Board of Directors

As a private, nonprofit corporation, the CVB is guided by a 15-member board representing the CVB partnership; the city councils of Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty; the University of Iowa; Johnson County Board of Supervisors; and the area’s hospitality industry.

Laura Soride, Chair | RE/MAX Affiliates
Peter Matthes, Secretary | University of Iowa
John Lundell, Treasurer | City of Coralville Mayor
Mark Ruggeberg, Past Chair | Brown Street Inn
Dale Arens | University of Iowa Athletics
Dave Davis | Radisson & Hampton Inn
Brian Flynn | 30hop, Joe’s Place, Tin Roost
Chris Hoffman | North Liberty City Council
Royceann Porter, Ex-Officio | Johnson County Board of Supervisors
Neal Roth | Hilton Garden Inn
Kelly Murphy | Hawkeye Hotels
Shanti Roundtree | Pearson
Josh Schamberger, Ex-Officio | Iowa City/Coralville Area CVB
Bruce Teague | City of Iowa City Mayor