2020-2021 Board of Directors

Chair of the Board

Clifford "Rip" Rippetoe, CVE

President and CEO
San Diego Convention Center Corporation

Senior Officers

1st Vice Chair

Eric Hart, CVE

President/CEO
Tampa Sports Authority

2nd Vice Chair

Adina Erwin, CVE

Senior VP of Business Operations
TD Garden

Past Chair

Tammy Koolbeck, CVE

Executive Director
Iowa State Center

   

Management Ex-Officio

President & CEO

Brad Mayne, CVE

President & CEO
IAVM
 

   

Regional Directors

Region 1

Frantzer Le Blanc, CVP, MBA

Assistant General Manager
UMBC Event Center

Region 2

Jim Brown, CVE

Executive Director
Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center

Region 3

Scott Hallgren, CVE

Executive Director
Bridge View Center

Region 4

Chris Hayden

Director of Sports Facilities
Montana State University

Region 5

Brandi Quick, CVE

Executive Director
Huntsville-Madison County Marina & Port Authority

Region 6

Jeff Davis, CVE, CVP, CMP

Executive Director
Special Event Facilities
The University of Texas at Arlington

Region 7

Robert Elliott, CVP

Director of Production
Mesa Arts Center

 

IAVM/VMA Asia Pacific

Steve Harper, CVE

Director of Arenas
Melbourne and Olympic Parks

Sector Directors

Allied

Mark Gnatovic

Executive Vice President
SearchWide Global

Arenas

Scott Mullen, CVE

Executive Director
TaxSlayer Center

Convention Centers/Exhibit Halls

Erin Jepson, CMP, CVP

Performing Arts

Jennifer Norris, CVE

Assistant Managing Director
San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center

Stadiums

Patrick Tetrick, CVP, GSP

Director of Guest Relations
Broncos Field at Mile High

Universities

Bobby Goldwater, CVE

Faculty
Georgetown University Sports Industry Management

Board of Trustees

Bill Bavirsha, CVE

Associate Athletic Director/General Manager
UIC Sports Complex

   

Ex-Officio Board Members

 

Board of Governors

Dan Archabal, CVP - Chair

 

Board of Regents

Philip Jordan, CVE

Principal
Performative Solutions, LLC

 

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