Wakemen, Jennifer

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Associate Teaching Professor of Hospitality Management
Program Chair, Hospitality Management
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Gaige, 334

    Jennifer Wakemen is a lecturer and program chair in Hospitality Management.  Ms. Wakemen has been a full time faculty member since 2011. Before teaching, Ms. Wakemen has management experience at the Walt Disney World Resort and California Pizza Kitchen, where she was a general manager and regional training manager.

    Ms. Wakemen teaches Introduction to Hospitality Management, Hospitality Accounting, Restaurant Management and Hospitality Facilities Management. She provides her students with ”real world” perspective of the hospitality industry. She has specific interests in financial management and customer service


    M.S., Hospitality Management Studies, Fairleigh Dickinson University

    B.S., Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management, Penn State

    A.S., Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management, Penn State