Erica Killam joined Compass as an Associate Project Manager and brings to the team 10 years of experience in hospitality operations and design project management. She applies this expertise to facilitating FF&E coordination, contract management, pre-opening operations, scheduling and cost reporting. Erica previously worked for luxury hotel group Amanresorts at both Amangani in Jackson Hole, Wyoming and Amangiri in the Lake Powell region of Utah. As part of the pre-opening and opening team at Amangiri, she coordinated final construction punch and turn-over, FF&E and OS&E procurement, and systems installation.
Following Amanresorts, she gained casino restaurant experience as part of the management team at the Batali and Bastianich Hospitality Group in Las Vegas. Her other operations experience includes independent hotels, dude ranches, and fine dining urban restaurants.
More recently Erica has been working as an Interior Design Project Manager at Botique NYC design firm Object Agency. She is proficient in graphic and Interior design applications, including Adobe Suite, AutoCAD, and 3D modeling.
Erica holds a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from Cornell University and a Masters degree in Interior Design and Facilities Management from the Pratt Institute.