Faculty Bio, Peter Zacchilli

Peter Zacchilli

Associate Professor

College/School: The Hospitality College
Department: The International Hotel School

Campus: Providence
Main college/department phone number: 401-598-1476

A JWU faculty member since 1990, Peter Zacchilli specializes in front desk operations, quality service management, sales & meeting management, resort management, hotel property operations and human resource management. Prior to joining JWU, he worked for ten years in various capacities at Sheraton, Hilton and Holiday Inn Hotels, rising to the level of Assistant General Manager.

In addition to his teaching duties, Zacchilli has been involved with JWU’s practicum education programs, assisting with the development of learning and education methods as well as the creation of facilitation seminars for the Fellow Scholarship program.

A Certified Hospitality Educator (CHE), Zacchilli is the advisor for the Resort Management concentration.

  • BS, Hotel, Restaurant and Travel Administration, University of Massachusetts
  • MS, Training and Development, Leslie College