Paige Lund ’93
Joe and Marie Rolle Spirit of NAU Award
Paige Lund lives the spirit of NAU. Her commitment to her alma mater can be felt throughout campus. Whether as a volunteer for the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management and the W. A. Franke College of Business, or offering the NAU Alumni Association space to hold the Phoenix Chapter’s inaugural speaker series, Lund is consistently generous with her time and talent. She and her husband Clark established a scholarship to honor her late mother-in-law, Kathryn Stevens Lund.
A successful hospitality professional, Lund is the general manager of the Renaissance Downtown Hotel where she oversees all operations for the 520-room hotel and convention facility. She also supports the Sheraton Grand Phoenix and the Westin Phoenix as area general manager.
She was previously the general manager of the Sheraton Crescent Hotel, the vice president of lodging for The Canyons Ski Resort, the general manager of The Wigwam Golf Resort and Spa, and served in executive positions with Westin Kierland Resort and Spa, The Boulders Resort, and Golden Door Spa.
She serves on the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association Board, City of Phoenix Tourism and Hospitality Advisory Board, HopeKids Arizona State Board, and is also a member of AzLTA Women in Lodging.
She has shared her experience and expertise as a mentor for NAU business majors through the Business Leadership Program and is a member of the School of HRM National Council of Industry Professionals.
To learn more about the Joe and Marie Rolle Spirit of NAU award and its namesakes please visit our Award Nomination page.