Staff and Board

HI-USA Golden Gate Council is a dedicated team of 140 professionals, working to provide outstanding service to travelers.


Christopher S. Bauman, General Manager, HI Point Montara Lighthouse
(650) 728-7177

Javier Bujanda, Director of Finance and Operations, HI USA
(415) 863-1444 ext. 304

Michael Byrnes, General Manager, HI San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf
(415) 771-7277

Danny Case, General Manager, HI San Francisco Downtown
(415) 788-5604

Meghan Ellwood, Assistant General Manager, HI Marin Headlands
(415) 474-5721

Marc Johnson, General Manager, HI Sacramento
(916) 443-1424

Jessica Quandt, Marketing Manager - West, HI USA 
(415) 940-7116

Hanna Morris, General Manager, HI Point Reyes
(415) 663-8811

Jeffrey Parry, General Manager, HI Pigeon Point Lighthouse
(650) 879-0633

Lydia Petrovic, Group Sales Manager, HI USA Northwest Region
1-877-GO-HOSTEL (1-877-464-6783)

Fiume Drummond Simnacher, Educational Programs Manager, HI USA Northwest Region
(415) 940-7113