Chief Executive Officer
Mike is a graduate of the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.) and an Accredited Chamber Executive (ACE). He was previously President & CEO of the Hood River, Oregon, Chamber of Commerce as well as the chief executive at VisitBend, the destination marketing organization serving the Bend, Oregon region. He has deep roots in the Tahoe area, having started his career at Heavenly Mountain Resort, later working for the Incline Village-Crystal Bay Visitors Bureau and two different hotel properties in the Reno area. He has a master’s degree in Parks, Recreation, and Tourism from California State University, Sacramento.