Our Committees

Event committee

Co-chairs

Daniel Lamarre, President and CEO, Cirque du Soleil

James Murren, Chairman and CEO, MGM Resorts International

Committee members
  • Cara & Craig Abrahams
  • Steven Bautista
  • Diana Bennett
  • Missy Braman & John Tippins
  • Michael Brown
  • Karen & Morgan Cashman
  • Beth Campbell
  • Ivan Chavez
  • Piers Clark
  • Kirk Clausen
  • Carrie & Phil Cooper
  • John Entsminger
  • Mitch Francis
  • Mitch Garber
  • Monica & Dr. Jaswinder Grover
  • David Henderson
  • Nancy Houssels
  • Emily Jillette
  • Annemarie & Fletcher Jones
  • Kimberly Chang Mathieu
  • Pat Mulroy
  • Cynthia Kiser Murphey
  • Richard Macdonald
  • Phil Ruffin
  • Larry Ruvo
  • Corey Sanders
  • Michael Shulman
  • George Smith

Las Vegas host committee

Co-chairs

Carolyn Goodman, Honorable Mayor, City of Las Vegas

Oscar Goodman, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

Committee Members
  • Joyce & Rick Arpin
  • Audra & Bobby Baldwin
  • Elizabeth Blau
  • Ryan Doherty
  • Robert Dolan
  • Susan Feniger
  • Katie & Jonathan Fine
  • Shelley Gitomer
  • Cathy & Chris Haase
  • Susan Houston
  • Marilyn Jentzen
  • Dave Kirvin
  • Katie Lever
  • Leslie Maple
  • Filippo Marchino
  • Myron Martin
  • Jerry Nadal
  • Jenna Morton
  • Calum Pearson
  • Sandy Peltyn
  • Rossi Ralenkotter
  • Flo Rogers
  • Catherine Rodgers
  • Tony Sanchez
  • Michael Severino
  • Donald Snyder
  • Harvey Stern

Culinary Commitee

Chair
  • Harvey Stern
COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Selected Chefs (TBC) from participating restaurants

Youth Philantropy

Co-Chairs
  • Dina Ciulla
  • Sophie Henderson
  • Samantha Molisee

ENTERTAINMENT COMMITTEE

Chair
  • Ian Seidenberg
COMMITTEE MEMBERS
  • Kent Caldwell
  • Blair Farrington
  • Ross Gibson
  • Anita Mann
  • Marie Osmond
  • Teresa Petranovich
  • Nicholus Quade
  • Mariah Rivera
  • Joey Vanas
  • Gavin Whiteley

Auction Commitee

Co-Chairs
  • Cara Abrahams
  • Sandy Peltyn
COMMITTEE MEMBERS
  • Karen Cashman
  • Robert Dolan
  • Ellie Hirschfeld
  • Emily Jillette
  • Sheila Taylor
  • John Tippins

Thank you to our committees, for your great collaboration!