2019-20 Ohio Travel Association Board of Directors

The Ohio Travel Association is governed by industry leaders elected by the membership. These board members represent you - a travel industry professional. To make sure our board reflects the needs of all members of the industry, the board has regional representatives and prioritizes making sure all sectors are represented equally.

Interested in joining the OTA Board?

Check out the Nomination Packet for details and a form. Board applications are accepted any time of the year, as occasionally an existing board member is unable to fulfill his or her term. 

Melinda Huntley

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Executive Director
(800) 896-4682 x1
mhuntley@ohiotravel.org

Jim Mahon

Jim Mahon - OTA Board President
OTA President
Akron Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau

Paige Alost

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OTA Vice President
Athens County CVB

Sharrona Burns

Sharrona Burns
OTA Treasurer
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Richard Nachazel

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Immediate Past President
Ohio TNT

Northwest

Lee Alexakos

Lee Alexakos
Cedar Point

Bryan Edwards

Bryan
Lake Erie Shores & Islands

Christie Weininger

Christie Weininger
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential
Library & Museums

Northeast

Mike Mulhall

Greater Cleveland Sports CommissionMike Mulhall

Nichole Cardinale

NicoleGervasi Vineyard & The Twisted Olive

Tonja Marshall

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Southwest

Randie Adam

Randoe
Cincinnati USA CVB

Dennis Tracy

Dennis Tracy

Winning Partners

Elizabeth Connor

Elizabeth Connor

National Aviation Heritage Area

Paula Kirch Smith

Paula Kirch Smith

Cincinnati State Technical and
Community College

Southeast

Adria Bergeron

Adria Bergeron

Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District

Deana Clark

Deana Clark

Marietta-Washington County CVB

Brya Long

Brya Long
Long's Retreat Family Resort

Central

Amanda Davis

Amanda DavisVisit Grove City

Pete Fingerhut

Pete FingerhutThe Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Chris Kerr

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Dan Moder

Dan ModerExplore Licking County

At-Large

Jason Fallon

Jason
Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Jamison Pack

Jamison PackOhio History Connection

Kim Bauer

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Portsmouth-Scioto County Visitors Bureau

Leiann Stewart

Leiann StewartMiami County CVB