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Omni La Costa Sales Team

Our team will help you plan from start to finish

Meet our experienced and talented Sales Team who will help enhance your meeting in every way possible.

patsy bock
Patsy Bock - Director of Sales & Marketing

  • Years in Hospitality: 25
  • Graduated from: Loyola Marymount University
  • Enjoys: Hiking, bird watching and singing
  • Favorite things about Omni La Costa: Our associates, gardens and history

john anderson
John Anderson - Director of Sales

  • Years in Hospitality: 20
  • Has lived in: Boston, Hawaii and Los Angeles
  • Graduated from: San Diego State University – Go Aztecs!
  • Favorite Sports Team: Boston Red Sox

ryan buzzard
Ryan Buzzard - Director of National Accounts

  • Years in Hospitality: 20
  • Graduated from: University of Arizona - Go Cats!
  • Enjoys:  Traveling - visited 34 countries on six continents
  • Special Talent: Frequent Flyer Miles “Guru”

kimberly leary
Kimberly Leary - National Sales Manager, Los Angeles, Northern California & Pacific Northwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 23
  • Graduated from: Weber State University
  • Pets: Two cats – Jake and Charlie
  • Enjoys: Hiking with my family

jennifer shriver
Jen Shriver - National Sales Manager, Mid-Atlantic

  • Years in Hospitality: 11
  • Graduated from: Kent State University
  • Pets: White Boxer named Lily
  • Enjoys: Being outdoors, fitness, horseback riding, pizza & wine!

Kara Madovich
Kara Matovich - National Sales Manager, Midwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 10
  • Graduated from: Kent State University
  • Favorite Sports Team: The 2016 NBA World Champions - Cleveland Cavaliers!
  • Enjoys: Spending time with my 7-year-old Pug/Bichon Frise mix, Izzie

jamie swanson
Jamie Swanson - National Sales Manager, Southeast

  • Years in Hospitality: 8
  • Graduated from: California State University, San Marcos
  • Special Talent: Baking! Cupcakes are my specialty.
  • Favorite Sports Teams: Anaheim Ducks and San Diego Gulls

Jennifer Chapman - National Sales Manager, Southern California & Southwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 20
  • Graduated from: SUNY Stony Brook
  • Enjoys: Family, the beach, wine, running & working out
  • Pets: A crazy terrier mix named Vinny

Hannah Duryee, Sales Manager
Hannah Duryee - Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 9
  • Children: An exuberant toddler named Penelope
  • Favorite Sports Team: San Francisco Giants
  • Enjoys: Country music concerts, baseball games, and reading

Jamie Kelly
Jamie Kelly - Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 16 
  • Graduated from: San Diego State University
  • Children: a 4 ½ year old boy going on 13
  • Hobbies: Wine tasting, nap time, and anything by the water or in the snow

Clare Luscinskas - Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 6
  • Graduated from: UMASS Amherst
  • Favorite Sports Team: Patriots
  • Enjoys: Cooking, yoga, beach, hiking, concerts

Amanda Wessel, Travel Industry Sales Manager
Amanda Wessel - Travel Industry Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 25
  • Graduated from: Central Michigan University
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family 
  • Special Talent: I can drive and operate a John Deere Tractor

chris chung
Christopher Chung - Business Travel Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 10
  • Grew up in: New York, NY
  • Hobbies: Cooking, hiking and listening to music
  • Special Talent: Teaching and dancing West Coast Swing