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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

Bill Barulich

BiRite Foodservice Distributors

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 Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and 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


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

Andy Richardson

Vice President
Ginny Richardson Public Relations

Mark Salquist

General Manager
Avatar Hotel

Jeffrey Scharosch

General Manger
Spinnaker Restaurant

Chip Stuckmeyer

Stuckmeyer and Associates, LLC

Brian Walshe

General Manager
Burlingame Country Club

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