Board of Directors


Brent DeRaad
AzLTA Chairman
President & CEO
Visit Tucson


Ken McKenzie
AzLTA Past Chairman
General Manager
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch


Greg Miller
AzLTA Finance Committee
Vice Chair

Enchantment Group


Joseph Hughes
AzLTA Government Affairs
Vice Chair
State and Local Government Affairs
American Airlines


Bill Nassikas
AzLTA Events Committee Vice Chair
President & COO
Westroc Hospitality


Dan Rama
AzLTA Membership Committee
Vice Chair
Principal & Managing Partner
NewGen Worldwide


Steve Moore
AzLTA Executive Committee
President & CEO
Visit Phoenix


Jerry Fischer
AzLTA Executive Committee

Executive Vice President
HSL Properties


Rachel Sacco
AzLTA Executive Committee
President & CEO
Experience Scottsdale


Doug Yonko
AzLTA Executive Committee
Vice President, Communications
Hensley Beverage Corporation


Ghee Alexander
General Manager
El Conquistador Tucson, A Hilton Resort


Maria Baier
Senior Vice President of
Public Affairs
Phoenix Suns | Mercury


Steve Barclay
Executive Director
Beer & Wine Distributors of AZ


James Bennett
Director of Aviation
Sky Harbor International Airport


Linda Brady
Senior Government Relations Representative


Sean Casey
Bearizona Wildlife Park


Ahron Cohen
President & CEO
Arizona Coyotes


Ed Conway
General Manager
Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa


Larry Cuculic
Senior Vice President & General Consel
Best Western International


Chris Curtin
Director of Regulatory Affairs
Young’s Market Company


Sheila Foley
General Manager
Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa


Marc Garcia
President & CEO
Visit Mesa


Julie Giese
ISM Raceway


Paul Gray
General Manager
Arizona Grand Resort & Spa


Amber Harkin
Regional Director, Operations
Lodging Dynamics Hospitality Group


Bob Hayward
Senior Vice President
CHM Warnick


Sherry Henry
Director of Sales
Grace Hospitality Group


Joe Iturri
Managing Director
Saguaro Scottsdale Hotel


Debbie Johnson
Executive Director
Arizona Office of Tourism


Ricardo Landa


SueAnn Lemon
Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Choice Region 12 Co-op/Focus Hospitality Management


Lonnie Lillie
General Manager
Ambiente Landscape Hotel, Sedona


Paige Lund
General Manager
JW Marriottt Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa


Robb McCreary
Hotel Director
Casino Arizona/ Talking Stick


Jeff Meyer
Cactus League Baseball Association


Bettina Nava
OH Strategic Communications


Tony Pereira
Vice President, Stadium Operations
Arizona Cardinals Football Club


Fred Reese
General Manager
Little America Flagstaff


Danielle Russell
Director of Business Development
PGA Tour


Ray Schey
Phoenix Business Journal


Robin Sewell
Owner & Host
Arizona Highways Television


Cal Sheehy
General Manager
London Bridge Resort


Michael Vargas
Director, State and Local Affairs


Trace Ward
Flagstaff CVB


Charles Wetegrove
Regional Director, Operations
Ledgestone Hospitality


Jeremy Wilhide
General Manager
Kimpton Hotel Palomar


Neal Williams
Regional Vice President of Venues


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