I plan on accepting an internship with the Atlanta Athletic Club this summer to increase my knowledge in private club management. Here, I will shadow the Director of Food and Beverage, Christian Peters, to learn everything he has to offer about the business.

In my free time, I enjoy working out to strengthen my body and being in the outdoors. I am also an Eagle Scout.

My name is Connor Logan. I was born in New Jersey but have spent most of my live in McDonough, Georgia. I will be graduating from UGA with a degree in Hospitality Food industry Management in Fall 2021.

 
Upon graduation, I aspire to work in management of an upscale hotel or a country club. By the end of this summer, I will have interned with two hotels and have had a year of experience working in a private club. I have an affinity for bartending and serving in general. I love working with people and have a passion for resolving problems.
 
Outside of the classroom and work settings, I enjoy hiking, skateboarding, playing the banjo, and traveling as frequently as I can.
 

My name is Lily Gerrell, a third year student from Gainesville, Georgia majoring in Hospitality and Food Industry Management. I am planning to graduate from the University of Georgia in May of 2022. I am hoping to pursue a career as an event planner.

Over the years, I have gained experience through being a part of many organizations where I was able to grow my passion for planning events. I have learned a lot and hope to continue that through internship opportunities.

In my spare time I love watching movies, playing card games, going on walks with my friends, and playing ultimate frisbee. I am a huge college football fan and come from a very competitive family!

Hi everyone! My name is Isabel Burr and I am from Richmond, Virginia. I am majoring in Hospitality and Food Industry Management and minoring in General Business. I plan to graduate in May 2022 and hope to start a career in meetings and event planning.


My personal mission in life is to keep learning and keep improving; I hope to always remain curious and never stop asking questions! Through my classes and internships at UGA, I have gained management, marketing, and customer service skills. In the past year, I have realized just how important it is to celebrate all the milestones (small or large) with the people who helped get you there.

In my spare time I love to go paddleboarding and playing with my dog Willaby, which sometimes happens together when my 70-pound German Shepherd Border Collie mix hops on with me!

My name is Julia Fabian, and I am from Roswell, Georgia. I will be graduating from the University of Georgia with a degree in Hospitality Management in December 2021. I hope to pursue a career with event agencies and corporate hospitality. From working in management positions and through my experiences at UGA, I have learned the importance of effective leadership, time management and hard work. I am passionate about the connections created in the world of hospitality and the benefits it brings in any community.

   

   

   

My name is Kimberly Dolan and I am originally from Tiger, Georgia. I intend on graduating May 2022 from UGA with a degree in Hospitality and Food Industry Management.

My career goal is to be working as an event coordinator, either as my own business, or with hotels and corporations. Working with various internships I have gained some hands-on experience that I am ready to apply upon graduation. I also have a goal of returning to UGA in a couple years to pursue a Master’s in Marketing.

In my spare time I enjoy going on walks and gardening! My skill set includes leadership, decision making, teamwork, and of course having a green thumb!

     

My name is Veronica Feldman! I am originally from Birmingham, Alabama, but grew up in Grayson, Georgia. My goal is to graduate from UGA with a degree in Hospitality and Food Industry Management in the Summer of 2022.


After graduation, my long-term career goal is to one day own my own floral and event planning firm. Through my class courses, internships, and general experience here at UGA I have come to realize the heart of all things hospitality is creating a long-lasting experience and memory for all involved. I have been very blessed to have the opportunity to experience many sides of the hospitality industry, from food and beverage, to hotel and resort, to nonprofit, to event planning, etc. The possibilities are endless, and I can’t wait to experience this industry even more!

In my free time, I really enjoy traveling, spending time with my family and friends, and cycling.

My name is Tyler Grace Hunt. I am from Atlanta, Georgia. My goal is to graduate from the University of Georgia in the Spring of 2022 with a degree in Hospitality and Food Industry Management.

After graduation I plan to work at a resort on the Walt Disney World property. I know life is short, often too short, and we need do our best to make the most of today. I will use the skills and knowledge I have gained during my time at the University of Georgia, in the classrooms and through internships, to help families create lasting memories.

In my free time, I enjoy hiking with my family, reading, and singing in my church choir.