Leadership

Founding Board Members

Our Founding Board Members are responsible for fulfilling the implementation and execution of the Women's Hospitality Initiative, its mission and objectives.

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CHELLE ADAMS

The Cosmopolitan of

Las Vegas

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ELIZABETH BLAU

Blau & Associates

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CHRISTINA ELLIS

Ellis Island Casino/Village

Pub Management Group

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SUSAN FENIGER

Border Grill

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KIMBERLY GRANT

ThinkFood Group

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ALISSA KELLY

PR Plus

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VICTORIA LEVIN

Blau & Associates

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JOLENE MANNINA

Secret Burger

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PUNAM MATHUR

Elaine P. Wynn & Family Foundation

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EILEEN MOORE

Caesars Entertainment

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LORA PICINI

Caesars Entertainment

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AMY ROSSETTI

Rossetti Public Relations

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NAOMI STRASSER

Aerial Communications Group

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ARLENE WSZALEK

Allied Global Marketing

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RACHEL MAYS AYOTTE

Bread & Butter Public Relations

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ANAMARIE ELLIS

Ellis Island Casino/Village

Pub Management Group

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ANNMARIE FEILER

Special Event Management, LLC

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PHILIPPA FRYMAN

The Venetian and Palazzo Resort

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LIN SMITH JEROME, J.D.

Café Lola & Sainte Honoré

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MARY CHOI KELLY

MCK Leadership

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ALEXANDRA LOURDES, PhD

Café Lola & Sainte Honoré

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LISA MARCHESE

Witkoff

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MARY SUE MILLIKEN

Border Grill

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JULIE MURRAY

Moonridge Group

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EDIE RODRIGUEZ

PONANT CRUISES

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SAVERA SANDHU

Newmeyer Dillion

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KRISTIN WHITTEMORE

Blau & Associates

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Strategic Advisory Board

Our Strategic Advisory Board is responsible for providing strategic direction, driving community awareness, breaking down barriers and building connections across the hospitality industry both locally and nationally.

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PAUL BARTOLOTTA

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JAN JONES BLACKHURST

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JOE ESSA

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BERTHA GONZÁLEZ NIEVES

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STOWE SHOEMAKER

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DON SNYDER

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MARILYN SPIEGEL

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DIANA BENNETT

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RICHARD BOSWORTH

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JOHN KUNKEL

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MICHAEL SEVERINO

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MICHAEL SHULMAN

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IAN STALLER

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ELAINE WYNN

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If you want to lift up humanity, empower women.  It is the most comprehensive, pervasive, high-leverage investment you can make in human beings.”

 —Melinda Gates