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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
  • Kim Rogers
  • Jim Neustadt
  • Brad Moretz

The 2016 meeting schedule of the Watauga County TDA Board of Directors is as follows:

January 12 8:30am  
February 9  8:30am  
March 8   8:30am    
April 12   8:30am  Annual Board Retreat - Fairfield Inn & Suites
May 10 8:30am  
June 21 8:30am Public Budget Comment
August 9     8:30am  
September 13  8:30am  
October 11   8:30am  
November 8  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
  • Jessica Smith
  • Ron Coldiron
  • Shaw Brown
  • Lenny Cottom 

The 2016 Meeting Schedule for the Boone TDA Board is:

January 20    3:00pm    LaQuinta Inn & Suites                 
March 9     3:00pm   Courtyard By Marriott
May 25  3:00pm   Watauga County Administration Building - ground floor conference room  
June 22 3:00pm    Public Budget Comment
September 21  3:00pm   
November 16 3:00pm   

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Featured Events

Aug 25

Guided Tours at Hickory Ridge Living

6/28/16 – 11/18/16
Hickory Ridge Living History Museum invites you to a guided tour of five log cabins. Presented by 18th century… more
Aug 27

9th Annual High Country Beer Fest

8/27/16
The High Country Beer Fest is a celebration of local craft beer, fermentation science, incredible food, awesome music… more
Aug 27

Railroad Heritage Weekend at Tweetsie

8/27/16 – 8/28/16
A once-a-year event for railroad enthusiasts of all ages! Celebrate the Golden Age of steam locomotives behind… more
Sep 03

Mile High Kite and Craft Fest

9/3/16 – 9/4/16
Join us for a two-day arts and craft festival, featuring many local and regional artisans, kids' activities and food,… more
Sep 08

An Evening with The Avett Brothers

9/8/16
The Office of Arts & Cultural Programs, Office of the Chancellor,… more
Sep 08

Music Fest at Blue Bear Mountain

9/8/16 – 9/10/16
The 4th annual Music Fest at Blue Bear Mountain will showcase the best of a variety of music genres including Larry… more
Sep 10

Art in the Park

9/10/16
Art in the Park was created in 1962 by a handful of area artists and craftspeople to showcase local talent; it'€™s now… more
Sep 23

Ghost Train Halloween Festival at

9/23/16 – 10/29/16
Friday and Saturday evenings, September 23 through October 29, 7:30 pm to 11:30pm, all aboard Tweetsie’s Ghost… more
Featured Events
815 W. King Street, Suite 10
Boone, NC 28607
(T) 828-266-1345  •  (F) 828-266-1346
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