our executive team

The Destinations by Design team is comprised of a myriad of seasoned industry leaders, who are an unparalleled resource pool for our clients. From a cutting-edge and inspired design team to an experienced and detail-oriented operations group, Destinations by Design’s success lies in the collaborative talents of a team that continually redefines the Las Vegas scene.

Joyce Sherman Nelson – founder, president, board member
Jim Nelson – founder, chairman of the board
Tami Hance – senior vice president
Josh Ford – chief operating officer
Melissa Aupperle – vice president of operations
Chris Coaley – vice president of event entertainment
Debby Jacobs Felker – vice president of sales
Allison Hart – vice president of creative

our team/executive