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Hospitality Management Advisory Board

The Hospitality Management Advisory Board represents the broader hospitality industry and provides industry-specific feedback, and assists students in securing internships and jobs.

Michael Amin

Managing Partner
The Amin Group


Jana Atlas

Vice President
Global Conferences and Events


Cliff Atkinson

General Manager
Mandarin Oriental
Las Vegas


Ron Banaszak

General Manager
St. Francis Yacht Club


Bill Barulich

BiRite Foodservice Distributors


Michael Bohlsen

Bohlsen Restaurant Groupl
Islip, NY


Henry Bose

Senior Vice President
CBRE Hotels


Kevin Carroll

Executive Director
Hotel Council of San Francisco


Andy Chang

Sunset Development Company


Hagen Choi

Tower Tours


Michael Coughlin

The Claremont Hotel, Club & Spa


Joseph Curran

Vice President of Marketing
Hotel Nikko


Paul Frentsos

Executive VP, Chief Operating Officer
San Francisco Travel Association


Mary Gallo

E & J Gallo Winery


Nelum Gundewardane

General Manager
InterContinental Mark Hopkins Hotel


Randolph Guthrie



Margaret Handlery

The Handlery Foundation


Randall Kies

Sr. Vice President
Growth and Development
Lark Creek Restaurant Group


Thomas Klein (Chairman)

Regional VP & GM California Region
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts


Toni Knorr

General Manager
St. Regis Hotel


Matthias Kowalsky

Vice President, Financial Controller
Kimpton Hotels and Resorts


Jaime Law

Assistant Vice President
HVS Global Hospitality Services


Jeffrey Mall

Owner/Executive Chef
Zin Restaurant & Wine Bar


Lisa McEuen

Sr. Vice President
Strategic Marketing and Business
Compass Group


Lynn Mohrfeld

President & CEO
California Hotel & Lodging Association


Garrett O'Doherty

Synergy Meeting Solutions, LLC


Susan Piel

Event Marketing Manager
TIBCO Software, Inc.


Andy Richardson

Vice President
Ginny Richardson Public Relations


Mark Salquist

General Manager
Avatar Hotel


Jeffrey Scharosch

General Manger
Spinnaker Restaurant


Greg Smith

Corporate EVP, People Services
Commune Hotels & Resorts


Chip Stuckmeyer

Stuckmeyer and Associates, LLC


Preston Walton

Assistant Vice President
Community Counseling Services


Fedele Bauccio

Bon Appetit Management Co.


Michael Dellar

Lark Creek Restaurant Group


Dale Hess, CAE


Elliot Katz, CFE, HAAC

Golden Gate Coffee Distributors, LLC


Mary Jo Martin



Bob Puccini

The Puccini Group

Robert Wilhelm

Retired, Hotelier


Don Wudtke

Don Wudtke and Associates, Inc.


If you are interested in the activities of any of these Boards, please contact the Department of Hospitality Management at