Board Of Directors

IAAPA is governed by a board of directors that supervises, directs, and controls the policies and programs of the association. Each has a fiduciary duty to be loyal to the association, act in its best interests, avoid conflicts of interest, maintain the confidentiality of association information, and avoid utilizing the office for personal gain. The 25 directors are chair, first vice chair, second vice chair, immediate past chair, treasurer, president/CEO, 15 elected facility or life member directors, three manufacturer and supplier member directors, and three advisory board member directors.

IAAPA Accepting Nominations for 2017 Officers and Board of Directors



John McReynolds
(Chairman of the Board)
Universal Parks and Resorts
1000 Universal Plaza
Orlando, FL 32819
Tel:+1 407/363-8774
Fax:+1 407/224-7579
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Greg Hale
(First Vice Chair)
Walt Disney World Resort
Safety Campus, Trailer W229
2200 #D Village Services Trail
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Tel: +1 407/827-5546
Fax:+1 407/824-1516
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Andreas Andersen Andreas Andersen, ICAE
(Second Vice Chair)
P.O. Box 5053
Tel: +46 31400100
Fax: +46 317330465
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Hank Salemi
Six Flags Great America
542 N. State Route 21
Gurnee, IL 60031
Tel:+1 847-249-2133
Fax:+1 847-249-2390
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Paul Noland
(President and CEO)
1448 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel:+1 703/836-4800
Fax:+1 703/738-7639
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Gerardo Arteaga Cerda
(Immediate Past Chair)
Manuel Rodriguez Sur 713
Beauceff 938, 14263 Santiago, Chile
Tel: +56 24468518
Fax: +56 26892424
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Richard Carroll
Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc.
508 Goldenmoss Loop
Ocoee, FL 34761-4783
Tel: +1 407/401-7117
Fax: +1 631/614-7966
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Richard Koh, ICAE
World Equipment SDN BHD
Lot 10 Jalan Pelukis U1/46, Section U1
Temasya Industrial Park
40150 Shan Alam
Tel: +60 355122366
Fax: +60 355122671
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Jim Pattison, Jr., ICAE
Ripley Entertainment, Inc.
7576 Kingspointe Parkway, Suite 188
Orlando, FL 32819-7938
Tel:+1 407/345-8010
Fax:+1 407/345-0801
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David Rosenberg, ICAE
Monterey Bay Aquarium
886 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93908
Tel:+1 831/648-7942
Fax:+1 831/392-6815
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Richard Sanfilippo
Sam's Fun City
6709 Pensacola Boulevard
Pensacola, FL 32505
Tel:+1 850/505-0800
Fax:+1 850/505-0802
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Dennis Speigel, ICAE
International Theme Park Services, Inc.
2195 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45206
Tel:+1 513/381-6131
Fax:+1 513/381-2756
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Amanda Thompson OBE, ICAE
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
525 Ocean Boulevard
Blackpool, Lancashire FY 4 1EZ
Tel: +44 1253 341033
Fax: +44 1253 400419
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Denise Beckson, ICAE
Morey's Piers
3501 Boardwalk Ave.
Wildwood, NJ 08260
Phone: +1 609/729-0022
Fax: +1 609/729-2078
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John Collins OBE
Leisure Development Partners
Millwood House, Penmark
Vale of Glamorgan CF62 3BP
Phone: +1 44/6719636
Fax: +1 44/1666503365
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Jeff Hudson, ICAE
Skee Ball, Inc.
121 Liberty Lane
Chalfont, PA 18914-1820
Phone: +1 215/997-8900
Fax: +1 215/997-8982
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Doug Stagner, ICAE
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
9205 South Park Center Loop, Suite 400
Orlando, FL 32819
Phone: +1 407/226-5284
Fax: +1 407/226-5019
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Tony Sze, ICAE
ChimeLong Resort
Yingbin Road, Panyu
Guangzhou 511430 P.R. OF CHINA
Phone: +1 86/2084780333
Fax: +1 86/2084795741
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Kyle Allison
Andy Alligator's Fun Park
3300 Market Place
Norman, OK 73072
Tel: +1 405/447-1118
Fax: +1 405/447-8311
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Rene Aziz
Grupo Divertido/Perimagico
Paseo de los Laureles #458
D.F. 05120 MEXICO
Tel: +52 5558939630
Fax: +52 5558939631
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Cecilia Chavez
La Granja Villa Y Su Mundo Magico
Alameda Premio Real 397
Huertos De Villa
Chorrillos Lima 009
Tel: +511 717 7771
Fax:+511 717 7771
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Sascha Czibulka, ICAE
Intamin Amusement Rides Int. Corp. Est
Landstrase 126
Tel: +423 237-0343
Fax: +423 237-0340
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Matthias Li
Ocean Park Corporation
180 Wong Chuk Hang Road
Ocean Park, Aberdeen
Tel: +852/39232802
Fax: +852/25538694
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Wuthichai Luangamornlert
Siam Park Bangkok Co., Ltd.
203 Suansiam Road, Khannayao
Bangkok 10230
Tel: +66/29197200
Fax: +66/29197016
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Al Weber
Apex Parks Group
27061 Aliso Creek Road
Suite 100
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Tel: +1 949/680/4512
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