Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association Serving the industry since 1979

WIL Council 2020


Diane Gandy NHLA, President President
Jaime Miranda Venetian/Palazzo, Vice President Hotel Operations, Luxury Services Chairperson
Chris Breed Soleil Management, VP Hotel Operations Vice Chairperson
Shannon McCallum Aria and Vdara, V.P. of Hotel Operations Founding Member
Mary Ann Burns Orleans/Boyd Gaming, VP of Hotel Ops Founding Member
Toni Repetti UNLV, Professor Founding Member
Ronna Timpa Workplace ESL Solutions, Owner Founding Member
Carolyn Kelly-Shelton TISOH, Instructor Member
Michele Kline Soleil Management, Area General Manager Member
Nicole Marshall Soleil Management, Area GM (Philanthropy chair) Member
Barbara Nieto Tropicana, Manager – Room Res/Group Services Member


WIL Committees 2020


Mentor Dr. Toni Repetti, UNLV
Mary Ann Burns, Boyd Group
Pooneh Melton, Aria
Michele Kline, Soleil Management
Carolyn Kelly-Shelton, Instructor
Diane Gandy, NHLA
Lynn Gray, Standard Textile
Karina Day


Philanthropy Nicole Marshall, Siegel Group
Jamie Miranda, Venetian/Palazzo
Akita McCulloch, Vegas PBS
Kimberly Phillips, PSAV
Katrin Ivanhoff, MGM Resorts
Kim Key, Vdara
Arlene Bautista, Tahiti Village
Diane Gandy, NHLA


Ambassador Barbara Nieto, Tropicana Chairperson

We welcome new committee members at any time. Contact Diane Gandy if interested.