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Board of Directors

Watauga County Tourism Development Authority 

As stated in the Bylaws of the Watauga County TDA, the Authority shall consist of six (6) members appointed to three (3) year terms by the County Board of Commissioners. The current Watauga County TDA Board of Directors is made up of the following members:

  • Matt Vincent, Chairman
  • Tony Gray, Vice-Chair 
  • Lisa Martin
  • Kim Rogers
  • Jim Neustadt
  • Brad Moretz
  • Tina Houston

The 2017 meeting schedule of the Watauga County TDA Board of Directors is as follows:

January 10 8:30am  
February 14  8:30am  
March 14   8:30am    MEETING CANCELLED    
April 11   8:30am  meeting at LaQuinta Inn & Suites  
May 9 8:30am  
June 13 8:30am Public Budget Comment
August 8    8:30am  
September 12  8:30am  
October 5   8:30am  Note:  Date Change
November 14  8:30am  Meeting at Fairfield Inn & Suites

The WCTDA typically meets the second Tuesday of each month, except for July and December. Most meetings are held at the Watauga County Administrative Building, 814 W. King Street and usually begin at 8:30am

Boone Tourism Development Authority 

The Boone Tourism Development Authority consists of (9) members appointed to (3) year terms by the Boone Town Council.  The current Boone TDA Board of Directors includes the following members:

  • Sheri Moretz, Board Chair
  • Jerry Lamonds, Vice Chair
  • Anne Peecook, Secretary
  • Lynne Mason
  • Jessica Smith
  • Ron Coldiron
  • Lenny Cottom
  • (vacant seat)
  • (vacant seat) 

The 2017 Meeting Schedule for the Boone TDA Board is:

January 18    3:00pm      Hampton Inn & Suites - Boone              
March 15     3:00pm     Courtyard By Marriott - Boone
May 24  2:30pm    Fairfield Inn & Suites
June 21 3:00pm     Holiday Inn Express - Public Budget Comment      
September 20  3:00pm     La Quinta Inn & Suites
November 15 3:00pm     Hampton Inn & Suites







The Boone TDA meets at various lodging properties.  Please contact the TDA office at 828-266-1345 for meeting location each month. 

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815 W. King Street, Suite 10
Boone, NC 28607
(T) 828-266-1345  •  (F) 828-266-1346
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