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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 36 countries on 6 continents
  • Special Talent: Frequent Flier 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 Matovich - National Sales Manager, Midwest

  • Years in Hospitality: 12
  • Graduated from: Kent State University
  • Favorite Sports Team: Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Indians & Cleveland Browns
  • Enjoys: Exploring, trying new food, live music, the Spa at La Costa, and attempting to pet every dog I see

jamie swanson
Jamie Swanson - National Sales Manager, Southeast

  • Years in Hospitality: 10
  • Graduated from: California State University, San Marcos
  • Special Talent: Baking! Cupcakes are my specialty
  • Favorite Sports Teams: Anaheim Ducks & 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: 11
  • Grew up in: Northern California (Chico / Sacramento)
  • Favorite Sports Team: San Francisco Giants
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family, live music, baseball games and reading

Clare Luscinskas - Sales Manager

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

Jed Arrogante - Sales Manager

  • Years in Hospitality: 15
  • Graduated from: Columbia College Chicago 
  • Hobbies: Promoting laughter throughout the world
  • Pets: Five Buff Orpingtons

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

Megan Downs - Business Travel Sales Coordinator

  • Years in Hospitality: 11
  • Graduated From: Arizona State University
  • Enjoys: Hiking, biking, wine tasting, beach and running
  • Special Talent: My talent is making others laugh