DALLAS—Miraj S. Patel, MBA, CHO, CHIA of Houston, Texas, is the new AAHOA Secretary. Patel is the President of the Houston-based Wayside Investment Group.
AAHOA members also elected the following twelve members to the Board of Directors:
Female Director Western Division: Tejal N. Patel, CHIA, CHO
Gulf Regional Director: Vimal Patel
Mid Atlantic Regional Director: Mahendra (MZ) Patel
Mid South Regional Director: Harikrishna (HK) Patel
North Pacific Regional Director: KP Patel
Northeast Regional Director: Sunil (Sunny) Patel CHO, CHIA
South Carolina Regional Director: Fenil Desai
South Central Texas Regional Director: Kiran (Kevin) Patel
Southeast Texas Regional Director: Ailesh Mulji
Southwest Regional Director: Dharmesh Ahir
South Pacific Regional Director: Mike Riverside CHA, CHO
Upper Midwest Regional Director: Mehul (Mike) Patel
“Congratulations to our new AAHOA Secretary and all of our newly elected board members. It is encouraging to see so many members volunteering to serve America’s hotel owners. I look forward to working with new AAHOA Chair Vinay Patel, the board officers, our board of directors, and the entire AAHOA team as we assist the hospitality industry on the road to recovery. AAHOA’s value and resources have never been more apparent as we work tirelessly to reopen our economy and ensure that our communities are prepared to welcome back guests as the nation starts to travel again,” said AAHOA Interim President & CEO Ken Greene.