Meeting Dates


The 2023 meeting schedule of the Watauga County TDA Board of Directors is as follows:

January 19 (Thursday) 8:30 am

 Watauga County Administration Building

February 14  8:30 am

 Watauga County Administration Building

March 14 8:30 am

Watauga County Administration Building - 1st Floor Meeting Room

814 West King Street, Boone, NC 28607

April 18

8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Board Retreat

The Beacon Butcher Bar

125 Graduate Ln., Boone, NC 28607

May 9 8:30 am

 Location TBA

June 13 8:30 am

 Location TBA


No Meeting

August 8 8:30 am

 Location TBA

September 12   8:30 am

 Location TBA

October 10 8:30 am

 Location TBA

November 14   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 2023 Boone TDA Board of Directors meeting schedule is as follows:

January 18  3:00 pm

 Holiday Inn Express Meeting Room

March 15  3:00 pm

Courtyard by Marriott

1050 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607

May 17  3:00 pm

 Location TBA 

June 21

 3:00 pm

 Location TBA

September 20   

 3:00 pm

 Location TBA

November 15    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.   


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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