The Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board is headed by a member Board of Directors representing a cross-section of the Los Angeles business community impacted by LA's travel and tourism industry. These elected directors serve on a non-paid, voluntary basis. The programs and policies approved by the voluntary leadership are carried out by a full-time professional staff of over 100 under its President.

Chairman
Alan Rothenberg, Esq.
Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer
1st Century Bank

Secretary-Treasurer
Carl Schuster
President & Chief Executive Officer
Wolfgang Puck Catering & Events

President and Chief Executive Officer
Ernest Wooden Jr.
Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board

Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board
Board of Directors
Fiscal Year 2016-2017

Robert Alter
President
Seaview Investors, LLC

Clay Andrews
General Manager
Figueroa Hotel

Charles A. Bassett
Chief Strategic Development Officer
L&R Group of Companies

Mark Beccaria
President 
Aames-Warner Corporation 

Dr. Lori Bettison-Varga
President & Director
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Aliya Bokhari
Regional Vice President & General Manager
American Express Co. | Merchant Services – U.S.

Javier Cano
Vice President and Market General Manager
The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles & JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE

Steve Choe
General Manager
InterContinental Los Angeles Century City at Beverly Hills

Grant Coonley
General Manager
Hilton LA Airport

Michael Czarcinski
Managing Director
Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites

Mark Davis
General Manager
Hilton Los Angeles Universal City

Bill Doak
1st Vice President
Hotel Group with CIM Group

Maria Elena Durazo
Vice President for Immigration, Civil Rights and Diversity
Unite Here

Susan Feniger
Chef/Owner
Border Grill Restaurant & Mud Hen Tavern

Tom Gilmore
CEO 
Gilmore Associates

Todd Goldstein
Chief Revenue Officer
AEG

Bob Gregson 
General Manager
The Line Hotel

James Holleran
Reach Agency
EVP, Head of Entertainment Division

Karen Irwin
Universal Studios Hollywood
President & COO

Brian Johnson
Managing Director
Loews Hollywood Hotel

Danny Kahn
Executive Director
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood

Peter Kwong
Owner
Best Western Plus Dragon Gate Inn

Martin V. Lee
Chief Financial Officer
Triac Development Corp.

Jonathan Litvack
General Manager
Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown

Murray Lowe
General Manager 
Warner Center Marriott

Kyle Mabry
Vice President - Western Division
American Airlines

Scott Mills
General Manager
The Garland

Michael Newcombe 
General Manager
Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills

Chris Park
Senior Vice President
Hanjin International Corp.

Dr. Timothy Potts
Director
J.Paul Getty Museum

Jean-Jacques Reibel
General Manager
Intercontinental Los Angeles Downtown

Adam Roseman
CEO
FansTang

Jeffrey N. Rudolph
President and CEO
California Science Center

Helen Simmons
General Manager
Omni Los Angeles Hotel

Jayme Wilson
President
Spirit Cruises

Heather Vandenberghe
Chief Marketing Officer – U.S. Operations
Westfield

Legal Counsel
David S. Aikenhead, Esq.
Aikenhead, Cipes & Supanich