graduated from Penn State University’s Behrend campus in Erie, Pennsylvania. She received her BA in Communications & Media Studies, she was heavily involved in student life including the Lady Lions Dance Team, Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority, Order of Omega Honor Society, and spoke at her graduation ceremonies. After graduation Adrienne relocated to Charlotte, sight unseen, for the city’s reputation of warm weather, friendly people, and rapid growth.
Adrienne has a passion for the hospitality industry holding sales positions at Visit Charlotte, selling the Queen City as a destination to meeting and event planners, Marriott International, and currently the Westin Charlotte. As Account Director of Business Strategy at the Westin
, she is responsible for market development, account strategy and holds the position for community service chair for the sales & marketing department. In addition to her involvement with Charlotte Chamber Young Professionals, Adrienne has been involved with several nonprofit organizations including Children’s Miracle Network, Dress for Success, Freedom School, Second Harvest Food Bank, and Goodwill Industries. In her free time she enjoys yoga, Pilates, attending food, wine, and Craft beer tastings with her boyfriend. They both enjoy walking their dog, Miss Chloe Rae of Sunshine, through their neighborhood.