Allan Farwell

Allan Farwell


Allan Farwell brings 40 years of hospitality experience to the Convention Center's Board of Directors. He served as General Manager at several Hyatt properties from 1990 to 2018, including Maui, Chicago, Washington, Orange County, Indian Wells and most recently, La Jolla, where he retired from.

While in Maui, his hotel was a champion of sustainability, bringing his hotel to a LEED EBOM status, meaning the building was constructed before LEED certification standards.

He remains active in the industry, serving as a Board Member on the San Diego Hotel Motel Association, the San Diego Tourism Authority, and is Past Chairman of the Palm Springs Visitor and Convention Bureau as well as the California Hotel and Lodging Association.

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