Richard Schroen, Vice President of Operations – Midwest Region

A thirty-year hospitality veteran, Dick Schroen joined Buffalo Lodging in 2010. Previously the regional director of operations at Alliance Hospitality Management, responsible for managing primarily Hilton and Marriott brands throughout the Northeast and Midwest, he also spent seven years as the general manager for the Buffalo/Niagara Marriott hotel in Amherst, New York. Dick is a graduate of Michigan State University, where he earned a BA in hotel, restaurant and institutional management.