Meeting Dates


The 2024 meeting schedule of the Watauga County TDA Board of Directors is as follows:

January 23 8:30 am

      Meeting rescheduled (from January 9th)     

February No Meeting


March 12 8:30 am

Watauga County Administration Building

April 4

8:30 am

Called Board Meeting - Virtual

April 16

8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Blue Ridge Conservancy Office

May 14 8:30 am

Watauga Community Recreation Center

June 11

8:30 am

Watauga County Administration Building

1st Floor Meeting Room

814 West King Street, Boone, NC


No Meeting

August 20 8:30 am

Location TBA

 September 17  8:30 am

Location TBA

October 8 8:30 am

Location TBA

November 12  8:30 am

Location TBA

December No Meeting  

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 8:30 am


The 2024 Boone TDA Board of Directors meeting schedule is as follows:

February 14  3:00 pm

Hampton Inn and Suites

Meeting rescheduled (from January 24th)

March 20  3:00 pm

Fairfield Inn & Suites

May 15  3:00 pm

Courtyard by Marriott

June 18

 3:00 pm

Hampton Inn and Suites

1252 U.S. Highway 421 S.

September 18

 3:00 pm

Location TBA

November 20 

 3:00 pm 

Location TBA


The Boone TDA typically meets on the third Wednesday of January, March, May, June, September, and November.  Meetings are held at various locations in Boone.   


Find the archive of previous board meeting minutes here


The Boone & Watauga County TDA staff maintains an office in downtown Boone NC to carry out the tourism-related marketing and infrastructure development initiatives as defined by the TDA Board of Directors.



Boone & Watauga County TDA
331 Queen St; Suite 101
Boone, NC 28607



L. Wright Tilley, Executive Director
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828-266-1345 (ext. 203)

Hope Thingelstad, Director of Tourism Outreach
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828-266-1345 (ext. 201)

Emily Neeley, Director of P.R. and Social Media
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828-266-1345 (ext. 202)

Reggie Hunt, Executive Director of the Boone Area Sports Commission
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