The Penn State School of Hospitality Management recently named Nancy Johnson, executive vice president of midscale development for the Americas at Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, as the spring 2014 Walter J. Conti visiting professor. Conti professors visit the School of Hospitality Management to interact with students and faculty members, to present guest lectures in hospitality management, and to speak at graduate and undergraduate colloquia. Johnson will be on campus in April to interact with students and faculty members. She will discuss topics, including hotel development, asset management, operations, strategy, political advocacy, and women’s leadership. She also serves on the School of Hospitality Management Industry Advisory Board. Read more over at Penn State News.