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Meet Our Team

Our Department Leaders – Contact Details


Andrés Pichardo
President Hotel & Resort Division
Contact: Felicita De Jesús, Assistant to President
Phone: (809) 523-3333 / E-mail:

Jason Kycek
VP of Sales & Marketing
Phone: (809) 523-8171 / Phone: (786) 866-7187

Larry Tuck
Director of Operations
Contact: Yris Herrera, Assistant to Director of Operations
Phone: (809) 809-523-8180 / E-mail:

Norma Enriquez
Quality Director
Contact: Berenisse Rosario, Assistant to Director of Quality
Phone: (809) 809-523-8180 / E-mail:

Sarah Pelegrin
PR Director
Phone: (809) 523-8075 / Cell: (809) 723-3106

Richard Rodriguez
Vice President of Sales & Marketing, NA.
Phone: (954) 433-3634 / Cell: (786) 282-4431

José Miguel Abreu
Rooms Director
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

Rosario Velez
Human Resources Director
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

Charles Keusters
Food and Beverage Director
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

Pedro Luzon
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

Robert Birtel
Golf Director
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

Fernando Arata
Equestrian and Polo Director
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

Gary Salmon
Shooting Center Director
Phone: (809) 523-3333/ E-mail:

The Sales Experts - At Your Service

Jason Kycek, Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Contact Jason at Phone: (809) 523-8171/ (786) 866-7187 or E-mail: As the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas, Jason brings more than 15... Read More years of professional experience to facilitate the resort’s growth and marketing strategy. Throughout his career, he has been acknowledged for his achievements in luxury resort, spa, and golf brand positioning, technical services, hotel openings, revenue management, operations and sales and marketing. Previously, Jason was Vice President of sales and marketing for the Edgewater Hotel & Spa. Prior to this, he held the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Occidental Hotels and Resorts, overseeing the U.S. sales and marketing initiatives for the company’s Caribbean, Mexican, and Latin American properties. Jason has also worked with Capella Hotels and KSL Resorts along with the luxury consortia markets. He holds a degree from the University of Wisconsin.

Vielka Deguidi, Senior Director of Group Sales

Vielka is a dynamic sales professional with 15+ years of experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining Casa de Campo Resort & Villas, she held positions with Marriott Hotels, Sol Melia... Read More International, Wyndham Resorts, and Bahia Principe Resorts. She joined the sales team at Casa de Campo in 2011, and enjoys working in collaboration with clients and partners to deliver results beyond expectations. Vielka holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality Management from Florida International University with a minor in Marketing, as well as an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from APEC University.

Melinda Cashwell Edwards, Regional Director of Sales - NE US

Melinda has been part of the Casa de Campo Resort & Villas sales team since 2013, first starting as an Assistant to the Director of Sales, then Manager of Leisure Sales and working her way up to... Read More her current position as Director of Sales for the Northeast Territory in the US. Coming from a business and marketing background, Melinda has a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from York College CUNY and an MBA from Long Island University.

Katherine Zboznovits, Regional Director of Sales - US

Katherine is the Regional Sales Director for the US at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas. She brings more than 12 years of experience in sales, marketing, and tourism industry growth to her role,... Read More where she is responsible for partnership relationships, maximizing revenues, and sales growth for the Midwest, Texas, Florida, and West Coast markets.

Marga Balaguer, Director of Sales, Europe

Marga is responsible for the individual and group sales in Europe. She joined the team in 2015 after spending 11 years with Meliá Hotels International where she held positions including Leisure... Read More Sales Manager for the Hotels in Mallorca, Leisure Sales Manager for the US Southeast Territory & Agency Networks, and Director of Operations and Sales at the Casablanca Hotel & Apartaments. A native of Spain, Marga has a degree in Tourism from the University of the Balearic Islands. She is fluent in Spanish, English, and German.

Kirsis Mendez, Director of Sales, Latin America and Caribbean

Kirsis started as representative of a wholesaler at the Santo Domingo Airport, handling group’s accounts and assisting a Commercial Director. She became Group Coordinator at Casa de Campo... Read More Resort & Villas in 2001 and has since moved up to hold positions of Sales Manager and, now, Sales Director for Latam and the Caribbean. Kirsis was born in Santo Domingo and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism from APEC University.

Marlen Pumarol, Leisure Sales Manager

Marlen has more than 12 years of experience in the hospitality industry. In her career at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas, she has worked in several departments and positions that have allowed her... Read More to acquire a comprehensive insight of the hotel’s operational areas. She currently holds the position of Leisure Sales Manager, where she is responsible for the management and contracting of Tour Operators. Marlen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, and an Associate’s Degree in Upper Management. She is fluent in Spanish and English.

Francisco Luz, Mexico Sales Representative

Francisco is a Sales Representative for Casa de Campo Resort & Villas in Mexico. He focuses on implementing marketing strategies with clients across Mexico and positioning of the resort in the... Read More Mexican market. Prior to joining the Casa de Campo team, Francisco was Sales Director at the Misión de Los Angeles Oaxaca and has also held positions at Occidental Hotels & Resorts, Iberostar Hotels & Resorts, and Omni Hotels, among others.

Miriam Sanchez, Sales Executive

Miriam is responsible for the management of travel agency programs and consortia programs from contracting and extranet maintenance to coordination of seasonal programs and marketing initiates... Read More from travel networks. She also hosts familiarization trips and site visits for travel agencies and partner programs. Miriam has been a member of the Casa de Campo team for five years, having started as a receptionist before being transferred to the concierge department and subsequently to the sales team.

Betty Medina, Director of Wedding Sales

Betty has worked in the Weddings Department at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas for more than 10 years. Before becoming the Director of Wedding Sales, she spent time designing dream weddings for her... Read More clients as a Weddings Specialist. Prior to joining Casa de Campo, she held positions at the Hotel Melia Santo Domingo and the Hotel Hispaniola Santo Domingo. Betty has a degree in Tourism & Hotel Management from the Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) and received her Wedding Planner certification from INIBAEP.

Saritza Bautista, Group Sales Manager

Saritza Bautista has twelve years of experience in the Hospitality industry. She joined Casa de Campo in November 2007 as Senior Group Coordinator for the Resort. Prior to joining Casa de Campo... Read More she was a Group Coordinator for Melia Caribe Tropical Hotel & Resort, based in Punta Cana. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Management from Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Bibia Marte, Wedding Sales Manager

Bibia has worked in the performance of spectacular weddings for 5 years. She joined Casa de Campo Resort & Villas in 2011 where she started as a Concierge at our Villas Owners Club. Three months... Read More later formed part of our Wedding Team as a Wedding Executive. She held the same position at Dreams Resorts & Spa for the last two and half years, prior to having her with us again as part of the team. Bibia has a degree in Law from the Universidad Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM).

The Golf Experts - our Directors of Golf Sales

Gilles Gagnon

Gilles is the face of Casa de Campo golf, having devoted his energy to the resort since arriving in 1981. As Director of Golf Emeritus, Gagnon oversees the entire golf operation, including all 90... Read More holes—at Teeth of the Dog, The Links, Dye Fore, and La Romana Country Club (private) —as well as the golf shops and tournaments. He also helps promote the resort, traveling around the world and maintaining a yearlong schedule of events. A native of Montreal, Canada, Gilles’ first sporting love was hockey, and he played center for the Laval Saints of the Montreal Metropolitan Junior Hockey League prior to playing at Michigan State University as well as playing one year of professional hockey, suiting up for the International Hockey League’s Port Huron Wings. It was at MSU where took up the game of golf, a sport he continued to work on ever since. Gagnon has played with numerous celebrities from the worlds of sport, politics, and entertainment. Among his favorite memories is playing with Presidents Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, and George Bush, as well as Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien, all within a one-month span.

Kelly Sheehan

Kelly utilizes her strong passion for the game to positively impact the resort’s golf program by managing group golf sales for the US and Canada. Kelly brings more than 14 years of PGA and LPGA... Read More professional experience to Casa de Campo. Most recently, she was the National PGA Relationship Manager of the PGA Ambassador Program, where she oversaw all program operations as well as identified, vetted and recruited the most elite of the PGA professionals. She was also responsible for facilitating all conference series as well as providing maximum marketing opportunities for the program in order to drive their business. In addition, Sheehan was the first female head golf professional in the history of Marriott/Ritz-Carlton Golf.

Robert Birtel

Robert brings more than 10 years of professional experience to Casa de Campo Resort & Villas. Most recently, he was the PGA Director of Golf and Assistant General Manager at English Turn Golf &... Read More County Club in New Orleans, where he managed club operations as well as introduced and implemented player development programs, including ladies and junior programs as well as youth summer camps. He also served as the PGA Head Golf Professional for eight years at TPC Dorado Beach in Dorado, Puerto Rico. As Casa de Campo’s Director of Golf, Robert oversees all golf operations, activities, tournaments and services, as well as the coordination of junior golf development and instruction programs.

Monica Diaz Vencino (Europe)

Monica has a long and storied career in the hotel industry, during which she has been recognized for the commercialization of various prestigious golf courses across Europe and the Caribbean. She... Read More has a Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism from the University of Deusto, and a Master’s Degree in International Marketing and Tourism Revenue Management from the Bilbao Chamber of Commerce. She is fluent in four languages: Spanish, English, French, and German.

The Public Relations Team

Sarah Pelegrin, Public Relations Manager

Sarah has over 25 years of experience at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas in various areas, including Accommodations Division, Food and Beverages, and, for the past 16 years, Sales and Public... Read More Relations. In her role as Public Relations Manager, Sarah has managed media planning and marketing, PR, advertising and brand development for the resort with a specialty in local and Latin American Markets. Sarah has Tourism and Business Administration degrees from the Universidad Federico Henriquez y Carvajal in La Romana, Dominican Republic.

Maria Perez, Public Relations Coordinator

Maria has more than five years of experience in the communications and hospitality industry, having worked for two years as a Commercial Executive for a tour company where she was responsible for... Read More coordinating sales and promotional activities for ecological and educational tours around the Dominican Republic. Following that experience, she joined the team at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas, where she is responsible for creating and sharing valuable content to attract and convert prospects into business opportunities and developing PR strategies and initiatives to improve public perception of the company. Maria studied Hotel Management at the PUCMM University and has a Master’s degree in Quality and Environmental Strategies from the University of CETT-UB in Barcelona, Spain. After graduating, she traveled abroad participating in a one year diversity program at the Occidental College, a Liberal Arts School in Los Angeles, California where, as a language assistant of the Spanish and Cultural Latin department she taught Conversational Spanish language to undergraduate students.

Ury Guzman, Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator

Ury has worked in the marketing field for more than five years. Before joining Casa de Campo Resort & Villas, he worked as a freelance graphic and web designer, servicing clients from across the... Read More globe on branding, web design, front-end development, and marketing projects. As part of the Marketing & Public Relations team at Casa de Campo, he designs and implements marketing and advertising campaigns for the many services and events that take place at the resort across all distribution platforms, while also working with the press to coordinated coverage of these events, interviews and ensure distribution of press releases and ads. Ury was born and raised in New York where he graduated from the High School of Graphic Communication Arts with a specialization in print and graphic design. He went on to pursue an Associate's Degree in Advertising from City University of New York College of Technology.

The Marketing Experts

Gitti Hernández, E-Commerce Manager

Gitti specializes in creative conceptualization and supervision of all kinds of ad executions, local and international, involving foreign directors and production crews. Gitti has more than 20... Read More years working in the advertising industry, having held roles at some of the top agencies in the Dominican Republic with experience ranging from creative writing, production to social media and digital marketing.

Wendy Velázquez, Image and Advertising Manager

Wendy has worked at Casa de Campo Resort & Villas for almost eight years, as the Image and Advertising Manager. She creates and oversees all graphic production for the Marketing & Sales... Read More department, including, but not limited to ad campaigns, promotional flyers, collateral images, image library, tradeshow material, and works in collaboration with appointed ad agencies as liaison. Prior to joining Casa de Campo, she worked at some of the best ad agencies in the Dominican Republic, such as Pages/BBDO and Cumbre/Saatchi & Saatchi. She also held a position as a Professor of Marketing, Advertising, and Graphic Design at the UCATEBA (Universidad Catolica Tecnológica de Barahona). Dominican by birth, Wendy graduated from UNIBE (Universidad Iberoamericana) in Santo Domingo with a Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising & Marketing Communication and further specializing in Graphic Design.

Nelly Humphreys Rijo - Channel Distribution Manager

Nelly has been a member of the Casa de Campo team since 2007. She began as a Telephone Operator and has since moved up to hold positions of Telephone Supervisor, Reservation Sales Agent,... Read More Reservation Assistance, Quality Assurance and, now, Channel Distribution Manager. Nelly has been in the travel and tourism industry for more than nine years, starting in reception at the Barcelo Hotel Juan Dolio. She is a native of La Romana and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism from UCE University.

Speak to an Expert

To speak with one of our experts today, call 1-800-877-3643, or email the relevant departments at:
Public Relations:
Golf Sales:

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