International Advisory Board

The mission of the international advisory board is to support the William F. Harrah College of Hospitality in its mission to provide outstanding educational opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students as well as education and research for industry professionals. Through its work, the international advisory board assists the dean with increasing the visibility of the college within the industry and its other academic constituencies.

Board Members

Jeff Baldi
House Advantage

Elizabeth Blau
Blau & Associates

Cath Burns
Gaming Consultant

Andrew Cherng
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc.

Russ Dazzio
R&R Global Hospitality – Gaming

Diana Lerma
Stokes Wagner

Paula Eylar-Lauzon
Boyd Gaming Corporation

Carlos A. Fabbri
Sobel Westex

Marc Falcone

Deirdre Flynn
North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers

Douglas Fryett
Fryett Consulting Group

Robert Grimes
ConStrata Tech Consulting

David Hanlon
Executive Hospitality Partners, LLC

Ann Hoff
MGM Resorts International

Thomas A. Jingoli
Konami Gaming, Inc.

Chuck Lehman

Edward A. Mady
The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows

Dean McClain
McClain Consulting Group

Jordan Meisner
Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Eileen Moore
Caesars Entertainment

Timothy Muir
Focus Brands

Jacob Oberman
MGM Resorts International

Aaron Rosenthal
Tropicana Las Vegas

Susie Southgate-Fox
Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises Inc.

Edward G. Stevenson
Stevenson Gaming Group

Faisal Sublaban
Bonotel Exclusive Travel

Rikki Tanenbaum
San Manuel Casino

Senior Advisors

Taketoshi Takemoto
President and CEO, ACE Denken Co., Ltd.

UNLV Hospitality College Alumni Chapter President

Phil Luchetta
Director of Workforce Management, Monte Carlo Resort and Casino

UNLV PGA Golf Management Advisory Board Chair

Eric Dutt
Vice President Golf Operations, Harrah’s Entertainment