Board of Directors

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

Board of Directors | Ex Officio

2022 Board of Directors

Brent Lange
Thanksgiving Point

Chris Redgrave
Redgrave & Assoc., LLC

Chris McCandless
CW Management Corporation

Chris Erickson
The Grand America Hotel

Lisa Bennion Rasmussen
Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation

Travis Lindquist
TownePlace by Marriott SLC Downtown

Mary Crafts
Mary Crafts, Inc.

Erin Litvack
Salt Lake County

Jacklyn Briggs
The Gateway/Vestar

Julia Stout
Salt City Events

Sarah Lehman

At Large
Taylor Vriens
Modern Display

At Large
Scott George
Woodbury Corporation

Oz Hutton
Melange, LLC

Arlyn Bradshaw
Salt Lake County Council

Kris Mecham
Deseret Management Corporation

Derek Dyer
Utah Arts Alliance

Jim Breitinger
Natural History Museum of Utah

Pina Purpero
Hyatt Regency Salt Lake City

Levi Thorn
Snowbird/Cottonwood Resorts

Garrett Parker
Hilton Salt Lake City


Ex Officio

Kaitlin Eskelson, President/CEO
Visit Salt Lake

Mayor Jenny Wilson
Mayor of Salt Lake County

Mayor Erin Mendenhall
Mayor of Salt Lake City

Jay Francis, President/CEO 
South Valley Chamber

Dan Hayes, General Manager
Salt Palace Convention Center

Vicki Varela, Executive Director
Utah Office of Tourism

Bill Wyatt, Director
Salt Lake City Department of Airports

Natalie Randall, Executive Director
Utah Tourism Industry Association

Juan Becerra
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Kimberly Barnett
Salt Lake County Office Convention and Visitor Services

Barbara Riddle, President-CEO
Chamber West

Michele Corigliano, Executive Director
Salt Lake Area Restaurant Association

Reed Forrester, Regional Manager
Delta Air Lines

Erik Christiansen, Legal Counsel
Parsons Behle & Latimer

Theresa Foxley, President-CEO 
Economic Development Corporation of Utah

Dee Brewer
Downtown Alliance