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James Gelfand Vice President of Catering & Special Events

James M. Gelfand Vice President of Catering & Special Events

James Gelfand oversees all private event venues, social functions, weddings, charity galas and local festivals at PGA National Resort & Spa. James has an impressive track record of creating and delivering the finest events and parties, and has a natural talent to transform a vision into reality. James has held past senior catering, food and beverage and sales positions in some of the premier luxury resorts in the country.

Johana Flores Director of Catering

Johana Flores Director of Catering & Convention Services Operations

Every detail happens exactly on schedule at PGA National Resort & Spa with the keen eye for details and operation of Johana Flores, a ten year veteran and highly acclaimed director in her field. A graduate of Florida International School of Hospitality, Johana has worked in food service from day one of her career, which include the SoBe Food & Wine Festival, iconic hotels and resorts. Johana trained under James Beard award winning chefs and is always looking to present a myriad of options to her clients and then insures that all meetings, events and conferences are perfect.

Anna Erickson Senior Catering Manager

Anna Erickson Senior Catering Manager

A recognized leader in creating social and catering events and dream weddings, Anna Erickson has been planning events and weddings for over 15 years. A graduate of Georgetown University with a degree in Foreign Service, Anna regards every event as a special one. Anna’s discerning event skills were fine honed first at Sotheby’s New York in meeting and event planning, and then later in Palm Beach. Brides and grooms look to Anna to assist in designing, creating and executing their perfect wedding and all the timelines and details that go along with the wedding experience.