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 | Laurie Beck
Shilo Inn + Suites

Chair Elect | Evan Marques
Eisenhower + Carlson, PLLC

Treasurer | Matt Allen
Chambers Bay

Secretary | Becky Newton
City of Lakewood


Jeremy Foust, Past Chair
Whittaker Mountaineering

Al Abbott
CarrotStick Marketing

Brenda Fritsvold
City of Puyallup

Carmen Palmer
City of Sumner

Carole Anne McQuade
The Swiss

Dean Burke
South Sound Sports Commission

Denise Dyer
Pierce County

Karen Scott
City of Gig Harbor

Kim Bedier
City of Tacoma

Laurel McQuade
City of Fife

Pat Nagle
Harmon Pub + Brewery

Roshaun Yates
Lifestyle Valet

Shon Sylvia
MetroParks Tacoma

Tom Pavlik
Hotel Murano


[information technologies]

[website developer]

SagaCity Media
[visitor guide + meeting planner
guide publisher]