Department of Hospitality Management

Jean-Marc Fullsack

Executive Chef / Instructor

(415) 422-6577

Jean-Marc Fullsack, Executive Chef and Instructor in the Hospitality Management Program, was born in France where he trained in classical French…


CAP, Ecole Hôtelière de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France, 1972
Associate Professor Thomas Maier brings to USF more than 20 years of industry experience, a wealth of current research, and a honed experiential…


PhD, Leadership Philosophy, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, 2008, MA, Human Development, Salve Regina University, Newport, RI, 2004, BS, Hotel and Tourist Enterprises, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, 1982

Michelle Millar

Department Chair / Associate Professor

(415) 422-2498

Michelle Millar studies consumer behavior in relation to sustainable practices in the lodging, meeting, and event management industries, more…


PhD, Hospitality Administration, University of Nevada, NV, 2009, MA, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 2003, BA, University of California, Davis


Sustainability in the hospitality and tourism industries

Kathy "KO" Odsather

Associate Director / Adjunct Professor

(415) 422-6721

Kathy “KO” Odsather, MS, CHA, Associate Director, Department of Hospitality Management, University of San Francisco. Born and raised in Alaska, KO…


MS, Organization Development, University of San Francisco, BA, Hotel & Restaurant Administration, Washington State University


Hotel general management, Hospitality business education