Board of Directors

The elected Board of Visit Spokane is composed of business leaders representing the region of Spokane and the tourism industry. The tourism industry includes, but is not limited to, hoteliers, retailers, culinary establishments, arts and culture, and recreation.


Chair: Meg Barbieri
Bridge Consulting LLC

Vice Chair: Stephanie Curran
Spokane Public Facilities District

Immediate Past Chair:
Dean Feldmeier

DoubleTree by Hilton Spokane City Center

At Large: Dania Duke
The Davenport Hotel Collection

Treasurer: Jody Sander
Sterling Hospitality Management

Maureen Dodroe

Visit Spokane

Board Members

Joel Barbour
The Great PNW

*Alisha Benson
Greater Spokane Incorporated

*Lance Beck
Greater Spokane Valley
Chamber of Commerce

*Ashley Blake
Spokane Sports Commission

*Emilie Cameron
Downtown Spokane Partnership

Ginger Ewing
Terrain Programs

Grant Guinn
Tru by Hilton Spokane Valley

Danika Hatcher
Whitworth University

Phil Haugen
Kalispel Tribal Economic Authority/
Northern Quest Resort & Casino

Cris Kaminskas
City of Liberty Lake, Mayor

Josh Kerns
Spokane County Commissioner

Justin Kobluk
WestCoast Entertainment

*Mark Losh
West Plains Chamber of Commerce

Meredith Rainville
Best Western Plus City Center

Harry Sladich
Spokane Public Facilities District Board Member

Vanessa Swenson
Wildland Cooperative

Joel Williamson
The Grain Shed/
Spokane Workers Cooperative

Nadine Woodward
City of Spokane, Mayor

Zack Zappone
City of Spokane, City Council

*J. Todd Taylor/*Jenae M Ball
Randall Danskin - Legal Council

*Ex Officio (a nonvoting member of the Board of Directors)