Zabada Abouelhana, an associate in the HVS St. Louis office, graduated from the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University in May 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration. Prior to joining HVS in 2019, Zabada spent a year living and working in Yosemite National Park as an Operations Manager, where she managed a full-service restaurant, a lounge, a fast-casual restaurant, and a Starbucks. Her prior hospitality experience includes a position at Athena Services Commercial Cleaning and an internship at a DoubleTree by Hilton. Throughout her university career, she worked at The Statler Hotel at Cornell University as a bell person, operator, and front desk agent and as a writing consultant at the Hotel School Communication Center.