Meet Grand

Meet the Sales and Events Team

Our experienced and dedicated staff will make planning your next event at Grand Sierra Resort easy, whether you’re planning a business meeting, banquet, convention or tradeshow. Our team will walk you through the process, answer your questions and ensure that your event is a success. Our staff is trained to give you the attention and quality service you deserve.


Mark McMinn
Vice President of Sales

Sales Team

Lexi Miech, Regional Director of National Accounts
Lexi Miech
Regional Director of National Accounts
Brian Brisbois, National Sales Manager
Brian Brisbois
National Sales Manager
Janet McRoberts, CMP Corporate Sales Manager
Janet McRoberts, CMP
Corporate Sales Manager
Ramona Byram, Regional Sales Manager
Ramona Byram
Regional Sales Manager
Danielle Randol, Sales Manager
Danielle Randol
Regional Sales Manager
Daniel Pferschy, Sales Manager
Daniel Pferschy
Sales Manager

Samantha Velazquez
Sales Manager

Cole Sampson
Sales Manager

Catering and Convention Services Team

Jennifer Powers
Executive Director of Catering & Convention Services
Susan Donahue, Associate Director of Convention Sales
Susan Donahue
Associate Director of Convention Services & Audio Visual
Sonia Leyva, Convention Services Manager
Sonia Leyva
Convention Services Manager
Marietta Enerio, Catering Manager
Marietta Enerio
Executive Meeting Manager
Nanci Pferschy, Wedding Chapel Manager
Nanci Pferschy
Catering Sales Manager

Rebecca Morales
Catering Manager

William Shaw
Catering Manager

Lisa Bishop
Convention Services Manager

Audio/Visual and Entertainment

Donald Picerno, A/V Manager
Donald Picerno
Director of Audio Visual