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Meet Our Highly Experienced Leadership Team

Quorum's success stems from a solid foundation of leadership and management professionals-a group of industry experts committed to driving the best hotel performance and delivering exceptional results. At the helm is a senior leadership team comprised of over 20 seasoned professionals with more than three centuries combined of distinct experience in the hospitality industry, dedicated to getting our clients the best results.
 
Our leadership team has established, nurtured, and sustained some of the strongest relationships in the industry, building personal and professional networks of satisfied clients and trusted partners across North America. Our expertise spans every hotel asset management discipline, including property operations, sales and marketing, revenue management, human resources, IT and reporting systems, finance, and renovation and construction.
Tony Farris
Tony Farris
Chairman / CEO & Principal
Tony Farris
Chairman / CEO & Principal
Phone: 972-458-7265
Mr. Farris is responsible for the overall direction of the company. In 1987 he formed a partnership with the Rank Group Plc, which resulted in the creation of Rank Hotels North America. The company was renamed Quorum Hotels & Resorts in November 1994. Farris previously has held positions as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the American Hotel & Motel Association (AH&MA) Educational Institute and the AH&LA Educational Foundation, chairman of the board of the American Hotel Foundation, co-chairman of the AH&MA's selection committee of financial management and the audit committee of the AH&MA. A graduate of the University of Texas system and is a Certified Hotel Administrator as well as a CPA.
Favorites:
  • Place to Golf Lakewood Country Club
  • Place to Visit Tampa, Florida
  • Hotel / Resort The Dorchester, London
Ted Mosley
Ted Mosley
President / COO & Principal
Ted Mosley
President / COO & Principal
Phone: 972-458-7265
Mr. Mosley serves as President and Chief Operating Officer of the company. He is a founding member and is primarily responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company's hotels and supervision of the Corporate Operations Group. A Certified Hotel Administrator, Mosley is an active member of the American Hotel & Motel Association and the Dallas Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the advisory board of the Florida State University School of Hotel & Restaurant Management. Mosley graduated from Florida State University with a double major in Hotel & Restaurant Management and Marketing Management.
Favorites:
  • Place to Golf: Royal Oaks Country Club, Dallas, TX
  • Place to Visit: San Francisco, CA
  • Hotel / Resort: The Brown Palace Hotel & Spa, Denver, CO
Drew McCarney
Drew McCarney
EVP Development & Principal
Drew McCarney
EVP Development & Principal
Phone: 972-458-7265
Mr. McCarney is a founding member of the company and is responsible for overseeing acquisition activities, joint venture formation, project development and business development. Prior to joining Quorum, McCarney served as Vice President at Metro Hotels. McCarney has served on the Board of Directors of the Council of Hawaii Hotels and the advisory committee in the School of Administration at Golden Gate University in San Francisco. McCarney is a graduate of Bellarmine University in Louisville, KY.
Favorites:
  • Place to Golf: Spyglass Golf Course, Pebble Beach, CA
  • Place to Visit: San Francisco, CA
  • Hotel / Resort: The Halekulani, Honolulu
Rob Drawbridge
Rob Drawbridge
EVP Asset Management & Principal
Rob Drawbridge
EVP Asset Management & Principal
Phone: 972-458-7265
Mr. Drawbridge is a founding member of Quorum and currently serves as Executive Vice President of Asset Management. He is primarily responsible for the day-to-day oversight of Quorum's asset management division. From 1991 to 1997, Drawbridge served as Vice President of Resort Operations of the company's Kingston Plantation Resort in Myrtle Beach, SC; and from 1987 to 1991, he directed the company's food and beverage operations. Drawbridge is an alumnus of Vanderbilt University, where he received his BBA in Economics.
Favorites:
  • Place to Golf: The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island
  • Place to Visit: San Francisco, CA
  • Hotel / Resort: The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island
Jean Hungerford
Jean Hungerford
SVP Operations
Jean Hungerford
SVP Operations
Phone: 972-778-9660
Ms. Hungerford Joined Quorum In 1987 With An Extensive Background In Rooms Division And Revenue Management. She Is Responsible For The Oversight And Leadership Of Quorum'S Select Service Platform Including Supervision Of Central Services Staff And Hotel General Managers. Before Joining Quorum, Hungerford Was General Manager At The Embassy Suites In Austin, Texas And Tampa, Florida. She Began Her Management Career As The Reservations Manager Of The Hyatt Regency Kansas City, Missouri.
Favorites:
  • Spa: Spa Montage, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Place to Visit: Big Sur, CA
  • Hotel / Resort: The Sanctuary at Kiwah Island, South Carolina
Rex Stewart
Rex Stewart
Chief Financial Officer
Rex Stewart
Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 972-458-7265
Mr. Stewart assumed his duties as Quorum's Chief Financial Officer in February 2006. Prior to joining the company, he served as an investor and Chief Financial Officer of Sonny Bryan's, a Dallas-based, 14-unit chain restaurant company, and as EVP and Chief Financial Officer of Patriot American Hospitality (PAH) from 1995 to 1998. During his tenure, Stewart helped establish and expand PAH's accounting and financial reporting systems as the company rapidly grew from its IPO stage to comprise over 200 owned and managed hotels before being acquired through merger of Wyndham Hotel Company. He is a CPA and an MBA in Finance from the University of Southern California and a BBA from Texas A&M University.
Favorites:
  • Place to Golf: Shady Canyon, Irvine, CA
  • Place to Visit: New Orleans, LA
  • Hotel / Resort: The Boulders, Carefree, AZ
Pam MacRae
Pam MacRae
VP Human Resources
Pam MacRae
VP Human Resources
Phone: 972-778-9609
Ms. MacRae joined the company upon its formation in 1987 and is currently responsible for the oversight of its human resources division including: recruitment, labor relations, legal compliance, benefit management and training. MacRae began her tenure with Quorum as Manager of Administrative Services aiding in the original development of the company's human resources function. She later served as Director of Human Resources at Quorum's Pan American Ocean Resort, successfully establishing the HR function for that hotel. MacRae previously served as Director of Human Resources for Stonebridge Ranch, a 6,000-acre, Mobil Land Development community with 300 employees in McKinney, Texas.
Favorites:
  • Spa: Rancho La Puerta Tecate, Baja California, Mexico
  • Place to Visit: French Riviera
  • Hotel / Resort: Four Seasons Resort at Aviara, Carlsbad, CA
Walter Peseski
Walter Peseski
VP Development
Walter Peseski
VP Development
Phone: 972-458-7265
Mr. Peseski joined the company in September 2012 and since May 2014 has been responsible for assisting in all facets of the company's acquisition and business development activities. Prior to this he served as Senior Real Estate Analyst, responsible for the financial analysis and reporting related to existing investments and proposed acquisitions/joint ventures. Prior to Quorum, Mr. Peseski worked with Virgin Hotels' senior team to establish brand standards in anticipation of future expansion. He has also held management positions for companies including The Walt Disney Company, Hilton Worldwide, and Interstate Hotels & Resorts. A native of New Jersey, Walter has a Master's Degree in Hotel Finance from New York University and BBA from Wilkes University.
Melissa Stillwell
Melissa Stillwell
VP Revenue Management
Melissa Stillwell
VP Revenue Management
Phone: 972-458-7265
Ms. Stillwell joined Quorum in 1999 from the Parkway Plaza Hotel in Casper Wyoming. Her extensive background in front office operations enabled her to design and develop a comprehensive revenue management practice for the company. She is responsible for all revenue management programs for Quorum including: day to day revenue decisions, rate management, training of all Revenue Directors and staff, Reservations oversight, and the analysis of all Smith Travel Research & Hotelligence data.
Lindsey Holder
Lindsey Holder
Regional Director of Operations - Select Service Division
Lindsey Holder
Regional Director of Operations - Select Service Division
Phone: 972-458-7265
Ms. Holder joined Quorum in 2015 bringing over a decade of experience in hotel operations. Since 2017 she has served as Regional Director of Operations with multi-unit oversight of select service assets. She is responsible for the overall operations, revenue and profitability of her teams. Previously she held the position of General Manager at multiple Quorum properties. Ms. Holder started her career as a Guest Service Representative and has had a wealth of experience over the years working with top hospitality management companies prior to joining Quorum. Ms. Holder is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Texas Tech University where she studied Organizational Leadership, Human Resource Management, and Financial
Debbi Piner
Debbi Piner
Executive Member
Debbi Piner
Executive Member
Ms. Piner joined the Company in 2005 as Director, Corporate Business Travel Sales. Her extensive experience in Business Travel Sales has enabled her to create, cultivate, and maintain strategic relationships with key clients while understanding the value of true partnership. Ms. Piner has served as a liaison with the DFW Area Tourism Council and continues to participate in membership of the local chapter of GBTA - Global Business Travel Association. Prior to Quorum, she worked as a member of the Hilton Dallas Cluster Sales Team representing several owned and managed Hilton Hotels in the Dallas - Fort Worth Market. She also served as the Business Travel Sales Manager at the Hilton Arlington. Ms. Piner graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelors in Business.
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