As CFO for American Liberty Hospitality, Mr. McDonald oversees accounting and financial operations for all hospitality projects owned and/or managed by ALH. Paul is a career Hospitality Executive with over 35 years of experience in all aspects of Hospitality Operations, Hotel Asset Management, Finance, and Accounting. Mr. McDonald was most recently with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, where he served for over 22 years. As Vice President, Owner Services he oversaw Starwood’s portfolio of Joint Venture Hotels, and worked directly with Owners of Starwood’s North America managed hotel portfolio. Prior to his role in Owner Services, he served Starwood in various Corporate and Operational roles including VP-Real Estate Investment Management and Regional Director of Finance. Paul holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration/Finance from the University of Houston and a bachelor’s degree from the State College of New Jersey. He completed additional studies in Asset Management from Cornell University and is an active member of Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP).