Alexandra Schlott

Director, Event Operations


Alexandra Schlott began her career coordinating and overseeing events with a local catering company in 2007 in Orange County and went onto intern with Wynn Las Vegas during college while obtaining her BS in Hospitality Management at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While in college she attended the Cesar Ritz Colleges in Switzerland in hotel management. She also had the opportunity to attend sommelier classes in Italy and upon her return to Las Vegas was the Catering Sales Coordinator at the University of Nevada Las Vegas ­Hotel College from, 2011-­2013. Upon graduation she was accepted into the Management Associates Program with MGM Resorts International. During that time she managed and coordinated meetings and group functions booked through the Mirage Hotel sales department coordinating transportation, guest rooms, meetings, amenities and executed all events as a Convention Services Manager.


In 2014 she left Las Vegas for a position as Conference Services Manager at The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach. At Pelican Hill until accepting her current position she was responsible for all logistical arrangements for conferences and incentive trips including organizing and managing all group business including, meeting, food and beverage needs, on site logistics, decor and entertainment, transportation, VIP arrangements, audio visual support, and all guest activities on and off the Resort premises. Included as her responsibility were the pre-event comprehensive proposals, time lines and budgets for all conferences and catering events. As Director of Events for Global Genes she is responsible for the implementation, planning and coordination of close to 20 events around the U.S, including patient meetups, teen camps, the Denim Dash 5k, World Rare Disease Day, the Global Genes Annual Patient Advocacy Summit and Tribute to Champions event.


Alexandra’s free time is spent running, at the gym, wine tasting and spending time with her family. She recently joined the Junior League of Orange County and the Elite OC and enjoys participating in their events. When not in Orange County she enjoys traveling the globe.