Executive Committee & Board of Directors

 

Board of Directors

Yolanda Adams

Yolanda Adams

Assistant Director for Student Leadership & Family Outreach, GEAR UP, Appalachian State University

Board Member

Carrie Afanador

Carrie Afanador

Department of Justice Accredited Representative

Executive Director, Immigrant Connection of the High Country

Board Member

Shirley Alexander

Shirley Alexander

General Manager, Booneshine Brewing Company, Inc.

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(704)775-6632

Board Member

Tara Brossa

Tara Brossa

General Manager, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton

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(828)386-6464

Board Member

Dr. Tiffany Christian

Dr. Tiffany Christian

Director of High Country Ministries , Safe Harbor

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(828)719-1600

Board Member

Harry Davis

Harry Davis

NCBA Professor of Banking, Appalachian State University

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(828)262-6245

Board Member

Christy Gottfried

Christy Gottfried

President/Owner, Go Postal in Boone

WWIL Committee Chair

Jim Hamilton

Jim Hamilton

Watauga County Director, NC Cooperative Extension, NC Cooperative Extension

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(828)264-3061

Board Member

Angela Heavner

Angela Heavner

Owner, 180 Float Spa

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(336)508-4083

Board Member

Hal Hood

Hal Hood

Commercial Loan Officer, LifeStore Bank

Board Member

Nathaniel Johnson

Nathaniel Johnson

Granite Insurance

Board Member

Brent Keith

Brent Keith

Strategic Sales Supervisor, SkyLine/SkyBest

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(336)876-6321

Board Member

Angus Lamond

Angus Lamond

General Manager, Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock

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(828)295-5500

Board Member

Michael Maybee

Michael Maybee

President/CEO, Watauga Opportunities, Inc.

Board Member

Danielle Neibaur

Danielle Neibaur

General Manager, The Horton Hotel and Rooftop Lounge

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(828)832-8060

Board Member

Dr. Mark Poarch

Dr. Mark Poarch

President, Caldwell Community College and Technical Institue

Board Member

Kindsay Reeder

Kindsay Reeder

Major Gifts & Special Projects, System Advancement, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System Foundation

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(828)406-5629

Board Member

Dr. Tierra Stark

Dr. Tierra Stark

Assistant Principal, Watauga HS / CTE Director, Watauga County Schools

Board Memer

Seth Sullivan

Seth Sullivan

Owner, The Cardinal Food & Spirits

Board Member

Omer Tomlinson

Omer Tomlinson

Account Executive, Spectrum Reach

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(828)264-6939

Government Relations Committee Co-Chair

Amanda White

Amanda White

First Horizon Bank

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(828)263-8605

Board Member

Jason Xiong

Jason Xiong

Associate Dean for Advanced Studies in Business, Walker College of Business - App State

Board Member

Executive Board

Heidi Ragan

Heidi Ragan

Watauga District Manager, Blue Ridge Energy

Chair

Talia Freeman

Talia Freeman

Director of Marketing, Beech Mountain Resort

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(828)387-2011x204

Immediate Past Chair

Mark Gould

Mark Gould

Chief Financial Officer, Mast General Store

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(828)963-6511

Chair Elect / Government Relations Co-Chair

Joe Nash

Joe Nash

CPA

Manager - Tax Services, DMJPS PLLC

Treasurer

Our Team

David Jackson

David Jackson

President/CEO, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

President/CEO

Lindsay Cook

Lindsay Cook

Director of Operations, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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828.264.2225

Director of Operations

Emma Faulkner

Emma Faulkner

North Carolina Public Notary

Content Manager, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

Social Media Content Manager

Natalie Harkey

Natalie Harkey

Finance Manager, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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(828)264-2225

Finance Manager

Carrie Henderson

Carrie Henderson

Director of Events, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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828.264.2225

Director of Events

Megan Mason

Megan Mason

Director of Communications & Marketing, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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(828)264-2225

Director of Communications & Marketing

Patrick K. Setzer

Patrick K. Setzer

Director of Member Engagement, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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(828)264-2225

Director of Member Engagement

Joe Furman

Joe Furman

AICP Certified Planner

Director of Economic Development, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

Director of Economic Development

Reggie Hunt

Reggie Hunt

Executive Director, Boone Area Sports Commission, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

Executive Director, Boone Area Sports Commission

Jeannine Underdown Collins

Jeannine Underdown Collins

Chamber Volunteer, Boone Area Chamber of Commerce

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(828)264-2225

Membership Volunteer