Category: Cendyn team, Culture

Name: June Giustra

Title: Director of Benefits and Payroll

Describe your role: I manage Cendyn’s health, welfare, and wellness benefits as well as the amazing Cendyn payroll team. I cultivate strong relationships with our benefit vendors and make sure our overall benefits are competitive in the marketplace.

Where are you located? Marietta, Georgia

Tell us an unknown fact about where you are based: We have a trail that you can bike or walk from Georgia to Alabama. It’s called the Silver Comment trail.

What attracted you to Cendyn? The great HR team!

How do your strengths play into the work you do? I am a people person, easy to talk to and very approachable. I really like having conversations with employees. I manage two very important aspects of their life: Health and Finances. I also think that it is really important that employees understand how their benefits work.

What do you like most about working at Cendyn? The people! In my role I get to help employees in so many different ways. I have the absolute pleasure of talking to so many employees every day, and I learn so much from them. The people make the company.

Favorite Cendyn moment: I was able to meet my Payroll team and the HR team in person! So much fun!

Define hospitality in your own words: Making sure you know your guests and what they need to have a great time!

Most memorable moment at a hotel: The view of Rome from the Waldorf Astoria in Rome.

What do you like to do for fun? Travel, cooking and listening to live music with my husband John of 22 years!

Parting words of wisdom: Celebrate the small wins in life each and every day!