Who we are

The Board of Trustees is comprised of leaders within the state’s hospitality industry who are passionate about providing opportunities for individuals to enter, grow and excel in the industry. The responsibilities of the board include fundraising, allocation of scholarship funds and assisting in the development and ongoing growth of the foundation.

Diane Gandy, President and Irving Pamblanco, Vice President of the Nevada Hotel and Lodging Foundation provide strategic management and oversight of the entity. The Board of Trustees meet quarterly to review and guide the current business, fundraising, financial status, issues, and future activities.

Officers and Trustees

Donald Bowman

CEO & Founder
Donald Bowman Consulting

Vice Chairperson
Chris Breed

Vice President of Resort Operations
Soleil Management

President and Founder
Diane Gandy

Nevada Hotel & Lodging Association

Shannon McCallum

Shannon McCallum

V.P. of Hotel Operations
Resorts World Las Vegas

Jaime Miranda

Jaime Miranda

Vice President of Hotel Operations/Luxury Services
Venetian Resort Las Vegas

Greg Chase

Qualtrics XM Institute, XM Catalyst

Evan Meyer

Director of Hotel Operations, Downtown Region
Boyd Gaming

Robert Jenny
Hotel Manager
Waldorf Astoria Las Vegas

Nevada Hotel and Lodging Foundation Committees:

  • Fundraising
  • Great Chef Run
  • Volunteers

Committees have openings for members to join and assist in the dynamic activities and progress accomplished through each committee. Committee members must be currently employed in a hotel or related industry position to serve.
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