December 14, 2011 – Kathryn F. Muncil, CEO of Fort William Henry Corp. in Lake George, New York, was recently elected Secretary/Treasurer of the New York State Hospitality & Tourism Association’s (NYSH&TA) Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2012.
“I am happy to work with NYSH&TA for the legislative and educational support it offers to the industry,” said Muncil. “NYSH&TA is helping hotels and tourism organizations hold steady and thrive so we are ready when the economy does turn around.”
Muncil has worked at Fort William Henry Corp., a multi-faceted tourism operation which owns independent hotels and the Fort William Henry Museum, for 18 years. She currently serves the Association as a member of its Finance & Audit Committee and its Publication & Marketing Action Committee.
“The Association is looking forward to working with Ms. Muncil as she brings a great deal of real-life experience to the officer position,” said Jan Marie Chesterton, NYSH&TA President. “Her passion for the industry will be a great addition to our Association’s leadership.”
In addition to her work in the hospitality and tourism industry, Muncil serves on the Boards of Directors of the Capital District YMCA’s Camp Chingachgook on Lake George and the French and Indian War Society.
2012 Officers include Chairman Cynthia D. Hollowood, CHA, General Manager of the Holiday Inn – Saratoga Springs; and Vice Chairman John C. Tsunis, Chairman/CEO of Long Island Hotels LLC in Islandia, NY. These hoteliers are led by NYSH&TA President Jan Marie Chesterton.