Name: Nathan Tsai

Role: Board Director

Term Expires: March 31, 2020


Nathan Tsai is the Managing Director for the Foster City Hotel Group and is on the ownership team of several other hotels and retail spaces located in and around Foster City. While he lives in the San Mateo area, he grew up working in the Crowne Plaza Hotel. An engineer by education, he worked in the technology industry in both San Francisco and Mountain View before returning to grow his family’s local hospitality business. Nathan was on the team that completed the construction of the new TownePlace Suites and the adjacent Chess Corner Retail Center and is proud to see both properties serving customers and guests from Foster City and beyond.

He has spent considerable time leading efforts in Cambodia to build schools and technical institutes for children and adults whose lives remain devastated after the genocide in Cambodia and the effects of the Khmer Rouge. In 2017, Nathan was honored with the Decoration of National Construction by Gen. Ke Kim Yan, a Deputy Prime Minister of Cambodia, for his humanitarian contributions to Cambodian education.

Locally, Nathan has volunteered at Sequoia Hospital as an EMT and has donated both time and capital to other organizations in the Bay Area.