Elaina Marruquin is a Hospitality Accounting professional with 20 years of experience in Hotel, Destination Resort, and Food & Beverage management. Elaina currently serves as the Vice President of Operations Finance for Performance Hospitality. Her background includes award-winning golf destination resorts in her native Texas, as well as world-class Caribbean resorts and time share operations. With a passion for sun, sand and the South, the Florida base of operations for Performance Hospitality is a perfect home for Elaina, her husband and their beloved Chorkie, Lucille Ball. Elaina dedicates her time away from work to her hobbies, cooking and being a complete nerd (computer coding and learning languages are more fun than you think), and to working with organizations that support women and their struggle to live whole. Elaina and her husband of 26 years have four children and 7 grandchildren, all in Texas which is good as it means barbecue and tacos are always just a holiday away.