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Carson College of Business Hospitality business management advisory board

Hospitality business management advisory board

The School of Hospitality Business Management would like to express its appreciation to these individuals for their vision, diligence, and expert advice.

John Sommer, Chair
Regional Director
Hilton Worldwide

Steve Kirsch, Vice Chair
Hospitality Executive

Lisa Bliss
Procurement Agent-Hotel Program
The Boeing Company

Chris Burdett
Senior Vice President
CBRE Hotels

Tom Drumheller
Escape Lodging

David Evans
Managing Director
David R Evans & Associates

George Forbes
Visitor’s Map

Adrienne Gemperle
Vice President, Partner Resources
Starbucks Coffee Company

Carlye Knowles
Director, Special Events
Leonetti Cellar

Kate Kurkjian
Director, Special Events
Visit Seattle

Jesse Lyon
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Justin Marquart
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Brian McGinnis
North Forty Lodging, LLC

Andrew Olsen
Vice President
Columbia Hospitality, Inc.

Jenni Sandstrom
Washington State University

George Schweitzer
VP of Operations
Crescent Hotels & Resorts

Rick Tupper
General Manager
Courtyard by Marriott

Anthony Anton
Washington Hospitality Association

Washington State University