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Management Team

Board of Directors

Richard Marriott

RICHARD E. MARRIOTT

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Marriott is our Chairman of the Board. He is Chairman of the Board of First Media Corporation and the former director and past chair of the Polynesian Cultural Center. He is the Chairman and a director of the J. Willard Marriott and Alice S. Marriott Foundation and a director of the Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott Foundation. Mr. Marriott also serves on the Federal City Council and the National Advisory Council of Brigham Young University. He previously served on the Board of Marriott International, Inc. and is a past President of the National Restaurant Association. In addition, Mr. Marriott is the President and a Trustee of the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities.

Jim Riselo

JAMES F. RISOLEO

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director

Mr. Risoleo became our President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2017. He joined our company in 1996 as Senior Vice President for Acquisitions, and was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer in 2000. In 2012, he became Executive Vice President and Managing Director of the Company’s European business activities and, in 2015, Mr. Risoleo assumed leadership for all of the Company’s West Coast investment activities in addition to Europe. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Risoleo was Vice President, Development at Interstate Hotels Corporation and a Senior Vice President at Westinghouse Electric Corporation. Mr. Risoleo serves as the non-executive Chairman of Cole Office & Industrial REIT, a private REIT, and is a member of its audit committee. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Duquesne University, School of Business and his Juris Doctorate from Duquesne University, School of Law. He holds bar admissions to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and United States District Court for Western District of Pennsylvania.

Mary Baglivo

MARY L. BAGLIVO

Compensation Policy | Committee Chair

Ms. Baglivo is Vice President for Global Marketing and Chief Marketing Officer, Northwestern University. Before that she was a partner with Brand Value Advisors, a strategic brand and digital marketing advisory firm. She previously served as chair and chief executive officer, the Americas at Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide from 2008 to April 2013 and chief executive officer, New York from 2004 to 2008. Prior to joining Saatchi& Saatchi, she was president, Arnold Worldwide from 2002-2004 and chief executive officer of Panoramic Communications from 2001 until 2002. She currently serves on the board of directors of PVH Corp and is a member of its compensation committee.

Sheila Bair

SHEILA C. BAIR

Financial Expert | Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee Member

Ms. Bair is the President of Washington College. She has an extensive background in banking and finance and is the former Chair of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, where she served in that capacity from 2006 to 2011. From 2002 to 2006, she was the Dean’s Professor of Financial Regulatory Policy for the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. She also served as Assistant Secretary for Financial Institutions at the U.S. Department of the Treasury (2001 to 2002), Senior Vice President for Government Relations of the New York Stock Exchange (1995 to 2000), Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (1991 to 1995) and as counsel to Kansas Republican Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole (1981 to 1988). She continues her work on financial policy issues as a senior advisor to the Pew Charitable Trusts and as chair of the Systemic Risk Council, a public interest group which monitors progress on the implementation of financial reforms. She is also an accomplished author and has written several books on financial issues, including educational writings on money and finance for children. Ms. Bair is on the boards of the Thomson Reuters Corporation, the Volcker Alliance, the Rand Corporation and itBit USA.

Terry Golden

TERENCE C. GOLDEN

Director

Mr. Golden served as our President and Chief Executive Officer from 1995 until his retirement in May 2000. He is the Chairman of Bailey Capital Corporation. In addition, Mr. Golden is a Director of Pepco Holdings, Inc., Stemnion, Inc. and the Chairman of Kipp-DC. In past years, Mr. Golden served as Chief Financial Officer of The Oliver Carr Company, a Director of Cousins Properties, Inc., as a member of the G2 Satellite Solutions Advisory Committee and was also co- founder and national managing partner of Trammell Crow Residential Companies. He served as Administrator of the General Services Administration from 1985 to 1988 and was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury from 1984 to 1985.

Ann Korologos

ANN MCLAUGHLIN KOROLOGOS

Compensation Policy Committee Member | Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee Member

Ms. Korologos is the former Chair of the RAND Corporation Board of Trustees, an international public policy research organization. From October 1996 to December 2005, she served as Senior Advisor to Benedetto, Gartland & Company, Inc., a private investment banking firm in New York. She formerly served as President of the Federal City Council from 1990 until 1995 and as Chairman of the Aspen Institute from 1996 until August 2000. Ms. Korologos has served in several United States Administrations in such positions as Secretary of Labor and Under Secretary of the Department of the Interior. She also serves as a director of Michael Kors, Kellogg Company and Harman International Industries, Inc. She previously served on the boards of AMR Corporation (and its subsidiary, American Airlines) and Vulcan Materials Company.

SANDEEP L. MATHRANI

Audit Committee Member

Mr. Mathrani is the Chief Executive Officer and a director of General Growth Properties, Inc. (“GGP”). Prior to GGP, he served as the President of Retail at Vornado Realty Trust from March 2002 to January 2011, and was responsible for all retail real estate activities in the United States and India. Prior to Vornado he served as an Executive Vice President at Forest City Ratner Companies, LLC from 1994 to February 2002 and was responsible for its retail development and related leasing in the New York City metropolitan area. Mr. Mathrani is an Executive Board member and Treasurer of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts and a member of The Real Estate Roundtable.

Jay Morse

JOHN B. MORSE, JR.

Financial Expert | Audit Committee Chair | Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee Member

Mr. Morse served as Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of The Washington Post Company from November 1989 until his retirement in December 2008. He also served as President of Washington Post Telecommunications, Inc. and Washington Post Productions Inc., both subsidiaries of The Washington Post Company. Prior to joining The Washington Post Company, Mr. Morse was a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Morse is a Director of AES Corporation, where he is on the financial audit and the finance and investment committees. He is also a Trustee of the College Foundation of the University of Virginia.

Walter Rakowich

Walter Rakowich

Lead Director | Financial Expert | Audit Committee Member | Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee Chair

Mr. Rakowich is the retired chief executive officer of Prologis. He became a trustee for Prologis in 2004 and a member of the Prologis board upon completion of the merger with AMB Property Corporation in 2011. Mr. Rakowich served as chief executive officer of Prologis from November 2008 to 2011. Prior to this, he served as president and chief operating officer from 2005 to 2008 and from 1998 to 2005 he was a managing director and chief financial officer. Prior to joining Prologis, Mr. Rakowich was a partner with real estate provider Trammell Crow Company, where he worked for nine years; before that he was a senior audit and tax consultant for Pricewaterhouse. Mr. Rakowich is also a director of Iron Mountain Incorporated and a member of its audit committee and is also on the board of trustees of The Pennsylvania State University and is the Chairman of its audit and risk committee. He also serves on the board of the Global Food Exchange, a private company.

Gordon Smith

GORDON H. SMITH

Compensation Policy Committee Member

Mr. Smith is President and CEO of the National Association of Broadcasters. From March to October 2009, he was a senior advisor and resident at the Washington, D.C. office of Covington & Burling LLP as a member of the Government Affairs and International Trade practice groups. In 2008, Senator Smith completed his second term as a United States Senator from the State of Oregon, where he served on the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee; the Energy and Natural Resources Committee; the Finance Committee; and the Indian Affairs Committee. In addition, he was a ranking member of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on International Trade and Global Competitiveness and for six years chaired the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on European Affairs. Prior to his election to the United States Senate, Mr. Smith directed the operations of Smith Frozen Foods, his family’s frozen food processing business and is currently Chairman of the Board of Smith Frozen Foods, which is privately held. In 1992, he was elected to the Oregon State Senate, of which he became president in 1995. He also previously practiced law in the states of New Mexico and Arizona.

Management Team

Richard Marriott

RICHARD E. MARRIOTT

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Marriott is our Chairman of the Board. He is Chairman of the Board of First Media Corporation and the former director and past chair of the Polynesian Cultural Center. He is the Chairman and a director of the J. Willard Marriott and Alice S. Marriott Foundation and a director of the Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott Foundation. Mr. Marriott also serves on the Federal City Council and the National Advisory Council of Brigham Young University. He previously served on the Board of Marriott International, Inc. and is a past President of the National Restaurant Association. In addition, Mr. Marriott is the President and a Trustee of the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities.

Jim Riselo

JAMES F. RISOLEO

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director

Mr. Risoleo became our President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2017. He joined our company in 1996 as Senior Vice President for Acquisitions, and was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer in 2000. In 2012, he became Executive Vice President and Managing Director of the Company’s European business activities and, in 2015, Mr. Risoleo assumed leadership for all of the Company’s West Coast investment activities in addition to Europe. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Risoleo was Vice President, Development at Interstate Hotels Corporation and a Senior Vice President at Westinghouse Electric Corporation. Mr. Risoleo serves as the non-executive Chairman of Cole Office & Industrial REIT, a private REIT, and is a member of its audit committee. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Duquesne University, School of Business and his Juris Doctorate from Duquesne University, School of Law. He holds bar admissions to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and United States District Court for Western District of Pennsylvania.

Abdoo Elizabeth

ELIZABETH A. ABDOO

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Elizabeth A. Abdoo joined our company in June 2001 as Senior Vice President and General Counsel and became Executive Vice President in February 2003. She was elected Secretary in August 2001. Prior to joining our company, Ms. Abdoo served as Senior Vice President and Assistant General Counsel of Orbital Sciences Corporation from 1996 to May 2001.

Abji Minaz

MINAZ ABJI

Executive Vice President, Asset Management

Minaz Abji joined our company in 2003 as Executive Vice President Asset Management. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Abji was President of Canadian Hotel Income Properties REIT, a Canadian REIT located in Vancouver, British Columbia where he began working in August 1998. Mr. Abji previously worked for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Canada (which purchased Westin) as area managing director from October 1994 to August 1998. He was a general manager for Westin from 1986 to August 1998.

Joanne Hamilton

Joanne Hamilton

Executive Vice President, Human Resources

Joanne G. Hamilton joined our company as Executive Vice President, Human Resources in January 2010. Prior to joining our company, she was the Chief Human Resource Officer for Beers + Cutler, an accounting and consulting firm based in Vienna, Virginia from 2007 to 2010. Prior to joining Beers + Cutler, Ms. Hamilton served as Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Spirent PLC, a global telecommunications company, from 2002 to 2007. Prior to that time, Ms. Hamilton was Senior Vice President at Visual Networks and Vice President of Human Resources at Telecommunications Techniques Corporation.

Greg Larson

GREGORY J. LARSON

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Gregory J. Larson joined our company in October 1993 as Senior Manager of Partnerships and was promoted to Director of Acquisitions in 1996. Mr. Larson joined the Treasury group as Vice President of Corporate Finance in 1998, assumed leadership of the Investor Relations department in 2000, was promoted to Senior Vice President in 2002 and was elected Treasurer in 2005. In 2007, Mr. Larson was selected to lead our corporate strategy and fund management business and elected to Executive Vice President and was elected Chief Financial Officer in May 2013. Prior to joining us, Mr. Larson served in various accounting positions with Marriott International, Inc. and worked in public accounting.

Mike Lentz

MIKE E. LENTZ

Managing Director, Development

Mike E. Lentz joined our company in March 2016 as the Managing Director of Global Development, Design and Construction. Prior to joining Host, Mr. Lentz was the Senior Vice President of Global Development for Las Vegas Sands Corp., from 2011 to 2016 and Vice President of Project Development with Walt Disney Imagineering for 20 years.

Brian Macnamara

BRIAN G. MACNAMARA

Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller

Brian G. Macnamara joined our company in February 1996 and was promoted to Vice President, Assistant Corporate Controller in February 2007 and was elected Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller in September 2007. Prior to serving as Assistant Corporate Controller, Mr. Macnamara served as Vice President, Financial Reporting and Corporate Real Estate. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Macnamara worked at the Securities & Exchange Commission and Deloitte & Touche.

Nate Tyrrell

NATHAN S. TYRRELL

Executive Vice President, Investments

Nathan S. Tyrrell joined our company’s finance department in 2005 and worked on numerous transactions including public offerings, secured loans in the U.S., Europe and Canada and our joint venture in Asia. In 2015, Mr. Tyrrell joined the Investments group as the Managing Director. He had served as Senior Vice President, Treasurer since 2010. Mr. Tyrrell led our company’s strategic planning efforts and has been a member of the investment committee since 2012. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Tyrrell worked in finance and development at the Rouse Company, a publicly traded REIT based in Columbia, Maryland, and investment banking for Alex Brown in Baltimore and London, focusing on real estate and mergers and acquisitions.