IHLAEF Board of Directors

OFFICERS

CHAIRMAN
Nabil Moubayed, CHA

VICE CHAIRMAN
Misty Johanson

TREASURER
Dale McFarland 

SECRETARY
Ed Copeland

PRESIDENT & CEO
Marc Gordon

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Carol Brown, PhD
Director, Assistant Professor
Roosevelt University 
Manfred Steinfeld School of 
Hospitality & Tourism Management 

Rich Cialabrini        
Senior Association Relationship Manager
Constellation  

Ed Copeland 
Instructor
Kendall College 

Kim Corrigan 
General Manager 
The Blackstone, Autograph Collection

Paul Daly 
General Manager | Area Vice President
Hyatt Regency O'Hare | Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Shevket Dardovski
Vice President 
SP+ 

Doug Dean 
General Manager 
Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile 

Jim Donivan 
Director, National Accounts  
The Wall Street Journal | Dow Jones & Company 

Mike Feigenbaum
General Manager
Westin Lombard Yorktown Center 

Marc Gordon
President & CEO
Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association

Kirsten Guill
General Manager 
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park 

Misty Johanson 
Director | Dean
DePaul University 
School of Hospitality Leadership 

Driehaus College of Business

Arnie Karr
President
Karr & Associates, Inc.

Dale McFarland
President & CEO
Veracity Hospitality

Ginny Morrison
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Spire Hospitality

Nabil Moubayed, CHA 
General Manager | Area Director of Operations Midwest
Kimpton Gray Hotel 
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants 

Michelle Ohlhaber
Owner       
Amso Consulting 

Andy Schwebel
Vice President
Albany Bank & Trust Company

David Sowell
CCS Prime

Lisa Timbo 
General Manager
JW Marriott Chicago

 





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