Board of Directors

Travel Tacoma - Mt. Rainier Tourism and Sports is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors representing a cross-section of the tourism industry.

Chair | Matt Allen
Kemper Sports

Chair Elect | Nigel English
Heritage Bank

Treasurer | Tom Pavlik
Hotel Murano

Secretary | Becky Newton
City of Lakewood

Past Chair | Evan Marques
Eisenhower Carlson PPLC

At Large | Jeff Woodworth
Woodworth Capital


Carmen Palmer
City of Sumner

Kim Bedier
City of Tacoma

Pat Nagle
Harmon Pub + Brewery

Mike Gommi
Pierce County 
Ted Danek
Ace Hardware


Roshaun Yates
Lifestyle Valet

Shon Sylvia
MetroParks Tacoma

Joe Bushnell
Washington Hospitality Association


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SagaCity Media
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guide publisher]