Mary Wisnom, Ph.D.
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Ph.D. in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Resources, Michigan State University (1999)
Prior to her academic career, Dr. Wisnom's employment encompassed a variety of resorts and private clubs, including destination resorts, yacht, athletic, country and residential clubs in Michigan, Colorado and Florida. Her work focused mainly in amenity management; overseeing spa/wellness, fitness, social/conference events, aquatic, and sports/recreation facilities and programs.
Research interests and primary areas of teaching involve resort amenities, quality of work life, and spa management. Dr. Wisnom authored the textbook Spa Management: An Introduction in 2012.