2020 VMS Board of Regents & Faculty

Philip Jordan, CVE - CHAIR ELECT
Regent & Instructor
Principal
Performative Solutions, LLC
Salt Lake City, UT

Paul Turner, CVE, CSSP - CHAIR ELECT 
Regent & Instructor
Senior Director, Event Operations
AT&T Stadium
Arlington, TX

Chris Whitney, CPA - 2ND CHAIR ELECT
Regent & Instructor
Assistant General Manager/Director of Finance
INTRUST Bank Arena
Wichita, KS

Todd Hunt, CVE - PAST CHAIR
Regent & Instructor
Executive Director
BancorpSouth Arena and Conference Center
Tupelo, MS

Eric Hart, CVE - DEAN - GI
Regent & Instructor
President/CEO
Tampa Sports Authority
Tampa, FL

Kim Bedier, CVE - ASSISTANT DEAN - GI
Regent & Instructor
Director, Venues & Events
City of Tacoma, Venues & Events
Tacoma, WA

Richard Andersen, CVE, ICD.D
Instructor
Chief Illuminations Officer
Venue Solutions Group
Tacoma, WA

Antony Bonavita, CVE
Instructor
Senior Vice President, Facility Operations
Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Cleveland, OH

Doug Booher, CVE
Instructor
Director
IU Auditorium
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN

Adam Cook, CVE
Regent & Instructor
Director, Venues & Events
City of Tacoma, Venues & Events
Tacoma, WA

Millie Dixon, ASTC
Instructor
Principal
Theatre Projects
Denver, CO 

Adina Erwin, CVE
Regent & Instructor
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
The Fox Theatre - Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

Michael Garcia, CVE
Regent & Instructor
Chair, Music Industry Department
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Dean Hassall, AVM, CVE
Instructor
Director
Dean Hassall Consulting, Pty Ltd
Aspley, Queensland, Australia

Robert Hunter, CVE 
Instructor
Senior Project Manager
Crossroads Consulting Services
St. Petersburg, FL

Tammy Koolbeck, CVE
Ex Officio Regent & Instructor
Executive Director
Iowa State Center
Ames, IA

Steve Mackenzie, AFMEA
Regent & Instructor
President
EventBooking
Knoxville, TN

Michael Marion, CVE 
Instructor
General Manager
Verizon Arena
North Little Rock, AR

Kerry Painter, CVE, CEM, CMP
Regent & Instructor
Director General Manager
Raleigh Convention &  Performing Arts Complex
Raleigh, NC

Cheryl Swanson, CVE
Regent & Instructor
Vice President/General Manager
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
Columbia, SC

Gavin Taylor
Visiting VMA Instructor 
General Manager
WAFC Domain Stadium
Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia 

 

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