Managing Director

Tatiana Barelli

Tatiana Barelli is a senior in the Nolan School of Hotel Administration from Pittsburgh, PA. Since a young age, she has been passionate about the hospitality industry and loves to create experiences that make people smile. Tatiana is concentrating her studies in Food & Beverage Operations, specifically Catering & Special Event Management. 


Over her past three years with Hotel Ezra Cornell, Tatiana has been a member of various Food & Beverage positions. She started as a Manager on the Design Team for HEC 96, then became an Assistant Director for Design for HEC 97, which led to her role in logistics of F&B as the Conference Services Director for HEC 98. She has been humbly passionate about her commitment to our organization and dedicated to carrying on the tradition as an inspiring leader. Tatiana is grateful for the knowledge and experiences she developed through these positions and she looks forward to applying what she has learned to her position as the Managing Director for HEC 99.


Outside of HEC, Tatiana is a part of the Hotel Leadership Development Program at The Statler Hotel and is currently a manager in the Meetings & Events Department. She has also served as a Teaching Assistant for many Hotel School classes and is a member of the Cornell Ambassadors. In her free time, Tatiana loves traveling, cooking, and spending time with her friends and family.