Board of Directors

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Board of Directors

The Connecticut Convention & Sports Bureau is governed by a Board of Directors that is elected by its general membership and operates with numerous committees. Together, we work to bring meetings' related business, economic impact and tax revenue to the State.


2020-2021 Officers

Thomas Madden- Headshot

Thomas Madden, City of Stamford’s Office of Economic Development


Constantine (Dean) Andrews- Headshot

Vice Chairman
Constantine (Dean) Andrews, Bank of America


Robert Murdock

Bob Murdock, Connecticut Convention & Sports Bureau


Robert Ellis, Ernst Young (retired)

Michael Johnson- Headshot

Assistant Treasurer
Michael Johnson, Sullivan & LeShane, Inc.

Roger Wierbicki- Headshot

Roger Wierbicki, FGH Rebar


Paul Robertson- Headshot

Immediate Past Chairman
Paul Robertson, iConnect Media Partners

2020-2021 Board of Directors

Karen Bachofner, Waterford Hotel Group
Gary Baker*, The Spa at Norwich Inn
Leo Barrieau, Barrcom Associates, LLC
Suzette DeBeatham-Brown, Southern New England Church of God
Scott Dolch, Connecticut Restaurant Association
Evan Feinglass, University of Connecticut
Mike Ferguson, The New Haven Hotel
Randall Fiveash*, Connecticut Office of Tourism
Sen. Paul Formica, Connecticut General Assembly
Tim Larson, Connecticut Office of Higher Education
Peter Murphy*, Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Julie Nash, City of Milford’s Department of Economic and Community Development
Karen O’Connell*, Foxwoods Resort Casino
Alex Peterson, Connecticut Airport Authority
Mia Schipani, RMS Companies
Rep. Caroline Simmons, Connecticut General Assembly
Lynn Vasquez, Eversource
Vicki Ward, iHeartMedia
John Washko, Mohegan Sun
Fletcher Williams, Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale

(* connotes Executive Committee)


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Our experienced staff at the Connecticut Convention & Sports Bureau are your meeting and convention experts. Let us help you find the perfect venue for your meeting or event!

We look forward to working with you!