Allison Owen is the Vice President of Human Resources for Jamul Casino®. Ms. Owen has over 20 years of experience leading teams in multi-unit, diverse, and fast-paced environments. She joined the leadership for Jamul Casino in May 2018, and has quickly become recognized for her teamwork attitude and her strong customer service orientation. An ideal fit for her role in managing Human Resources, Ms. Owen is passionate about ensuring that all team members have an outstanding workplace experience.
Ms. Owen’s leadership skills have been honed at numerous resorts in the San Diego region. She began her human resources career in 1996 at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort as the Assistant Human Resources Director. After that, she served as the Director of Human Resources for the Handlery Hotel, InterContinental Group’s (IHG’s) Holiday Inn on the Bay, and the Wyndham Hotel Group. Immediately prior to joining Jamul Casino, she served as the Regional Director of Human Resources for JC Resorts. In her two decades working in the human resources industry, she has gained experience in employee relations, recruiting, benefits administration, performance management, workplace safety, team building, organizational development, and worker’s compensation. She is also a Certified Hospitality Department Trainer from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute.
Ms. Owen earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Government from San Diego State University, and her Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resources Management from Chapman University.