Executive Committee

Tammy Bateman

Past Chairman

General Manager, The Castle Hotel

Greg Rice


Embassy Suites Orlando
International Drive/Convention Center

Brian Comes

Vice Chairman

Area Vice President, Hyatt Regency

Chris Mueller

2nd Vice Chairman

Hilton Orlando

John Stine


Central Florida Hospitality Advisors

David Vallillo

Past Chairman

General Manager - Embassy Suites Jamaican Court

Joshua Wallack


CEO, Mango's Tropical Cafe

Phil Caronia

OCCC Development

General Manager, Rosen Centre

Maria Triscari


International Drive Resort Area Chamber of Commerce

John Chidester

Director of Marketing

Fun Spot

Greg Corbly

General Manager

Dave and Busters

Frank Dolley

General Manager

Coco Key Resort

Dan Donovan

Sr. Director Consumer Sales

Universal Orlando

Don Dooley

Area General Manager

Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets
Orlando International Premium Outlets
Orlando Outlet Marketplace

Jamie Hawthorne

Director of Sales

Walt Disney World Resort

Elcy Hernandez

Community Relations Manager

Orlando Health

Paul Hoffine

General Manager

Ripley's Believe it or Not!

Chris Jaskiewicz



Barbara Kenney


Kenney Communications

Anthony Lazzara

General Manager

Crowne Plaza Orlando

Michelle Logel

General Manager

Hyatt Place Orlando I-Drive/Convention Center

Bob Miles


Bags, Inc.

Justin Norvell

Director of Operations

Top Golf Orlando

James Paulding

General Manager

Merlin Entertainment

Mark Politte

General Manager

Doubletree by Hilton

Kim Praniewicz


The Media Authority

Alejandro Pezzini


AMP Group

James Robinson

Duke Energy

Terry Ross

Director of Marketing


Nina Shirk

District General Manager

Hyatt House/Hyatt Place

Brian Smalls

General Manager

Pointe Orlando
Brixmor Property Group

Mark Tester

Executive Director

Orange County Convention Center

Dr. Youcheng Wang


UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Steve Vinciguerra

Tourism Sales

SeaWorld Parks & Resorts Orlando

Ex Officio Board MembersĀ 

Marty J. Smith

Protective Security Advisor

U.S. Homeland Security

Alberto Vargas


Orange County Planning

Captain Joe Scuterro

Sector Commander

Orange County Sheriff's Office