RIHEF Board of Directors

OFFICERS

David DePetrillo

David DePetrillo

Chairman of the Board
2007-2020

RI Hospitality Education Foundation
Joanna Arrighie

Joanna Arrighie

Secretary
2020

Providence Marriott Downtown
Michael Vuolo

Michael Vuolo

Treasurer
2020

Ecolab
Dale J. Venturini

Dale J. Venturini

President/CEO

RI Hospitality Association
RI Hospitality Education Foundation

DIRECTORS

Angie Armenise

Angie Armenise

Blackie’s
Floyd Crisp

Floyd Crisp

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar Providence
Jackson Donoyan

Jackson Donoyan

Main St. Hospitality
Antonio (Tony) E. Fonseca

Antonio (Tony) E. Fonseca

Packaging and More
Kristin Gennuso

Kristin Gennuso

Chez Pascal
Sam Glynn

Sam Glynn

Toasted Bun Hospitality
Laureen Grebien

Laureen Grebien

Gregg’s Restaurants and Taverns
Karsten Hart

Karsten Hart

Newport Harbor Corporation
Lee Lewis

Lee Lewis

Junior Achievement
Frank Martucci

Frank Martucci

Twin River Casino Hotel
Ray McCue

Ray McCue

Johnson & Wales University
Tom Riel

Tom Riel

Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau
Michael Sabitoni

Michael Sabitoni

Johnson & Wales University

HONORARY

Bahjat Shariff

Bahjat Shariff

Howley Bread Group, Ltd., a franchisee of Panera Bread