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Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2019 – 2020

Joe Adams
CEO, DiscoveryCube/ Ocean Quest

David Beek
Owner, Balboa Island Ferry

Adam Beer
General Manager, Lido House Hotel

Linda M. Beimfohr
VP, Hornblower Cruises & Events
*Secretary, Member at Large

Candace Bisconte, DMCP
Partner, ACCESS Destination Services
*Treasurer, Member at Large

Homer Bludau
*Vice Chairperson, Member at Large

Charles Cho
General Manager, Newport Beach Marriott Bayview

Rush Hill
NRM Real Estate Advisors

Steven Pufpaf
General Manager, Renaissance Newport Beach Hotel

Russ Kline
Director of Sales, American Express
*Member at Large

Kory Kramer
Partner, Eagle Four Partners, Balboa Bay Resort
*Permanent Member

Dennis Kuhl
Chairman, Angels Baseball

Jon Lewis
Chief of Police, Newport Beach Police Dept.

Dan Matusiewicz
Finance Director, City of Newport Beach

Sid Ramani
General Manager, Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

Steve Rosansky
President and CEO, Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce

Alex Santander
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina

Ron Schwartz
Owner, Muldoon’s Irish Pub
Newport Beach Restaurant Association

Gregg Schwenk
CEO/Executive Director, Newport Beach Film Festival

Debbie Snavely
General Manager, Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
*Chairperson, Permanent Member

Joe Stapleton
President, Spinnaker Investment Group

Tanya Thomas
Vice President & General Manager, Fashion Island

Gerard Widder
Managing Director, The Resort at Pelican Hill

Sharon Wood
City of Newport Beach
*City Appointee

Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach

Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach

*Position on Executive Committee

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