RIHEF Board of Directors

OFFICERS

David DePetrillo

David DePetrillo

Chairman of the Board

RI Hospitality Education Foundation
Sam Glynn

Sam Glynn

Vice Chairman of the Board

Chomp Kitchen & Drinks
Joanna Arrighie

Joanna Arrighie

Secretary

RI Convention Center
Frank Martucci

Frank Martucci

Treasurer

Bally's Corporation
Dale J. Venturini

Dale J. Venturini

President/CEO

RI Hospitality Association
RI Hospitality Education Foundation

DIRECTORS

Angie Armenise

Angie Armenise

Blackie’s
Alan Chille

Alan Chille

Providence Performing Arts Center
Floyd Crisp

Floyd Crisp

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar Providence
Vincent Costable

Vincent Costable

Gordon Food Service
Karsten Hart

Karsten Hart

G Hospitality
Lee Lewis

Lee Lewis

Junior Achievement
Kait O’Hara

Kait O’Hara

Falvey Linen Supply
Kim Paquette

Kim Paquette

Omni Hotels & Resorts
Tom Riel

Tom Riel

Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau
Damian Santoro

Damian Santoro

Ladder 133
Sarah Shibley

Sarah Shibley

Crowne Plaza Hotel at the Crossings
Melissa Varao, Ph.D

Melissa Varao, Ph.D

Salve Regina University

EX-OFFICIO

Ray McCue

Ray McCue

American Culinary Federation

HONORARY

Michael Sabitoni

Michael Sabitoni

Johnson & Wales University