About Us

Who We Are

The Alamo Area Hospitality Association is an independent, not-for-profit association committed to ensuring the success and best practices of the tourism and hospitality industry. The Alamo Area Hospitality Association is a registered 501c(6) tax-exempt association. A volunteer board represents the association and acts as a conduit to our members.

Our Mission

Working alongside our hospitality partners to communicate the impact of the hospitality and tourism industry and encouraging the high standards of professional conduct among all people engaged in the hospitality industry.

AAHA By-laws

Click here to view our current by-laws.

Past Leaders

2020 Rebecca Mockerman
2019 Chris Koval
2018 Nicole Juel Sanchez
2017 Rudy Saenz
2016 Kimberly Straughan
2015 Karen Bippert
2014 David Uminski
2013 Jo Cox
2012 Michelle Moon
2011 Amy Sanchez
2010 Jennifer Clauser
2009 Tirey Thomas
2008 Nancy Resendez-Battram
2007 Penny Herring
2006 Nancy Kilpo
2005 Jo Cox
2004 Dee Rullo
2003 Kurt Krivka
2002 Lydia Fischer
2001 Marilyn Ortiz de Simone
2000 Tom Duff
1999 Dorah Putney
1998 Nancy Kilpo
1997 Edward Leos
1996 Edward Leos
1995 Edward Leos

 

Adesuwa Elaiho

Adesuwa Elaiho

2021 President

Owner, Luxe Appel

Vacant

Vacant

Vice President

Rebecca Mockerman

Rebecca Mockerman

Past President

Event Rental Coordinator, Great Events & Rentals

Whitney Pitts

Whitney Pitts

Treasurer

Sales & Events Manager
Howl at the Moon

Desiree Lancharic

Desiree Lancharic

Programs & Student Membership

Sales Associate, Go City Wide

Kim Kuykendall

Kim Kuykendall

Membership

Community Relations, Daisy Charters & Shuttles

Ruben Vasquez

Ruben Vasquez

Newsletter Director

Operations and Marketing Manager, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! San Antonio

Ryan Martin

Ryan Martin

Fundraising

Sales Director-The Rustic, Bowl & Barrel, The General Public @ The Rim

Karen Mollo

Karen Mollo

Community Outreach

Commercial Sanitation Specialist-Tiger Sanitation

Sabrina Richter

Sabrina Richter

Social Media & Website

Lifestyle Director at CCMC

Robert Felder

Robert Felder

Fishbowl Director

Vacant

Vacant

Historian

Vacant

Vacant

Registration

Nicole Juel Sanchez

Nicole Juel Sanchez

Advisory

AJR Media Group

David Uminski

David Uminski

Advisory

St. Phillips College

Loren Reyes

Loren Reyes

Advisor

Ancira Nissan

Jo Cox

Jo Cox

Senior Advisor

Sharon Aguillen

Sharon Aguillen

SAVA Liaison

President & CEO SAVA
www.savisitoralliance.com