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The CSU Hospitality Management Program Leaders Committee is includes leading hospitality educators at the following CSU campuses:


East Bay



Long Beach

Monterey Bay




San Diego

San Francisco

San José

San Luis Obispo



If you would like to discuss employment opportunities for our graduates or students, internships, scholarship support, or research projects, please contact the CSU program nearest you.

CSU Chico

Dr. Chang Lee
Professor, Recreation Administration

400 West First Street
Chico, California 95929
(530) 898-6016

Dr. Thomas Padrod

CSU East Bay

Dr. Thomas C. Padron
Program Coordinator & Assistant Professor, Department of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism

25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard AE 373A
Hayward, California 94542
(510) 885-4469

Dr. Michael Mahoney

CSU Fresno

Dr. Michael Mahoney
Assistant Professor, Recreation Administration

5310 North Campus Drive.
Fresno, California 93740
(559) 278-5263

Dr. Ellen Kim

CSU Fullerton

Dr. Ellen Kim
Assistant Professor, Entertainment and Tourism Management
Mihaylo College of Business and Economics

800 N. State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92831
(657) 278-8296

Dr. Lee Blecher

CSU Long Beach

Dr. Lee Blecher
Director, Hospitality Foodservice and Hotel Management

1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, California 90840-0501
(562) 985-4493

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CSU Monterey Bay

Dr. John Avella
Assistant Professor, Business

100 Campus Center
Seaside, California 93955
(831) 582-3725

Al Wright

CSU Northridge

Dr. Alan Wright
Chair, Recreation and Tourism Management

18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, California 91330
(818) 677-7601

Dr. Lea. R Dopson

Cal Poly, Pomona

Dr. Lea. R Dopson
Dean and James. A Collins Distinguished Chair, The Collins College of Hospitality Management

3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, California 91768
(909) 869-2269

Dr. Anthony Sheppard

Sacramento State University

Dr. Anthony Sheppard
Professor, Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration

6000 J Street
Sacramento, California 95819
(916) 278-2936

Mr. Carl Winston

San Diego State University

Mr. Carl Winston
Director Hospitality and Tourism Management

5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, California 92182
(619) 594-5254

Dr. Colin Johnson

San Francisco State University

Dr. Colin Johnson
Chair, Hospitality Management Department

1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, California 94132
(415) 338-6084

Dr. Yen

San José State University

Dr. Tsu-Hong Yen
Department Chair, Hospitality Management Department

One Washington Square
San José, California 95192
(408) 924-3292

Dr. Bill Hendricks

Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo

Dr. Bill Hendricks
Chair, Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration

California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, California 93407
(805) 756-1246

Ray Johnson

Sonoma State University

Mr. Ray Johnson
Director, Wine Business Program

1801 East Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, California 94928
(707) 664-3071