April Shute has been appointed vice president and general manager of Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, Calif. In her new role, Shute will oversee the day-to-day operations of the 444-room resort.
Shute comes to Rancho Las Palmas from KSL sister property La Costa Resort and Spa where she was also vice president and general manager. Prior to La Costa, Shute spent six years at La Quinta Resort & Club in La Quinta, Calif., where she was director of resort operations and general manager.
"I'm thrilled to be returning to the desert area," said Shute. "I'm looking forward to helping Rancho Las Palmas continue its legacy as one of the most exceptional getaways in Palm Springs."