Board of Directors & Committees

Ventura Visitors & Convention Bureau Board of Directors

Effective July 1, 2020, through June 30, 2021

Executive  Committee

Ed Wehan | Chairperson
Citizen at Large

Nancy Pedersen | Past-Chairperson
Citizen at Large

Barbara Quaid | Secretary
Chief Financial Officer, Ventura County Fairgrounds

Victor Dollar | Treasurer
Large Hotel/Operator, Four Points by Sheraton




Josh Spiker
Citizen at Large | Mile 26 Sports

Alex Hong
Restaurant/Owner/Operator | Coastal Cone

Steve Doll
Citizen at Large | NAI Capital Commercial

Banks Staples Pecht
Cultural Affairs Commission Liaison

Cheryl Heitmann
Downtown Ventura Organization Liaison

Suresh Patel
Small Hotel/Motel/Operator | Amanzi Hotel

Doug Halter
Citizen at Large | Halter Landscape

Mike Marostica
Parks & Recreation Commission Liaison

Brian Pendleton
Pt Commission/Ventura Harbor Representative



Advisory Board

Michael Anderson
Rotary Club

Stephanie Caldwell
Ventura Chamber of Commerce

Sabine Dodane
Reves de Sabine

Stephanie Hogue
Latitudes Galllery

Luisa Hyatt
Rincon Brewing

Kenneth May
CEO, Swift Chip

Akemi Shapiro
Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach

Jim White
Citizen at Large

Brian Tucker
Ventura County Coast, VCLA Liaison



2020 TMD Steering Committee

Dean Chapman
Best Western Plus/Vagabond Ventura

Victor Dollar
Brighton Hotels/Four Points by Sheraton

Pearl Feist
Marriott Ventura Beach

Mayur Patel
Mission Bell/Loop Motor Lodge/Bayshore Inn

Suresh Patel
Amanzi Hotel Ventura

Danny Quintana
Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach

Ed Wehan
Visit Ventura Board Chairperson



TMD Committee Meeting Agenda/ Minutes Archive 

TBD – Agenda | Minutes (when approved)