Manmohan Patel

Ceo & President

Manmohan Patel (MP) is the Co-founder and owner of Krishna Management, Inc. He serves as Chief Executive Officer, directing the company’s development, operations and investments through senior management. Under his vision and leadership, KMI has experienced substantial, positive growth. Currently he serves on the Regional Advisory Board for the Choice Hotels Owner’s Council. Mr. Patel is a graduate of Gujarat University, India where he earned his B.A. in Accounting. 



Shaila Patel

Cheif Financial officer

Shaila Patel is the Co-founder and owner of Krishna Management, Inc. She serves as the Chief Financial Officer and is primarily responsible for managing the financial risks of the company. She is also responsible for financial planning, record-keeping, analysis of data and financial reporting.Shaila has 22 years of hospitality finance experience. She earned her degree in Accounting from the National Education Center in Los Angeles, California.




ernest maxey

Vice President

Ernest is a 30-year veteran of the hotel industry . He brings extensive Hilton, Marriott, Accor and extended stay experience in multi-property management to KMI. Throughout his career, Ernest has served in management and leadership roles in all phases of hotel operations for individual owners and national chains serving on teams developing corporate stratedgies and business plans. Ernest has led acquisition teams for several leading hotel chains.
Ernest graduated from Augusta College with a degree in Psychology and Business Administration. 



Suzanne Adams has been with KMI since October 2007. She earned a B.S. in Anthropology from Kent State University in May of 1998 and continued on to graduate studies at the University of Chicago. Suzanne later graduated magna cum laude from Regis University in April of 2008 with a B.S. in Accounting. 




Janet McConnaughey


Janet McConnaughey is the Human Resources Director at KMI. She joined the company in October of 2014 with 15 years of experience in the legal profession including earning her Legal Assistant Associates Degree in 2005. Her background also includes 20 years of management experience with the City of Laramie Recreation Department supervising youth and adult sports and time at a financial institution. Janet is responsible for all human resources issues at KMI. 

Renee Harned

Sales & Marketing

Renee Harned is the Sales and Marketing Manager at KMI. She joined the company in 2018 with 15 years of hotel experience working in all departments including housekeeping, food and beverage, front desk and front office management as well as sales for the lasts 8 years. She brings experience from Best Western, Choice Hotels and Wyndham properties. Renee is responsible for sales and marketing support to all the properties and operations assistance to the VP. 

Raj PAtel

Capital Projects Manager

Raj Patel graduated from the University of Wyoming in 2016 with a B.S. in Marketing. Raj has had numerous years of experience in the hotel industry, working in every department from housekeeping to management positions. He brings experience from Wyndham, Choice, Hilton, and Marriott Properties. He joined KMI in May of 2016 and is already on the way to a bright future within the company.