Cienna Van Dyke - Director
Cienna graduated from Marshall University in 2008 with a B.S. Degree in Marketing. After graduation she moved back to her hometown of Vienna, WV and worked at United Bank as a Marketing Specialist. Early in 2009, she took on her new management role at Grand Pointe Conference Center and has been handling your special occasions ever since. Along with her current job, she also assists with Public Relations for her brother Cale Conley, race car driver for Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions. Her husband, Dan Van Dyke, is Finance Director for the PM Company. They are the proud parents of three sons. Email her at email@example.com.
Chad Winebrenner - Executive Chef & General Manager
Originally from the Columbus, OH, Chef Chad Winebrenner spent a large part of his childhood in South-East Florida before returning to the Central Ohio area to graduate from Big Walnut High School.
Although classified as “self-taught”, Chad gained his classical training through a pair of freelance apprenticeships in State College, PA as well as East Lansing, MI, under ACF Certified Executive Chefs. He then made his bones working through the ranks of fine dining steak houses and country clubs. The last five years Chad has spent in corporate dining as Executive Chef of Dining Services in the international home offices of Abercrombie & Fitch, and The Wendy’s Company.
Chad and his wife Tonya keep their hands full at home as the proud parents of three year old (Girl,Girl,Boy,Boy) quadruplets.
Chef Chad Winebrenner has been the Executive Chef at Grand Pointe Conference and Reception Center of Vienna, WV since May of 2014. He specializes in American comfort foods as well as BBQ and slow roast preparations. Email Chad - firstname.lastname@example.org
Patty Stansberry - Events & Wedding Coordinator
Patty is a Vienna, WV girl through and through. She was an elementary school teacher at Greenmont for 33 years when she retired and joined Grand Pointe’s team in 2012. She has been the events and wedding coordinator ever since. She looks forward to working with you and making YOUR visions come true. Email Patty at email@example.com
Kylie Frock - Banquet Captain
Banquet Captain Kylie Frock graduated from Johnson & Wales University with a BS in Sports/Entertainment/Event Management, concentrating in Weddings and Ceremonies. She’s also a certified Professional Wedding Planner, through the Bridal Society. She started out planning events for friends and family, before deciding to make this her profession. Her most recent position was with the Wedding and Events Department for Andrew Jackson’s The Hermitage. She believes an event is only as strong as its team, and communication is key to success. She is proud of the strong team at GP, and her favorite thing about her job? “I love seeing everyone’s reaction! Knowing that they are having a great time and enjoying themselves means I have done my job.” Email Kylie@grandpointewv.com.
Breckin Wells- Event Coordinator
Breckin Wells is an Event Coordinator, acting as a main contact for booking and planning with guests. She has been with us for two years, after working at the Marietta Times. She says working at the newspaper helped her realize the importance of communication and deadlines, which is crucial for her position here. She loves the work environment at Grand Pointe and looks forward to going to work each day to create amazing experiences for guests. Email Breckin@grandpointewv.com.