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Happy Valley Hospitality


Happy Valley Hospitality workers and logo

As frontline ambassadors for our beautiful Happy Valley, PA, hospitality industry workers are committed to providing residents and visitors alike with the best possible lodging, dining and entertainment experiences. Whatever their role, these men and women take pride in providing quality service, and have one collective goal in mind: make customers and patrons feel like treasured friends!

Remember that when you visit a favorite Happy Valley dining spot, attend an event or performance, sip a local craft beverage or stay in one of our hotels or bed and breakfasts, there is a team of talented, dedicated employees working hard behind the scenes to provide you with great memories of your time in Happy Valley, PA.

We invite you to get to know some of our amazing profiles in hospitality, and discover why providing first-rate Happy Valley Hospitality to you matters to us!

Mike H.

Hunter Porcano
Brewer Assistant
Antifragile Brewery


Joe Belle
Clean Team
Downtown State College Improvement District

Mike H.

Michael Houser
Guest Relations Manager
Sleep Inn / Comfort Inn


Tiffany Wren
Sales Manager
Hyatt Place


Tory Glossner
Executive Chef
Pine Grove Hall


Adian Turnage-Barney
Axemann Brewery


Kate Kenealy
Social Media Manager
Big Spring Spirits

Mike S.

Mike Szczesny
Executive Director of Sales
HFL Hotels


Lucy Rogers
Tasting Room Manager
Big Spring Spirits

Mike (MO)

Mike Olmstead
Axemann Brewery


Dave Gerdes
Vice President, Sales and Marketing
The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau

Mike H.

Megan Marcaurelle-Jones
The Republic


Ruth Hartman
Banquet Manager
Ramada Inn


Keriann Smith
Director of Sales
Sleep Inn / Comfort Inn

Mike H.

Biannca Poulson
Culinary Student
State College Area High School


Zach Lorber
Culinary Instructor
State College Area High School

Read more about their hospitality journeys at

Are you a Happy Valley hospitality employee who wants to share your story? Have you visited Happy Valley and received exceptional service? The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau wants to hear from you. Email

Media Release detailing Happy Valley Hospitality Awards