Christina Regnier
Director of Sales and Marketing
Christina was born in St. Louis, Mo. She moved to Colorado with her family in 1985 and later earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management from Colorado State University Pueblo. In 1998, after college, Christina began working for Sunstone Hotel Investors and was part of the opening team for the Pueblo Marriott. Since then, she has assisted in many hotel transitions in locations such as Arizona, Oregon, and Colorado. In 2003, Christina became Director of Sales and Marketing at the Pueblo Marriott, and four years later, was promoted to General Manager. She later accepted the role of Director of Catering at Antlers Hilton in downtown Colorado Springs. Christina’s professional achievements include being recognized as Sunstone Hotel Investors’ Director of Sales of the Year in 2001 and earning Marriott’s Service Excellence Award in 2005. Christina cares about her community and believes in volunteering. She gives what time she can to the American Heart Association in Colorado Springs and sits on the Women’s Business Council, which coordinates the annual Athena Conference recognizing female leaders in the community. She manages to do all of this while being a mom to two children: Samantha, age 8, who is active in gymnastics and cheerleading; and Dylan, age 5 months, who loves to play outside.
719.520.4967
Bliss Krucas
Sales Manager
In addition to a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication from Trinity University of Asia, Bliss has more than a decade of hospitality experience in the Colorado Springs market. She specializes in account management, client care, and developing and growing sales in a competitive market. Bliss has worked at both the Antlers Hilton Hotel and Cheyenne Mountain Resort as a sales manager focused on the corporate, religious, and government markets, including high-profile military groups. Bliss has also worked as a catering director at the Crowne Plaza.

When she is not working, Bliss enjoys giving back to the community as an active volunteer for Home Front Cares, which supports the military community. She is also involved with the Benet Hill Monastery and plays a key role in raising funds as a chairperson for the annual Picnic in the Pines. Bliss' interests include hiking, watching the Food Network, and spending time with her husband David and their two daughters Christine and Cheryl.

719.520.4989
John Kerr, III
Catering and Special Events Manager
Born in the frozen tundra of Saskatchewan Canada, John migrated to the States with the geese as soon as he could! “Not a Colorado Native, but I got here as fast as I could!” John comes from 8 years of wedding coordination and nearly 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, his roles ranging from Bar Tender to Catering Manager. Most recently John comes to us from Cheyenne Mountain Resort & the Benchmark Hospitality International group of hotels and resorts. John dabbles in the MRA Motorcycle Road Racing Association whenever his Brides do not need him during the summer and spends much of the winter months on the slopes of Colorado near Summit County. Dedicated to making your special day memorable, John is committed to creating “Happily Ever After” for every client and Bride he serves.
719.520.4978
Karen Serfass
Conference Manager
Karen grew up in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and moved to Colorado Springs over 10 years ago. She volunteers with the Chamber of Commerce as an Ambassador and also with the Rising Young Professionals. Before joining the Garden of the Gods Club team in 2007 she worked at Cheyenne Canon Inn for eight years. When she has spare time, she loves to mountain bike, hike, participate in other various sports, and watch football.
719.520.4982