2016 Board of Directors

Travel Tacoma + Pierce County is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors representing a cross-section of the tourism industry.


Chair | Jeremy Foust
Whittaker Mountaineering

Chair Elect | Laurie Beck
Shilo Inns

Treasurer | Evan Marques
Eisenhower + Carlson, PLLC

Secretary | Becky Newton
City of Lakewood


Al Abott
Carrot Stick Marketing

Brenda Arline
City of Puyallup

Carmen Palmer
City of Sumner

Carole Anne McQuade
The Swiss

Dean Burke
South Sound Sports Commission

Denise Dyer
Pierce County

Kathy Franklin
The Maritime Inn

Kim Bedier
City of Tacoma

Laurel McQuade
City of Fife

Mark Horrace
Hampton Inn + Suites, Dupont

Matt Allen
Chambers Bay

Pat Nagle
Harmon Pub + Brewery

Roshaun Yates
Lifestyle Valet

Shon Sylvia
MetroParks Tacoma

Steve James
Daffodil Festival


[information technologies]

[website developer]

SagaCity Media
[visitor guide + meeting planner
guide publisher]