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Meet our Board of Directors Executive Committee


Chris Pilavakis


General Manager | Renaissance Dallas



Carolyn Dent

HANTX Vice Chair

Managing Director | Omni Dallas Hotel


Robert Watson

HANTX Secretary

General Manager | Hilton Anatole

Brett Krafft

Brett Krafft, CMP

HANTX Treasurer

General Manager | Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre


Mark Woelffer

HANTX Member at Large

General Manager | Sheraton Dallas Hotel


Michael Koffler

HANTX Member at Large

General Manager | Hyatt Regency Dallas


Rhonda Staples

HANTX Immediate Past Chair

General Manager | Element Dallas Downtown East



  • Andrea Gates | Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek
  • Adrian Sugars | The Home2 Suites by Hilton Dallas Addison
  • Dirk Burghartz | Four Seasons Resort¬† at Las Colinas
  • Elise Lopez | Hyatt Place Dallas/The Colony
  • Gaston Gonzalez | Dallas Marriott Downtown
  • Greg Malcolm | Lowen Hospitality
  • Greg White* | Westin Galleria Dallas
  • Jeff Pritts | Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Convention Center
  • Jeremy Millar | Doubletree by Hilton Dallas Love Field
  • John Klukan* | Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel
  • Kevin Gilbert | Magnolia Dallas Downtown


  • Mallory Wall-Mione | Courtyard by Marriott Central Expressway/Residence Inn Central Expressway
  • Mary Lavelle | Dallas Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center
  • Matt Tronsdal | The Westin Dallas Downtown
  • Mike Patel | Prosper Hospitality
  • Mike Walzl | Doubletree by Hilton Campbell Center
  • Sanjay Naik | Lowen Hospitality
  • Sean Kennerty | Woodbine Development Corp.
  • Sven-Erik Richter | The Fairmont Dallas
  • Todd Winch | The Westin Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas

*Former Past Chairs