Apr 12, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Hospitality, Tourism, Event, and Wine Management Program

Family and Consumer Science Department
College of Education and Professional Studies
Michaelsen Hall, room 100
Mail Stop 7565
Fax 509-963-2787

Faculty and Staff    
Sarah Feeney, PhD

Program Coordinators
Carla Jellum, PhD, hospitality, tourism, and events
Se Eun Lee, PhD, Des Moines hospitality
Jill Perillo Clark, MS, wine studies

Associate Professor
Carla Jellum, PhD, hospitality, tourism, and event management

Assistant Professor
Jill Perillo Clark, MS, wine studies

Se Eun Lee, PhD, hospitality, tourism, and event management

Emeritus Professors
Dorothy Chase, PhD, recreation and tourism
William Vance, EdD, recreation and tourism

Alex Lange, secretary senior

Program Information

The Hospitality, Tourism, and Event Management Program (HTE) prepares students for positions in one of the top three industries in Washington State and the world’s number-one industry. Professional positions are numerous. The following list is a sampling of the types of professional positions currently held by HTE graduates: city parks and recreation director, recreation manager, front office and training manager, director of youth programs, guest services manager, and winery marketing manager, general manager, event and meeting planner, marketer, entrepreneur, among others.

The Wine Studies Program provides students with a broad understanding of the wine industry. The program prepares graduates for careers in wine marketing, direct to consumer sales, distribution, compliance, and consulting.


    Bachelor of Science (B.S.)Certificate ACertificate BMinor


      Hospitality Tourism and Events (HTE)Wine (WINE)