Director of Marketing
Beech Mountain Resort
Community Foundation Partner
During her tenure at Beech Mountain Resort, Talia has helped grow one of the area’s most recognizable attractions into a 365-day-a-year tourism destination. She has developed the Beech Mountain Summer Concert Series into one of the region’s top music events. She’s also earned several awards for content and event creation, including the annual Run for Buns, which has raised well over $100,000 for the Colon Cancer Coalition.
Talia earned a Batchelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from Lees-McRae College, where she also works as an adjunct professor and served as President of the Alumni Board of Directors. She was recently awarded the college’s Sullivan Award, recognizing the recipient’s nobility of character and excellence of service.
Earning an MBA from East Tennessee State University, Talia served as the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce from July 2022-June 2023. She dedicates her spare time to volunteer efforts with numerous local organizations.
Parent: Beech Mountain Resort
1007 Beech Mountain Parkway Beech Mountain, NC 28604
Lees-McRae College 2007
Bachlelor of Arts Educational Leadership
East Tennessee State University 2016
Masters in Business Administration
2013 NSAA Best Learn to Ski Month Campaign
2017 Alumni Service Award Lees-McRae College
Kiwanis Club of Banner Elk
Girls on the Run of the High Country
Woolly Worm Festival Board
Lees-McRae College Alumni Board
Areas of Expertise
COMMUNITY/CIVIC & NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS, COMPUTERS & COMMUNICATIONS, EVENTS/WEDDINGS/PARTIES/RENTALS