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Executive Committee & Board of Directors

Click below for a downloadable list of Board of Directors & Committee Chairs

Executive Board

Scott Elliott
Scott Elliott
Superintendent Watauga County Schools (828)264-7190
Chair
Dr. Sandra Vannoy
Dr. Sandra Vannoy
Acting Dean, Walker College of Business Walker College of Business - ASU (828)262-2034
Chair Elect
David Still
David Still
Director of Business Development Booneweather.com (828)264-2030
Immediate Past Chair
Joe Nash
Joe Nash
CPA Manager - Tax Services Johnson Price Sprinkle PA (828)263-5493
Treasurer

Board of Directors

Yolanda Adams
Yolanda Adams
Family Resource Coordinator Watauga County Schools (828)264-7190
Board Member
Hope Caroselli
Hope Caroselli
LifeStore Bank
Board Member
Tiffany Christian
Tiffany Christian
MSOL Customer Care & Order Fulfillment Manager Mast General Store (866)367-6278
Board Member
Harry Davis
Harry Davis
NCBA Professor of Banking Appalachian State University (828)262-6245
Board Member
Jared Everett
Jared Everett
Program Manager/Information Technology Samaritan's Purse Inc. (828)278-1907
Board Member
Talia Freeman
Talia Freeman
Director of Marketing Beech Mountain Resort (828)387-2011x204
Communication Committee Chair
Maelea Galyon
Maelea Galyon
Turn It Up Consulting (865)236-1417
Board Member
Mark Gould
Mark Gould
Chief Financial Officer Mast General Store (828)963-6511
Government Relations Committee Co-Chair
Kris Hartley
Kris Hartley
General Manager - Broyhill Wellness Center Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (828)266-1060
Board Member
Todd Hendley
Todd Hendley
Managing Partner Ransom
Board Member
Graham Holshouser
Graham Holshouser
Jump! of Boone LLC (828)264-9011
Board Member
Brent Keith
Brent Keith
Strategic Sales Supervisor SkyLine/SkyBest (336)876-6321
Board Member
Ruthie Lile
Ruthie Lile
Adventure & Entertainment Risk Consultant Granite Insurance (828)396-3342
Membership Services Committee Chair
Jonathan Lubkemann
Jonathan Lubkemann
Senior Vice President, Market President BB&T, now Truist (828)262-5989
Board Member
Jason Parker
Jason Parker
Director, Holmes Convocation Center Appalachian State University
CUE Committee Chair
Heidi Ragan
Heidi Ragan
Watauga District Manager Blue Ridge Energy, LLC (828)265-8302
Board Member
Traci Royster
Traci Royster
Director Staff Development & Strategic Initiatives Appalachian State University (828)262-2060
Board Member
Garrett Shore
Garrett Shore
Commercial Relationship Manager First Community Bank (828)264-7040
Board Member
Jessica Smith
Jessica Smith
General Manager Courtyard by Marriott (828)265-7676
Board Member
Vicki Stevens
Vicki Stevens
Director of Marketing Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (828)268-8968
Board Member
Omer Tomlinson
Omer Tomlinson
Account Executive Spectrum Reach (828)264-6939
Government Relations Committee Co-Chair
Jason Triplett
Jason Triplett
Northwest NC Community Bank President First Horizon Bank (828)263-5384
Board Member
James Kevin White
James Kevin White
Owner Kevin's Kutz (828)217-9308
Board Member
Frank "Ham" Wilson
Frank "Ham" Wilson
Attorney/Partner di Santi, Watson, Capua, Wilson & Garrett, PLLC (828)264-6126
Board Member

Our Team

David Jackson
David Jackson
President/CEO Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (828)264-2225
President/CEO
Wysteria White
Wysteria White
Senior Director of Events & Member Engagement Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (828)264-2225
Senior Director of Events & Member Engagement
Katie Greene
Katie Greene
Director of Communications & Marketing Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (828)457-5308
Director of Communications & Marketing
Natalie Harkey
Natalie Harkey
Finance Manager Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (828)264-2225
Finance Manager
Jeannine Underdown Collins
Jeannine Underdown Collins
Membership Coordinator Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (828)264-2225
Membership Coordinator
Roachel Laney
Roachel Laney
Boone Area Sports Commission Director Boone Area Chamber of Commerce
Boone Area Sports Commission Director
Susan Norris
Susan Norris
Chamber Representative Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (828)264-2225
Chamber Representative
Margaret  Liller
Margaret Liller
Marketing & Event Intern Boone Area Chamber of Commerce (919)599-9340
Marketing & Event Intern