Theme Park & Attraction Management Advisory Board

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Theme Park & Attraction Management Advisory Board

Kirsten Abbott-West
Director, Talent Development, Leadership/Back of House
Universal Orlando Resort

Jean Gallagher
Director
Americas Operations, Global H.R. Operations
The Walt Disney World Company

Mandy Bond
Senior Vice President Revenue Operations
Food & Beverage, Universal Orlando Resort

Cyn McMyne
Senior Director of Human Resource
DNC Parks & Resorts at KSC, Inc.

Jenny Bordeaux
Senior Event Manager
Universal Orlando Resort

Ady Milman, Ph.D.
Professor
Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Tim Carrier
Corp. Manager Park Revenue Operations
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment Inc.

Parker A. Perry
Guest Experience Manager, Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Walt Disney World

Brett Clark
Senior Manager, Park Services
Universal Orlando Resort

Jeff Polk
Vice President, Operational Resort Development
Universal Orlando Resort

John Dent
Director, Program Development
Walt Disney World

John Riggleman
Senior Director, Global Operations Standards & Harmonization
Universal Parks & Resorts

Duncan Dickson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Rosen College of Hospitality Management*

Heather Eberhart
Director, Animals, Science, Environment Line of Business
Walt Disney World

Christopher Smith
Corporate Director of Food and Beverage
Herschend Family Entertainment

Board Guests

Candi Cain
Adjunct Professor & Facilities Supervisor-Training and Assessment
Universal Orlando
Rosen College Alumna

Sarah Chapman
Guest Experience Manager
Fantasyland East Attractions, Walt Disney World
Rosen College Alumna

Reno Deschaine
Vice President, Global Education & Member Services
International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA)

John Hallenbeck
Vice President – North American Operations
International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA)

Frank Hamedl
Team Lead
Event Operations at Universal Orlando
Rosen College Alumnus

Kevin Joralemon
Chief Aide
Herschend Family Entertainment
Rosen College Alumnus

Jaime Savasta
Manager, Digital Cast Experience
Disney Parks and Resorts Digital
Rosen College Alumnus

Bob Sharpe
Assistant Director, Operations
Volcano Bay, Universal Orlando Resort

Bobbie Wages
IAAPA Foundation

Tom Wages
IAAPA Foundation

Future Theme Park Leaders Association (FTPLA):

Francesca Burri,
Vice President
Future Theme Parks Leaders Association (FTPLA), Rosen College of Hospitality Management

John Gallagher
Secretary
Future Theme Parks Leaders Association (FTPLA), Rosen College of Hospitality Management