Mr. Mike Abecassis
Jeffrey Abraham
Art Director
Walt Disney Imagineering
Doug Akers ICAE
Director, International Operations
Universal Parks and Resorts
Kyle Allison, ICAE
General Manager/Owner
Andy Alligator’s Fun Park & Water Park
Mr. Bob Amoruso, ICAE
2nd Generation
Long Island Adventureland, NY
Mr. Jason Arthur
Regional Director of Aquatics
Great Wolf Resorts, Inc.
Dan Aylward
Corporate Director of Operations
Crayola Experience


Heather Barnes, M.A.
Director of the Aquatic Show and Live Programs
Shedd Aquarium
Mrs. Marika Barranco
Senior Manager, Guest Experience
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Linda Batwin
Creative Director / Principal
batwin + robin productions
Erik Beard
Managing Partner & General Counsel
International Ride Training LLC
Joel Beckerman
Founder, Composer + Producer
Man Made Music
Danielle Beckmann
SEM Manager
Tim Berry
Vice President, Human Resources
The Dollywood Company
Ms. Mindy Bianca
Mindy Bianca Public Relations
Sheryl Bindelglass
Mr. Mark Bingeman
Bingeman’s Inc.
Maribeth Bisienere
Senior Vice President
Disney Springs, ESPN Wide World of Sports, Water Parks and Mini-Golf
Chris Blackman
Chief Information Officer
Empire State Realty Trust
Thomas Blackman
Product Manager
Gateway Ticketing Systems, Inc.
Mr. Eric Boen
Director of Technology
Denver Museum of Nature & Science (DMNS)
Mr. Gregg Borman, ICAE
SVP, Operations
Apex Parks Group
Frederic Bouvard
Splash World
Sara Brady
Sara Brady Public Relations
Tony Brancazio
Wet’n Wild Emerald Pointe
Christine Buhr
Shakers Family Fun Center
Bryon Bustamante
Food & Beverage/Retail Coordinator
NRH2O Family Waterpark
Yvonne Bustamante, ICAL
GIVA S.A.C./MOY Park-Granja Villa y su Mundo Magic


Albert Cabuco, ICAE
V.P./Food & Beverage
Palace Entertainment
Phyllis Calloway
Sr Director, Attractions
Ripley Entertainment Inc.
Bernie Campbell, ICAE
MA Regional VP Sales
Whirley DrinkWorks
Mr. Kerry Cannon
Managing Director
MMGY Global
Tim Carrier
Corp IT Manager
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Mr. Daniel Catzman, ICAE
CG Consultors, Argentina
Maureen Chen
Director of Marketing
Museum of Science and Industry
Dana Chmiel
Special Agent
U.S. Secret Service
Carla Clark
Carla Clark Management Concepts
Tony Clark
Director, Communications
Cedar Point Amusement Park
Tom Cluff
T. Edward Design & Production, Inc
Dave Cobb
Principal/Creative Development
Mr. Brian Cohen
Vice-President of Operations
Entertainment Properties Group, Inc.
David Cohen
Firestone Financial Corp.
Steve Cohen
Chief Executive Officer
Amusements & Attractions Food Purchasing Organization
Steve Cohen
VP, Research & Insights
MMGY Global
Adam Cohn
Manager, Merchandise Business Intelligence
The Walt Disney Company
Sean Cope
VP of Marketing
Scene 75 Entertainment Centers
Robert Cordier
General Manager
Big Kahunas - Apex Parks Group
Jim Covel
Director of Training
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Alex Curavo, ICAE
Assistant Director of Food & Beverage
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium/ Zoombezi Bay


Ryan D'Amico
Vice President/GM
Laser Bounce
Victor Danau
N Kid Corporation
Mr. Doug Davidson
General Manager
MaxBowl Family Entertainment
Randy Davis
Senior Vice President, Safety and Advocacy
Chris Deere, ICAE
Chief Executive
Rainbow's End Theme Park
Ray Delaughter
Typhoon Texas
Julie Dion
DION Marketing Company
Jeremy Doucette
Senior Director of Design, Creative
RWS and Associates Entertainment, Inc.
John Duffey
Chief Executive Officer and President
Six Flags Inc.


Heather M. Eichenbaum
Spector Gadon and Rosen, P.C.
Taryn Eisenman
Assistant General Manager
SplashDown Beach
Kenneth Ellis
Aquatic Development Group, Inc.
Ms. Lisa Ellman
Hogan Lovells
Jeff Ernst
Vice President
ACS Amusements


Scott Fais
News 13 Orlando & Bay News 9 Tampa
Gary Fawks
General Manager
Indiana Beach Amusement Resort / Apex Parks Group
Mr. Andrew Fischer
GM/Merchandising Conserv. Director
Monterey Bay Aquarium / Service Systems Associates
Angie Flaminiano
President & COO
Ron Foth, Jr.
SVP, Creative Director
Ron Foth Advertising
Steve Fram
Vice President and General Counsel
The Morey Organization
Jason Freeman
VP of Safety
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
Lenny Freund
Freund Family Foods
Mimi Fu
Ocean Park Hong Kong


Vern Gassen
Director of Food and Beverage
Holiday World
Mrs. Michael Getlan
Director of Enthusiasm and Opportunity!
Adrea Gibbs, ICAE
Director of Operations
Planet Aqua Group
Ms Christina Gilchrist
IT POS Manager
Ripley’s Entertainment
Rob Gordon, ICAM
Assistant Food and Beverage Director
Hershey Entertainment
Barb Granter
General Manager
Gilroy Gardens
Samuel Grenier
Director, Visitor Experience
Gordon Grice
Creative Director


Brad Harris
Senior Director
Visitor Services AMNH
Doug Harris
Chief Executive Officer
Kaleidoscope Group
Rick Heim
Managing Partner
Spare Time Texas
Matt Heller, ICAE
Performance Optimist Consulting
Sarai Henning
Director of HR Employee Relations
The Dollywood Company
Michael Henninger
Food & Beverage Director
Kennywood Park
Melanie Herman
Executive Director
The NonProfit Risk Management Center
Joy Heuer
Merchandising Planning Director
Walt Disney Theme Parks & Resorts
Suzanne Hewitt
Turfway Entertainment Management Group
Mike Holtzman
Profitable Food Facilities Worldwide
Todd Hougland
Executive Director, Operations and Entertainment
Ocean Park Hong Kong
Nancy Hutson
Corporate VP Events and Entertainment
SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment


Joe Ingui
Tricorp Amusements, Inc


John Jachim, ICAE
Director of Human Resources
Silverwood Theme Park - Boulder Beach Water Park
Janice Jokkel
Romp “N” Stomp
Randy Josselyn, ICAE
Principal – Wildlife and Conservation
Gateway Ticketing Systems, Inc.


Mr. Alan Kanter
Director of Midway Operations
Concession Management Corp. (CMC)
Michelle Kapuscinski
Fiesta Village Family Fun Park
Collin Kerschner
General Manager
CrazyPinz Entertainment Center
Rhonda Khabir
Corporate Director of Sales
Great Wolf Resorts
Christoph Kiessling
General Director
Siam Park
Mr. David Kinne
Training and Development Manager
Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Dick Kinzel
IAAPA Hall of Fame Inductee 2006, Cedar Fair
Mr. Jody Kneupper
General Manager
SplashTown Park


Cesar Lago
Owner & Director
Mundo Cartoon Network Latin America, Argentina
Dorothy Lewis
Creative Content Director
Xpress Posts
Tony Lines
Head of People & Culture
Village Roadshow Theme Parks, Australia
Brad Loxley
Senior Manager
Luna Park Sydney
Wuthichai Luangamornlert
Siam Park Bangkok Co., Ltd
Dr. Scott Lukas
Jose Lule
Culinary Safety Manager
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment


Dutch Magrath
Amusement Products, Inc.
Darrel Maloney
the 13th Studios
Ms. Sylvia Matiko
Co-Founder & Principal
A Different View
George Matsumoto
Sr. Education & Research Specialist
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Jayson Maxwell
Human Resources
Six Flags Entertainment
Jason McCollim
Creative Director
Triple Play Family Fun Park
Shawn McCoy
Vice President
Jack Rouse and Associates
Todd McGhee
Managing Partner/Co-Founder
Protecting the Homeland Innovations, LLC
Shaun McKeogh, ICAE
Management Resources/ProFun
Kevin McNulty
Netweave Social Networking
Mr. Michael McSparran
I.T. Ticketing System Admin
San Diego Zoo
Tom Mehrmann, ICAE
Ocean Park Corporation, Hong Kong
Brett Meister
Sr. VP/Public Relations
Harlem Globetrotters
Eric Meixler
Retail Manager
Canobie Lake Park
Jerry Merola
Chief Financial Officer
Amusement Entertainment Management, LLC
Christina Miranda
Redpoint Marketing PR, Inc.
Alison Montee
V.P. Shared Services
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Kim Moore
Ron Foth Advertising
Nick Moore
FMS, Inc. dba Gatti Town
Tony Moore
A Gathering Place for Tulsa
Will Barrett Morey, ICAE
Operations Manager
Morey's Piers
Kevin Moritis
General Manager
Universal Islands of Adventure
Brian Morrow
VP Theme Park Experience Design
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Greg Morrow
Amusement Insight Consulting
Mr. James Mosieur
The Charitable Recycling Foundation, Inc.
Lisa Musician, RD, LDN
Food Allergy Dietitian, Inc.


Bryan Nadeau
Vice President Operations
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Paul Newman
Newman Entertainment International
Richard Nunis
IAAPA Hall of Fame Inductee 2007, Walt Disney World


Michael Oostman
Chief Safety Officer
International Attractions Management
Ms. Stacy Ososkie
Public Relations Director
Knoebels Amusement Resort
Ori Ovics
Managing Director, Operations
Canadian Niagara Hotels, Inc.


George Panton
Water Safety Products Inc.
Dr. Liz Penn, DPT, CIMT
Creative Collaborations LLC
Luciana Periales
Chris Perry, ICAE
Chief Executive Officer
WhiteWater West Southeast Asia Co. Ltd.
Bret Pfost
Regional General Manager
Aramark Company
Craig Platt
Games & Arcades Manager
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Marc Pollack
Director of Games
Apex Parks Group
Gary Popp, ICAE
General Manager
iFly Hollywood
Jeff Prystajko
Sr. Designer


Ms. Lisa Rau
Director of Publicity/PR
Herschend Family Entertainment
Rob Reed
Partner, Exec. Creative Director
1 Trick Pony
Terry Riddle, ICAE
V.P. Food and Beverage
Silver Dollar City
Dan Rimmer
Director of Security
SeaWorld Orlando
Tiffany Roberts
Revenue Manager
Emerald Pointe
Tony Rodriguez
Food Service Manager
Knoebels Amusement Resort
Mr. Bob Rogers
Founder & Chief Creative Officer
BRC Imagination Arts
David Rosenberg, ICAE
Vice President
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Randy Ross
Marketing Manager - Fraud Prevention
San Diego Zoo
Phil Royle
Head of Community & Project Relations
LEGOLAND Developments
Emiliano Rufeil
Gerente de Administración y Finanzas
Ares SA Neverland
Craig Russell
Chief Design & Project Delivery Executive
Walt Disney Imagineering


Douglas Sackett
Executive Director
Council for the Model Aquatic Health Code (CMAHC)
Brian Sands
Vice President/Principal
Richard Sanfilippo, ICAE
Sam’s Fun City
Jeff Schilling
Creative Works, Inc.
Nancy Seruto
Executive Producer, Treasure Cove
Shanghai Disney Resort
Cynthia Sharpe
Principal, Cultural Attraction Research
Thinkwell Group
Tim Shellenberger
Managing Director, Corporate Safety & Security
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company
Marty Sklar
Retired, Walt Disney Imagineering
Disney World
Wes Smart, ICAE
Operations Director
Harbour Park
Mauro Sousa
Turma Da Monica/RTS Empreendimentos E Participacoes Ltda.
Ryan Stana
Founder and CEO
RWS & Associates
Wayne Stancil
V.P. Operations
Main Event Entertainment
Beth Standlee
Nicholas Stoeckle
Digital Director
Ben Story
Head of Technical Innovation
Mr. Eli Stovall
Icon Attractions, LLC
Chad Stroup
Account Executive
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
Jeff Swanlund
King Putt LLC


Mrs. Ann Tanner
Manager, Training and Professional Development
Museum of Science and Industry
Melissa Teates, CAE
Director, Industry Research and Analysis
International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA)
Drew Tewksbury
Sr. VP
McGowan Amusement Group
Carla Thacker
Deputy Director, Guest Experiences
Museum of Science and Industry
Annika Troselius
Public Relations Manager
Gröna Lund, Sweden


Thomas Uretsky
Director of Security
Monterey Bay Aquarium


Steve Van den Kerkhof
Plopsa Group
Leah Van Der Mei
Associate Director of Guest Services
California Academy of Sciences
Evelyne Villame
Associate Co-Founder
La Boîte aux Enfants, France


Kenny Wagener
Vice President
Management Resources
Wes Walker
Director of Corporate Safety & Security
Santa Cruz Seaside Company
Maggie Warner
PR Manager
Morey’s Piers and Beachfront Water Parks
Al Weber, Jr. PhD
President and CEO
Apex Parks Group
Bob Weis
Walt Disney Imagineering
Craig Wescott
The Track Family Fun Parks
Robert Mac West
Consultant, Informal Learning Experiences
Informal Learning Experiences, Inc.
Joe Whitcher
Chief Operating Officer
Oak Island Creative
Chris White
Certified EOS Implementer
Traction Florida
Ken Whiting, ICAE
Whiting`s Foods
Erin Wiley
Alliance Marketing Manager
The Walt Disney Company
Douglas W. Wilkerson
Dynamic Designs & Associates, Studio 41b
Ken Withers
General Manager, Castle Park
Palace Entertainment
Jon Wolske
Culture Evangelist
Zappos Insights
Myra Wood, ICAE
Director of Marketing and Sales
Ocean Breeze Waterpark
Laura Woodburn
Director of Attractions and the Guest Experience
Hershey Entertainment
Paden Woodburn
Asst. General Manager
Adventure Holding
Siobhan Wright
Culinary Ops. Corp. Director
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Colleen Wyatt
Marketing Manager
Hinkle Family Fun Center


Barry Zelickson
Big Thrill Factory