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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 
  • Greg Tarbutton
  • Connie Baird
  • Jim Neustadt
  • Brad Moretz

The 2015 meeting schedule of the Watauga County TDA Board of Directors is as follows:

January 13 8:30am  
February 10  8:30am Note: This is a Thursday meeting 
March 17   8:30am The March 17 meeting has been cancelled.   
April 14   8:30am  Annual Budget Retreat - location TBA
May 12 8:30am  
June 9 8:30am Public Budget Comment - 8:30am
August 11     8:30am  
September 8  8:30am  
October 13   8:30am  
November 10  8:30am


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
  • Ben McKethan
  • Lynne Mason
  • Mike Hall
  • Ron Coldiron
  • Shaw Brown
  • Lenny Cottom 

The 2015 Meeting Schedule for the Boone TDA Board is:

January 21    3:00pm    Meeting @ Fairfield Inn & Suites                   
March 18      3:00pm   
May 20  3:00pm  
June 17 3:00pm   Public Budget Comment - 3pm
September 16  3:00pm   
November 18    

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815 W. King Street, Suite 10
Boone, NC 28607
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