Visit Orlando 2021 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

2021 Visit Orlando Board of Directors Brian Comes, General Manager, Hyatt Regency Orlando

Brian Comes (Chair)

Area Vice President
Hyatt Regency Orlando

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Terry Prather

Terry Prather (Chair-elect)

Chief Operating Officer
LIFT Orlando

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Don Engfer, Tishman Hotel Corporation

Don Engfer (Past Chair)

Principal 
Engfer & Associates

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Harold Mills, Vice Chairman of the Board, Zero Chaos

Harold Mills (Secretary)

Chief Executive Officer
VMD Ventures

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director William A. Davis, President & Chief Operating Officer, Universal Orlando Resort

William A. Davis (Treasurer)

President & Chief Operating Officer
Universal Orlando Resort

Casandra Matej, President and CEO Visit Orlando

Casandra Matej

President & Chief Executive Officer
Visit Orlando

Elected Directors

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director John Arie, Jr.

John Arie Jr.

President & CEO
Fun Spot America Theme Parks

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Robert Bray

Robert Bray

General Manager
Orlando World Center Marriott

Headshot for  2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Donna Dyson

Donna Dyson

Market President/Publisher
Orlando Business Journal

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Dan Giordano, General Manager, Rosen Shingle Creek/Rosen Hotels

Dan Giordano

General Manager
Rosen Shingle Creek

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Scott Hudgins

Scott Hudgins

Chief Commercial Officer
Walt Disney World Resort

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Paul S. Mears, III, President, Mears Transportation Group & Hello Florida! Inc.

Paul S. Mears, III

President
Hello! Destination Management

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Robert Miles, President, Bags

Bob Miles

President
Bags Inc.

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Kyle Miller

Kyle Miller

Park President
SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica and Discovery Cove

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Chris Mueller

Chris Mueller

General Manager
Hilton Orlando

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Barbara Poma

Barbara Poma

Founder
OnePulse Foundation

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Fred Sawyers

Fred Sawyers

Managing Director
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek and Waldorf Astoria Orlando

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Atish Shah

Atish Shah

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Xenia Hotels & Resorts

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Thomas Steinhauer

Thomas Steinhauer

Regional Vice President & General Manager
Four Seasons Resort Orlando

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Thibaut Van Marcke

Thibaut van Marcke

President/Senior Vice President
Dr. P. Phillips Hospital/Orlando Health

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Evan Wyant

Evan Wyant

Orlando Market President
BB&T

At-Large Directors

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Barbara Bowden

Barb Bowden

Area Managing Director
Loews Hotels at Universal Orlando

Headshot for Charlie Freeman, Chief Operating Officer, Orlando Magic and 2016 Visit Orlando Board Elected Director

Charlie Freeman

Chief Operating Officer
Orlando Magic

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Steven Jamieson, General Manager, The Mall at Millenia

Steven Jamieson

General Manager
The Mall at Millenia

Ex-Officio Directors

Headshot for Mayor Jerry Demings

The Honorable Jerry Demings

Orange County Mayor
Orange County Government

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Roseann Harrington

Roseann Harrington Mayor Demings' Designate

Chief of Staff
Office of the Mayor

Headshot for the Honorable Buddy Dyer, Mayor, City of Orlando and Visit Orlando Board Ex-Officio Director

The Honorable Buddy Dyer

Mayor
City of Orlando

Headshot for Brooke R. Bonnett, Director, Economic Development Department and 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Visit Orlando Board, Mayor Buddy Dyer's Designate

Brooke R. Bonnett Mayor Dyer's Designate

Director of Economic Development
City of Orlando

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Robert Agrusa

Robert Agrusa

President/CEO
Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association

Headshot for Phillip Brown, Executive Director, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority and 2015, 2016 Visit Orlando Board Ex-Officio Director

Phillip Brown

Chief Executive Officer
Greater Orlando Aviation Authority

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Tim Giuliani

Timothy Giuliani

President and CEO
Orlando Economic Partnership

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Mark Tester

Mark Tester

Executive Director
Orange County Convention Center

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Gerald Hector

Gerald Hector University of Central Florida Designate

Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance
University of Central Florida

County-Appointed Ex-Officio Directors

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Diana M. Font, President, DMFont Events

Diana Font

President
DM Font Events

Headshot for 2021 Visit Orlando Board of Director Yogita Inamdar

Yogita Inamdar

Director-Social Responsibility, Inclusion & Diversity
Wyndham Destinations

Legal Counsel

Headshot for William T. Dymond, Jr., President and CEO, Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. and 2015, 2016 Visit Orlando General Counsel

William T. Dymond

Shareholder, CEO & President
Lowndes