Executive Casino Hosts

Lauren Greenhalgh

Lauren is our VIP Services Manager. She has been with the company since 2005. Her favorite thing about her job is that there is never a dull moment. Well, and let’s not forget the cruises! When she isn’t at work, you can find Lauren spending time with friends and family, throwing the Frisbee for one of her doggies, trying to work on her golf game, or attempting to create a culinary masterpiece!

Terry Harrel

Terry has been employed with us since 2000. He has been around the hospitality industry for 20 years and still gets goose bumps when he sees guests win big jackpots! Outside of the casino, he enjoys spending time with his family, especially his daughter. You can also find Terry hiking, biking and watching his favorite team, The Broncos!

Lisa Geist

Lisa is a third-generation Colorado native. She attended Oklahoma City University and majored in performing arts. She holds multiple teaching certificates in ballet, jazz, tap, Zumba, and yoga. Lisa has over 35 years of experience in entertainment, marketing/sales, and management. She has a tenacity for unparalleled guest service and would love to elevate your next experience at the Lodge and Gilpin. When not at work, Lisa is on faculty at multiple dance schools in the front range.

Ebin McLaughlin

Ebin is our Executive Host for the Asian Market here at The Lodge and Gilpin Casinos. He is a Colorado native and graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in International Studies & a minor in Chinese. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Ebin had the opportunity to live and study in Chengdu (成都), Sichuan (四川), China (中国). Ebin is excited to develop cultural relationships with guests here at The Lodge and Gilpin. In his free time, he can often be found listening to vinyl records, going to concerts, camping in the mountains, or playing basketball.

Brett Sarrow

Brett was born and raised in New York, not too far from New York City.  As an adult, he has moved around a bit.  A fun fact about him is that he have lived in all four contiguous United States time zones now that he calls Colorado home!  He has been in the gaming industry for nine years.  He enjoys watching players get big wins and seeing our guests happy.  He can’t wait to see you up here at the casino- He’ll be the one with the big smile on his face!