Board of Directors

Albert Chew


Albert was a Senior Executive for over a decade at The Freeman Company, until his retirement in late 2020. He joined Freeman as Executive Vice President, Chief People and Planning Officer, and subsequently became Chief Operating Officer for the Expositions Division before becoming president. He helped the employee-owned company create meaningful connections for global audiences through production and event technology. Before Freeman, Chew owned a management consulting firm for five years. His previous work came with ClubCorp, a recreational company that specialized in country clubs, golf courses, tennis centers, and other athletic areas. For 13 years, he managed maintenance, people strategy, purchasing, and facilities maintenance operations.


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University of Houston (Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics); TCU (Master’s degree in Business Administration)
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Previous Board service includes ClubCorp; Freeman Expositions Board (until company divisions were consolidated in 2018); RH Dedman Memorial Hospital; The Family Place; University of North Texas School of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism; Chief Executives Round Table (affiliated with University of North Texas); and Board of Visitors, TCU’s Brite Divinity School