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Richard E. Marriott
AKA Richard Edwin Marriott
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Party Affiliation: Republican
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Billionaire, Chairman of Host Hotels
Net worth $2.2B (Forbes 2007).
Father: J. Willard Marriott (Marriott founder)
Mother: Alice Sheets
Brother: J. W. Marriott, Jr.
Wife: (four daughters)
University: BA, University of Utah (1963)
University: MBA, Harvard Business School (1965)
Administrator: National Advisory Council, Brigham Young University
Administrator: Board of Directors, Gallaudet University
Host Hotels & Resorts General Partner (2005-)
Host Marriott General Partner (1993-2005)
Host Marriott Vice Chairman (1986-93)
Host Marriott EVP (1984-86)
Host Marriott (1965-84)
Member of the Board of Host Hotels & Resorts (2005-, as Chairman, 2005-)
Member of the Board of Host Marriott (1979-2005, as Chairman, 1993-2005)
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Southeast Region
The Commonwealth PAC
Federal City Council Board of Directors
Friends for Harry Reid
Friends of George Allen
John McCain 2008
National Restaurant Association Board of Directors
Restore Our Future
Romney for President
Romney Victory Inc.
Steele for Maryland
Richard Marriot has run Host Hotels & Resorts since 1993, the year he and older brother Bill spun the company off from family's Marriott International amid bondholder protests. Host operates 118 hotels and properties, and is the largest lodging REIT in the world. His dad opened his first hotel, the Twin Bridges Marriott Motor Hotel, in 1957.