Meet The Team

Rob Goodyear
President / Partner

(214) 393.2842 – Direct
(214) 864.7688 – Cell
rgoodyear@elitealliance.com
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Rob Goodyear
President / Partner

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Rob was the VP of Operations with DCM Hospitality, overseeing day to day operations for the company’s managed resort communities. Rob started his career in the hospitality industry with ClubCorp at the historic Pinehurst Resort and The Owners Club at Telluride. Rob has extensive knowledge in public and private club management and interval vacation ownership.

Kelli Buchheit
VP of Operations

(214) 382.9598 – Direct
kbuchheit@elitealliance.com
Kelli Buchheit | Linkedin

Kelli Buchheit
VP of Operations

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Kelli served as the Membership Director for Irondequoit Country Club. As Director of Members Services, Kelli focuses on Elite Alliance’s membership experience. Kelli manages the day to day operations for Elite Alliance.

Karrie Mastrella
Membership Director

(214) 396.3831 – Direct
kmastrella@elitealliance.com

Karrie Mastrella
Membership Director

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Karrie worked in the sport industry, working for professional hockey and lacrosse teams. Her experience includes roles in customer relations, as well as event planning and travel coordination. As Membership Director, she focuses on building genuine connections with Elite Alliance members to make their membership experience memorable.

Colleen Brett
Member Marketing Manager

(214) 396.5885 – Direct
cbrett@elitealliance.com

Colleen Brett
Member Marketing Manager

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Colleen spent time living and working in Thailand. Colleen’s adventures throughout South East Asia gave her experience in the travel industry and has led to her passion for creating meaningful and authentic experiences for Elite Alliance members. Colleen has a strong background in public relations, promotions, and community outreach.

Cristina Taormina
Member Engagement Manager

(214) 396.3652 – Direct
ctaormina@elitealliance.com

Cristina Taormina
Member Engagement Manager

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Cristina worked in the nonprofit sector as a Community Director. Cristina's experience includes roles in conference and event planning, marketing/communications, customer relations, and fund development.

Jennie Daniels
Exchange Coordinator

(214) 396.6492 – Direct
jdaniels@elitealliance.com

Jennie Daniels
Exchange Coordinator

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Jennie worked in the banking industry for Wells Fargo Home Mortgage for over thirteen years. She has an extensive background in home mortgage, customer service, event planning, sales and marketing. Jennie’s travel experiences and passion for travel provide Elite Alliance members with an unparalleled commitment in making their travel adventures unforgettable.

Ingrid Alvarez
Exchange Coordinator

(214) 396.6590 – Direct
ialvarez@elitealliance.com

Ingrid Alvarez
Exchange Coordinator

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Ingrid spent several years as a Training Manager. She has extensive experience in customer service, sales, home mortgage, and educational marketing. Ingrid is highly involved in her community — she directs plays, participates in youth advocacy groups, and enjoys swimming and horseback riding. She is proud to be a part of the Elite Alliance family.

Faith Hillestad
Exchange Coordinator

(214) 393.2813 – Direct
fhillestad@elitealliance.com

Faith Hillestad
Exchange Coordinator

Prior to joining the Elite Alliance team, Faith kicked off her training with the Walt Disney World College Program. Faith is very proud of her Mouster’s Degree! Since then she has built up an extensive background in fine dining, catering and banquets, event planning and office administration. She developed a strong passion for worldly travel when she visited England for the first time.

Deana Dillon
Executive Office Manager

(214) 393.3990
ddillon@elitealliance.com

Deana Dillon
Executive Office Manager

Deana came to Elite Alliance with extensive experience accounting and human resources. She graduated from Roberts Wesleyan College and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Deana is actively involved at Oasis Church and The Charles Finney School. She spends her free time with her husband, 2 children and grandson.

Junito Bermudez
Director of Web Development

jbermudez@elitealliance.com

Junito Bermudez
Director of Web Development

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, JB worked as the Senior Web Developer for Pixacore in New York City. JB has extensive knowledge in website design and maintenance. JB served as the Lead Web developer for Calypso Communications and the Interactive Developer for Roberts Communications.

Curtis Moran
Web Developer

cmoran@elitealliance.com

Curtis Moran
Web Developer

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Curtis worked as a Systems Analyst in the greater Rochester area. When Curtis isn’t having fun tinkering with computer technology, he shares his passion of music by playing bass in the David Bowie tribute band Hunky Dory.

Alec Joy
Web Developer

ajoy@elitealliance.com

Alec Joy
Web Developer

Prior to joining Elite Alliance, Alec worked as an Interactive Developer for a full service marketing agency in Rochester, NY. Alec has also worked as a full stack developer for a few Bay Area start ups, and enjoys experimenting with computer hardware and server technology.

Gregory W. HadleyPartner

Greg participates in all major decisions for Elite Alliance and assists in securing new destinations and strategic partners. He is also a partner in DCP International, an Elite Alliance sister company. DCP pioneered the residence club concept and Greg is responsible for structuring DCP's business relationships with landowners and developers. He negotiates DCP joint ventures, creates strategic alliances and handles investor relations. Greg is also a managing partner of Greglin Investments, a limited liability partnership, which focuses on residence, commercial and institutional properties. He is also a principal in Uplink, which holds the patent rights for the use of global positioning satellite technology in golf applications. Greg's introduction to the residence club business was through his investments at The Christie Club in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

ghadley@elitealliance.com

Stephen K. DeringPartner

Steve brings specific expertise to Elite Alliance product structure and marketing. He created the world's first residence club (luxury fractional ownership) — the Deer Valley Club — at top-rated Deer Valley Resort in Park City, Utah. Steve is the founding partner of DCP International, which works with developers to create residence clubs around the globe. At DCP, he serves as the lead development expert, evaluating potential club sites, conducting preliminary business discussions, assessing project feasibility, formulating club ownership parameters, and supervising club design and marketing plans. DCP residence clubs have generated more than $1 billion in sales. Steve has been the owner of a full-service advertising agency, served as Deer Valley Resort's first marketing director, was a founder, owner and editor of the local Park City, Utah newspaper, served as an elected member of the Park City Council, and was a systems analyst for the National Security Agency.

sdering@elitealliance.com

Elite Alliance HospitalityAffiliate Company
Elite Alliance provides unparalleled expertise in the staffing and management of luxury resort communities in some of the most sought-after destinations in the US, Mexico and Europe. With services ranging from pre-opening assistance and budget planning to highly efficient daily operations, Elite Alliance Hospitality addresses all stages of vacation ownership management.

DCP-InternationalAffiliate Company
DCP International provides resort and urban real estate developers and landowners with very specialized expertise in the design, marketing and sale of Equity Residence Club memberships.