Marian, Peter

Title: Affiliate Faculty / Instructor of ITHM

Department: Admissions and School of Business

Phone: 352-588-6702



  • Master of Business Administration. (MBA), Saint Leo University
  • Bachelor of Science, Hospitality Management, Florida International University
  • A.A.S. degree in Hotel / Restaurant Technology, Suffolk County Community College


Has worked for over 30 years in the industry of Hospitality including several private restaurants, catering companies, golf resorts such as Kings Bay Yacht and country club, Doral Resort and Spa, and Saddlebrook Resort. Owns and operates a private wedding, event planning, and entertaining business. Teaches business and hospitality courses online and campus since 2004. Florida State Certified Food Safety Manager. Has orchestrate and present at the Annual Wine and Cheese tasting seminars and Beer and Bratwurst tasting seminars since 2008. Supports local community events. Sings Tenor in the school faculty, administration, community, and teachers choir called “Just the FACTS.” Enjoys all types of music and plays guitar.

Community Affiliation:

  • Member of Leadership Pasco
  • Member of ICHRIE
  • Member of the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA)
  • Member of the Industry Liaison Council (ILC)

Teaching & Professional Interests:

Working with students directly to ensure they will be successful in the Hospitality and Business world. Connecting students to owners, GM’s, Human Resources, and managers within the industry. Teaching Business and Hospitality courses. For admissions; helping High School students and their families decide if Saint Leo University is the right place for them to pursue a degree, it’s all about finding the right fit. Encouraging students to “do well and do good.”

Honors & Awards:

  • Leadership Pasco
  • Leadership Saint Leo Alumni

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