Degrees and Certifications:
Hi! I am Jamie Leverentz and I am orginally from Michigan and recieved my Bachelor of Science Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management with an emphasis in Lodging from Grand Valley State University. I've been in the Hotel industry for over 20 years and have lived in several states from Michigan, Florida, Georgia, Utah and California. Part of my training included a Disney University Degree which I worked at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon 1 of the 3 waterparks Disney owned at the time to complete my Food and Beverage rotation.
I have worked at several properties including Marriott, Intercontinental Hotel Group, to several Boutique properties. I was also a AAA inspector for 10 years in Southern California my terriroty included San Diego, Orange County and Los Angeles, a total road warrior. My bucket list of traveling hasn't even been dented only being to Canada, Mexico and New Zealand for other countries however I'm hoping to be working on this list and welcome all recommendations!
I now reside in Florence with 2 son's who are also in the Florence school district and looking ahead to contributing to the Florence community! I look forward to a productive school year introducing students to the Hospitality Industry where it can take them literally anywhere in the world!