|Michele Sowatskey, Board Member|
Michele has a degree in Business with a concentration in Sales and Marketing. She has worked in the hospitality industry for the past 18 years. Currently she is the Senior Sales Manager with LTD Hospitality Group, LLC. Michele is responsible for the marketing of multiple hotel chains to include Hilton, Marriott and Starwood properties for the SE region of VA. She specializes in Corporate, Association and Government conference planning and execution.
In her tenure as a marketing specialist she has negotiated contractual agreements with organizations such as; Dayton Bombers Hockey, WSU, youth baseball and soccer traveling teams, state and federal government entities and large corporations.
Prior to working with LTD Hospitality Group, Michele held positions with Southwest Airlines, CI Travel, Tharaldson Enterprises, Winegardner Hammons and John Q. Hammons Hotel Management, LLC.
Born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA, Michele and her husband Mike, a USAF MSgt and their 2 daughters Chelsea and Brianna now reside in Hampton, VA.