The Team

A proven turnaround leader as President/CEO with demonstrated success in such industries as Major Events, Marketing, Entertainment, and Nonprofits. A servant-leader skilled in Conflict Resolution, Public Speaking, Event Management, Government Relations, Community Service, and Outdoor Adventures.

University of Southern California: Masters in Public Administration

BIOLA University: BS in Recreation & Camp Management

"One of the Most Creative CEO's in America"

~ Amusement Business Magazine (Venues Today)

Spearheaded one of the "Fastest Growing Fairs in North America", increasing attendance by 44% over a 4 year period.

Customer Service expert, Marketing maverick, Army veteran, and Event Management enthusiast. Industry presenter on technology, mapping the guest journey, and post-pandemic event safety.

International Association of Fairs and Expositions: Board Member, 2020-2021

Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism: Board Member, 2019-2021

IAFE Young Professionals Initiative: Steering Committee Member, 2020

University of Southern California: MS in Integrated Design, Business, and Technology (expected graduation Aug. 2023)

University of San Francisco: BS in Management

IAFE Institute of Fair Management: Graduate

IAFE Century Club: Member since 2019

Background in Sales, Marketing, Operations, Customer Service, and Logistics, with a variety of roles in the Events Industry.

Azusa Pacific University: Masters in Business Administration

Azusa Pacific University: BA in Business Administration

Experienced General Manager in the Food & Beverages industry. Skilled in Electrical Estimating, Production Management, Event Management, Media Production, and Production Planning. Contracted services with Live Nation, HARD, Production Club, Wilson Events, and Productionology.

  • Senior Director of Operations, Chick-Fil-A

  • General Manager - Downtown Disney Operations, Working to Give, Inc.

  • Freelance Production Assistant, Pickering Productions

University of Southern California: BS in Music Industry