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Meeting & Wedding Contacts

Heather Cleveland

Heather Cleveland - Associate Director

Heather is responsible for Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas and most of the central and west coast states. She has been with Sandestin for over 18 years, serving most recently as the Director of Event Management before joining Group Sales. Heather graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management and has an extensive background in catering, event planning and resort operations. Heather can be reached at 850-267-8252 or through our form


Nancy Wilkerson - National Sales Manager

Based remotely in Atlanta, Nancy is responsible for booking all group business with 51 rooms or more in Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois and Missouri. She offers 25 years of experience representing Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort so allow her to be your trusted advisor in planning your next meeting. Outside of Sandestin, Nancy has spent 10 years representing luxury boutique and casino resorts in Georgia, Mississippi and Las Vegas. She can be reached at 850-267-8253 or through our form


Kim Wetzel - National Sales Manager

Kim is responsible for Florida, North and South Carolina, Mid-Atlantic states, and the Northeast.  She has 19 years of experience in the Hotel Group Sales business (a majority of the time in Orlando) and most recently began representing Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in September of 2021. She can be reached at 850-267-6868 or through our form.


Chelsea Pyzik - Sales Manager

Chelsea serves the Express and Executive Meetings market nationwide, assisting groups with room blocks of 50 nights or less on peak nights. Originally from Michigan, Chelsea has lived in Florida for over 10 years, having worked for several hotels and resorts in the panhandle region. She began with Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in 2015 and has held positions in Audio Visual, Catering and Conference Services before joining the Group Sales team. Her knowledge and experience in resort operations and event planning make her a huge asset to the clients she works with. Chelsea can be reached at 850.267.8255 or through our form


Jennifer Hankins - Wedding Sales Manager

Jennifer is responsible for creating unforgettable memories for our brides and grooms. A native of Aliceville, Alabama and graduate of the University of Mississippi, Jennifer has called Sandestin and the panhandle home for over 15 years. Her career at with the resort started with the Guest Services and Concierge team, before she transitioned into vacation rental sales. During this time, she discovered her true passion for weddings and special events while she served as a Day Of Coordinator for a local wedding planning service. In 2018, she focused her attention on weddings full time and became the Wedding Sales Manager for Sandestin. Her knowledge of resort operations, the local area and our many unique venues and services makes her an invaluable resource to our couples and their families. Jennifer can be reached at 850.267.6736 or our form.