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

Randolph Guthrie

John Handlery
President of Handlery Hotels

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
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