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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!

Judy Karaky
General Manager
The Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center


Lyndsey Greenland
General Manager
Rolling Rails Lodge


Mike H.

Lucas Hackney
Culinary Arts Student
Central PA Institute of Science and Technology


Mike H.

Megan Marcaurelle-Jones
The Republic


Brian Adair
Zeno's Pub


Ellen Braun
Chumley's Bar


Mike H.

Greg Franklin
Re Farm Cafe


Kristina Goldhorn
The Corner Room


Becky Burger
General Manager
Allen Street Grill



Adian Turnage-Barney
Axemann Brewery



Tory Glossner
Executive Chef
Pine Grove Hall



Fritz Smith
President & CEO
The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau


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



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



Ruth Hartman
Banquet Manager
Ramada Inn



Keriann Smith
Director of Sales
Sleep Inn / Comfort Inn


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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