Alumni

The Hospitality and Tourism Management program here at Purdue University Calumet has earned an excellent reputation of creating quality alumni who are working in many and diverse sectors of the hospitality industry. Each month we will spotlight HTM alum who has demonstrated their commitment to excellence in the field of hospitality.

Deno Yiankes







Deno Yiankes

President and CEO Investments and Development Division

Jim Bucko







Jim Bucko

Managing Partner of Business Operations

Jokima L. Hiller, M.B.A.





Jokima L. Hiller

Hospitality & Restaurant Management Program Coordinator
The Chef’s Academy Indianapolis Campus

Mark Koshnick







Mark Koshnick

Market President, Central & South Texas
Capital One

Megan Langel







Megan Langel

Sales Manager

Ryan Hurling





Ryan Hurling

Flight Operations Safety Investigator

Diane Schweitzer




Diane Schweitzer

Director of Buildings and Grounds for the School City of Hammond in Hammond, Indiana