Board of Directors

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


Chair | Evan Marques
Eisenhower + Carlson, PLLC

Chair Elect | Matt Allen
Chambers Bay

Treasurer | Tom Pavlik
Hotel Murano

Secretary | Becky Newton
City of Lakewood


Laurie Beck, Past Chair
La Quinta Inn + Suites

Brenda Fritsvold
City of Puyallup

Carmen Palmer
City of Sumner

Carole Anne McQuade
The Swiss

Dean Burke
South Sound Sports Commission

Kim Bedier
City of Tacoma

Laurel McQuade
City of Fife

Pat Nagle
Harmon Pub + Brewery

Rob Allen
Pierce County Economic Development

Roshaun Yates
Lifestyle Valet

Sandra Eliason
MetroParks Tacoma

Joe Bushnell
Washington Hospitality Association


[information technologies]

[website developer]

SagaCity Media
[visitor guide + meeting planner
guide publisher]