Shannon Rinella

Shannon Rinella

In a career that has taken her from the front desks of Walt Disney World to the headquarters of the world’s favorite travel company, Prior to joining Marriott, Shannon spent 15 years in hospitality operations, consulting, and training with Interstate Hotels and Resorts, LRA by Deloitte, and the Walt Disney Company. Beyond Marriott, Shannon is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University’s Masters in Global Hospitality Leadership program and serves on the American Hotel and Lodging Association’s Education Certification and Advisory Committee. She has also served as a contributor to HotelExecutive.com and Lodging and Hospitality magazine. Shannon is a graduate of Duke University and earned her MBA from Villanova University.