Shawnee Inn Announces Tara Brinker as Asst GM

Friday, September 16, 2016 (Shawnee on the Delaware, Pennsylvania) – The historic Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort happily announces Tara Brinker as the Assistant General Manager of the Resort. Tara has been with the resort for almost a decade and has been extremely instrumental in developing many of The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort’s signature guest service initiatives and overall policies and procedures.

“Tara will assist in moving our service and consistency in a positive direction. Her experience and knowledge will help us to deliver exceptional service and unique experiences to our guests,” says Rob Howell, General Manager.

As Assistant General Manager, Tara assumes responsibility of various departments of the historic resort on the Delaware. She will directly oversee the management of front desk, bellman, front gate, concierge, housekeeping, maintenance, Buckwood Bakery and Café and Spa Shawnee. Tara plans to ensure an overall exceptional arrival experience, seamless stay and assist in any initiatives, training, and communication necessary.

Tara graduated from East Stroudsburg University’s School of Hotel Management. Her educational background paired with her relentlessly diligent work at this resort, provide a strong foundation for her decision to embark on a journey to provide exceptional service and improve the quality of hospitality not only at Shawnee, but in the Pocono Mountains.

Brinker is excited and ready to begin her transition from Guest Service Manager at The Shawnee Inn to Assistant General Manager. “I am proud to have been part of the Shawnee family for over nine years now. I am blessed to have been given the opportunity to bring both my enthusiasm and my experience to a new chapter of my career at this historic resort. I look forward to our continued success of providing unique and memorable experiences to our guests, paired with exceptional service,” says Tara.

Tara Brinker can be reached at 570-424-4050 x1412 or


About The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort
The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is conveniently located 70 miles from New York City, 100 miles from Philadelphia, 150 miles from Albany, N.Y. and 200 miles from Washington, D.C. Three airports – Lehigh Valley International, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Newark International – all are within easy distance of the property. The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, rich in breathtaking views, features 80 rooms in the historic Inn, 12 rooms in the Delaware Lodge, plus six suites and three cottages in Shawnee’s luxury accommodation, the Legacy Collection.