About Stay Pleasant Hill
We are the official travel and tourism resource for Pleasant Hill, CA.
President & CEO
With over 30 years in the hospitality industry, Patricia brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership experience to her new role. Patricia is most proud of her work on Marriott’s first ever diversity council and continues to be a champion for diversity, equity and inclusion in every role she has. She is known for building strong community relationships in her work with several Chamber of Commerce’s, CVB’s and Rotary Clubs. We are excited to have Patricia lead the team at The Stay Pleasant Hill.
Director of Sales & Marketing
A multi-lingual result-driven, hands-on senior global Sales and Marketing executive with strong analytical, financial acumen, communications and leadership skills with the ability to engage and influence at all levels with extensive experience working in Europe & UK and Ireland, the USA, Asia, Middle East and Africa. Viola is excited to represent Stay Pleasant Hill at the center of everything in the East Bay!
Ciara Ursos joined Stay Pleasant Hill as Sales Manager in 2022. She knew the meetings industry was her home during her time as Vice President of Philanthropy for her sorority. There, she organized multiple events where her sorority collaborated with other multicultural events to expand their network among UC Santa Cruz’s student body, resulting in Ciara building a brand and community among UC Santa Cruz’s Greek organizations. After graduating in 2021, she dove into destination management with her desire in sharing her destination’s story and bringing people together. Ciara is a travel enthusiast and loves networking within the meetings industry. She is excited to represent Stay Pleasant Hill build the city’s travel trade and meeting presence.
- Chairman - Amanda Hyun - Director of Sales & Marketing, Hyatt House
- Secretary/Treasurer - Tracie Collins - GM, Residence Inn by Marriott
- Board Member - TBD, Sonesta Select
- Board Member - TBD, Homewood Suites by Hilton
- Board Member - Tony Patel - Owner, Pleasant Hill Inn
- Board Member - Zach Seal - Economic Development Mgr, City of Pleasant Hill
- Board Member - Jeremy Carlson - Executive Director, Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce
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