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Board Members and Meeting Schedule

Members

Macon-Bibb County Representative:             Appointed by Commission

Commissioner Larry Schlesinger - 3 years   7-1-18/6-30-21

 

Elected by the Visit Macon Membership:

Hotel Owners or General Managers: 

Matthew Jennings, Courtyard Macon - 3 years   7-1-17/6-30-20

Nancy Lott, Town Place Suites - 3 years   11-1-19/6-30-21                                                                                                                                  

Attraction Directors:

Yash Patel, Macon Beer Company - 3 years   7-1-19/6-30-21

Jan Beeland - 3 years   7-1-17/6-30-20

Susan Welsh, Museum of Arts & Sciences - 3 years   7-1-19/6-30-21

 

Tourism Entity including restaurants, retail, antiques etc:

Tina Dickson, Ingleside Village Pizza - 3 years   7-1-18/6-30-21

                                                                                                                    

Community Leaders:

Patricia Gibbs, Ronald McDonald House - 3 years   7-1-17/6-30-20

Jamilah Stuart, Edgars Hospitality - 3 years   7-1-18/6-30-21

Susan Mitchell, Bibb County Schools - 3 years   7-1-19/6-30-21

 

Executive Committee:

Chair:                          Patty Gibbs                                                    

Vice Chair:                  Tina Dickson

Secretary/Treasurer:  Matthew Jennings

Past Chair:                  Susan Welsh

 

Ex-Efficio/Non-Voting Members

David Aiello, Macon Centreplex/Spectra Management  

Gary Wheat, Macon CVB President & CEO

Yvonne Williams, Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce

Stacy Moore, International Cherry Blossom Festival

 

Executive Committee and Board Meetings 2019-20

January 16, 2020– Executive Committee Meeting @ Cracker Barrel at 8:00 am

February 20, 2020 – Board Meeting at 3:00 pm @ Visit Macon 3rd Floor Conference Room

March 11, 2020 – Executive Committee Meeting @ Cracker Barrel at 8:00 am

April 16, 2020 – Board Meeting at 3:00 pm @ Visit Macon 3rd Floor Conference Room

May 21, 2020 – Executive Committee Meeting @ Cracker Barrel at 8:00 am

June, 2020– Board of Directors Retreat and Board Meeting – TBA

July 16, 2020 – Board Meeting at 3:00 pm @ Visit Macon 3rd Floor Conference Room

August 12, 2020– Executive Meeting @ Cracker Barrel at 8:00 am

August, 2020– Annual Meeting @ TBA

September 17, 2020 – Board Meeting at 3:00 pm @ Visit Macon 3rd Floor Conference Room

October 14, 2020 – Executive Committee Meeting @ Cracker Barrel at 8:00 am

December 3, 2020 – Board Meeting at 3:00 pm @ Visit Macon 3rd Floor Conference Room and Member Holiday Party – TBA