Bobbie Barnes, Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Residence
Bobbie Barnes brings more than 20 years of hospitality experience to her teaching with multi-level roles in numerous brands including Hilton Worldwide and MGM Resorts International. Prior to working at UNLV, Bobbie served as the Director of Training and Diversity Initiatives for The Mirage where she oversaw the creation and implementation of training programs including management development, new hire orientation, customer service training, and diversity initiatives.
Bobbie holds a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration, a Master of Education, and a Doctorate of Workforce Development and Organizational Leadership from UNLV.