Visitor Information Center
Salt Lake Visitors Center in the Salt Palace

Board of Trustees

It's a group effort. We are grateful to our Executive Committee and Board of Trustees for the time they spend helping us improve the area economy by attracting and providing support to conventions, leisure travelers, and visitors.  

Executive Committee | Board of Trustees | Ex Officio

2016 Executive Committee

Mary Crafts-Homer
Culinary Crafts

Scott George
Woodbury Corporation

Arlyn Bradshaw
Salt Lake County Council

Kevin Bruder
Maverik Center

Eric Christiansen
Parsons Behle & Latimer

Chris Erickson
The Grand America Hotel

Karen Hale
Salt Lake County

Doug Koob
Marriott Salt Lake City Center

Joe Lambert
Joe Lambert

Dee Brewer
City Creek Center

Chris Erickson
The Grand America Hotel

Erin Litvack
Salt Lake County

Abby Murtagh
Hilton Salt Lake City Center

Chris Redgrave
Zions First National Bank

Alan Rindlisbacher
Layton Construction

Taylor Vriens
Modern Expo & Events

Neil Wilkinson
Temple Square Hospitality


Board of Trustees

Tom Adams
Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation

Karen Boe
Boe Marketing

Nichol Bourdeaux
Utah Transit Authority

Steve Boulay
Magic Space Entertainment

Fred Boutwell
Gastronomy, Inc.

Jim Breitinger
Natural History Museum of Utah

Amy Coady
Squatters Pub Brewery

Sharon Cook
Mountain America Credit Union 

Dennis Copyak
Le Bus

Joe Costanzo

Judy Cullen

Lee Dever
Third Judicial District Court

Zeke Dumke III
Western States Management Corporation

Dave Fields
Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort

Jason Ford
Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel

Reed Forrester
Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Jay Garrett
Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek

William G. Gibbs
William G. Gibbs Attorney at Law

Joey Gilbert
Utah Society of Association Executives

Mike Grass
Mike Grass

Keith Griffall
Western Leisure

Brandon Hansen
Solitude Mountain Resort Accommodations

Doug Hofeling
Squatters Pub Brewery

Michael Hopkins
Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation

David Hunter
EdgeWorks Events

Oz Hutton
Melange Liquid Catering

Larry Jackstien
Marketing Hospitality Associates

Dave Jensen
Utah Food Services

P. David Jensen
Innovision Property Group

Christina Jepson
Parsons Behle & Latimer

Brent Lange
Hale Center Theater

T.G. Bud Mahas 
Bud Mahas Construction, Inc. 

Dr. Kelly K. Matthews 
Kelly K. Matthews 

Tom Morgan 
Zion First National Bank 

Peter Nardelli 
Enterprise Rent-A-Car 

Carolyn Nichols 
Utah Attorney General's Office 

Senator Wayne Niederhauser 
Utah State Senate

Jeff Olpin
Sequoia Hospitality

Jim Olson 
The Utah Jazz 

Sara Pearce
Center for the Arts

Andy Pettingill
Western States Lodging & Management

Eva Rinaldi 
Sundance Institute 

Steven Romney 
Suburban Land Reserve, Inc. 

Adrienne Ruderman 
Delta Air Lines, Inc. 

Lawrence R Scott 
Legacy Hospitality Group, LLC 

Brent Shingleton 
Temple Square Hospitality 

Douglas Smith 
Event Lab 

Joe Snarr
DoubleTree Suites Salt Lake City Downtown

Dave Spatafore 
Capstone Strategies 

Robert Spendlove 
Zions First National Bank 

Bob Springmeyer, Jr. 
Bonneville Research 

Robert Sullivan 
Utah Food Services 

Nathan D Thomas 
Jones, Waldo, Holbrook, & McDonough 

Maxine Turner 
Cuisine Unlimited Catering & Special Events 

Andrea Wolcott 
Andrea Wolcott 

Guy Woodbury 
Woodbury Corporation 

Wally Wright 
Wally Wright 


Ex Officio

Mayor Ben McAdams 
Mayor of Salt Lake County

Mayor Tom Dolan 
Mayor of Sandy City

Lane Beattie, President 
Salt Lake Chamber

Scott Beck, President-CEO 
Visit Salt Lake

Theresa Foxley, President-CEO 
Economic Development Corp. of Utah

Jordan Garn, Executive Director
Utah Hotel & Lodging AssociationSalt Palace Convention Center
South Towne Expo Center

Jason Mathis, Executive Director
Downtown Alliance

Nathan Rafferty, President-CEO
Ski Utah/Utah Ski & Snowboard Assn.

Melva Sine, President-CEO
Utah Restaurant Association

Duane & Margaret Cardall
Visitor Activities - The Church of 
Jesus Christof Latter-day Saints

Vicki Varela, Director
Utah Office of Tourism, 
Film and Global Branding