GBCVB Officers & Board of Directors

GBCVB Officers

President & CEO

Martha J. Sheridan, President & CEO, Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau

Chairman of the Board

James Carmody, General Manager/Vice President, Seaport Hotel & Seaport World Trade Center

1st Vice Chair

Ronda McLeod, Manager Regional Marketing Northeast, JetBlue Airways

2nd Vice Chair

Daniel Donahue, President, Saunders Hotel Group

3rd Vice Chair

John Murtha, General Manager, Boston Omni Parker House Hotel

Past Chair

Lawrence Cancro, Senior VP Fenway Concerts & Events, Boston Red Sox


Robert A. Levine, Director of Business Development, DAV EL • Chauffeured Transportation

Ex Officio Counsel

Gordon Katz, Esq., Partner Holland & Knight LLP


Laura Gregoriadis, Partner,  Dicicco, Gulman & Company LLP

Executive Committee

Larry Cancro 
Boston Red Sox

James Carmody 
Seaport Hotel and Seaport World Trade Center

Daniel Donahue
Saunders Hotel Group

Laura Gregoriadis
DiCicco, Gulman & Company LLP

Gordon Katz
Holland & Knight LLP

Bob Levine 
Dav EL/Boston Coach

Ronda McLeod 
JetBlue Airways 

John Murtha
Boston Omni Parker House Hotel

Martha Sheridan
Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau 

Board of Directors

Daniel Andrew, CEO
Trademark Tours and City Wine Tours

Debra Borgwardt, AVP, Sales & Partnerships
New England Aquarium

Janice Bowers, VP Business Development

Kenneth Brissette, Director
Tourism, Sports & Entertainment, City of Boston 

Cindy Brown, General Manager 
Boston Duck Tours

Kevin Buchanan, General Manager
Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston/Brookline

Larry Cancro, Senior VP
Fenway Concerts and Events

James Carmody, General Manager/ VP
Seaport Hotel at Seaport World Trade Center

Mark Cohen, Executive Assistant
Boston Police Department

David Colella, Vice President & Managing Director
The Colonnade Hotel

Jonathan Crellin, General Manager
Boston Park Plaza Hotel

Robyn Culbertson, Executive Director 
Cambridge Office for Tourism

Mary-Catherine Deibel, Emeritus Director
Cambridge Center for Adult Education

Richard Doherty, President 
Association of Independent Colleges & Universities in Massachusetts

Daniel Donahue, President
Saunders Hotel Group

Maureen Foley, Director of Community Relations 
XSS Hotels

Shawn P. Ford, Vice President / Executive Director
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

Paul Francisco, Chief of Diversity
State Street Corp.

Christine Frazier, Director of Outings, Special Events
Pinehills Golf Club

David Giblin, Vice President of Sales, East Northeast Region
Marriott International

Dennis Graham, Emeritus Director

Laura Gregoriadis, Partner
DiCicco, Gulman & Company

Terrilynn Haak, Director of Events
Mastro's Ocean Club of Boston

Michael Jorgensen, General Manager
Westin Boston Waterfront

Thomas Kershaw, President 
Hampshire House

Alan Krensky, Senior Advisor
Direct Travel

Robert Levine, Director of Business Development
Dav El Boston Coach

Joyce Leveston, General Manager
MCCA - Massachusetts Convention Center Authority

Feng "Joe" Li, Manager 
AsiaUS Business Connection

Eileen MacElroy, Area Vice President
Marriott International, Inc.

Rhonda Ivy McLeod, Manager Regional Marketing Northeast
JetBlue Airways

Michael Medeiros, General Manager
Royal Sonesta - Boston/Cambridge

Joseph Milano, President 
Union Oyster House

John Murtha, General Manager
Boston Omni Parker House Hotel

Christina Pappas, President
Open the Door

Robin Parker, Associate Director of Events & Information Center
Harvard University 

Jack Purdy, Regional Sales Manager - New England
United Airlines

Dusty Rhodes, President 
Conventures, Inc.

Brad Rice, General Manager 
Intercontinental Hotel

Marita Rivero, President & CEO
Museum of African American History

Ed Rocco, General Manager
Boston Marriott Long Wharf Hotel

Paul Sacco, President & CEO
Mass Lodging Association

Jeffrey Saunders, Chairman - Emeritus Director
Saunders Hotel Group

Charlie Schewe, General Manager - New England Sales
Delta Air Lines

Len Schnabel, Principal 

Darryl Settles, President
Catalyst Ventures Development

Brian Shea, Senior Vice President Market Development Office
People's United Bank 

Bill Skoglund, Emeritus
Marriott International, Inc.(Retired)

Martha Sheridan, President & CEO
​Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau

Andrea Simpson, Director, Marketing & Tourism / Corporate Communications
The Outlets at Assembly Row

Alan Smith, General Manager
Boston Marriott Copley Place

George Slattery, General Manager 

Adam Sperling, General Manager
Hotel Commonwealth

Jeanne Steward, Director 
American Express - Global Merchant Services

Paul Swartz, District Sales Manager
American Airlines

Jeff Taylor, Emeritus Director

George Terpilowski, General Manager and Regional Vice President N.E. US Region
Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel

Carole Copleland Thomas, President
C. Thomas & Associates

Rafael A. Torres, President
Don Quijote Tours of New England, Inc.

Tom Walsh, General Manager 
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel

Cathleen Wardley, General Manager
Boston Marriott Cambridge

Jeanne Young, VP Corporate Business Resources