Board of Directors

Public Directors: Six (6) Members at Large & Three (3) Hotel Representatives - Appointed by Visit Lake Norman  
  • Mr. Randy Marion, Randy Marion Chevrolet/Geo/Pontiac/Buick - Chairman
  • Mr. Woody Washam, Mayor of Cornelius - Vice-Chairman
  • Mr. Joe Harwood, JHS Group - Community Affairs
  • Ms. Barbara McCall, Ladd, McCall & Associates - Treasurer
  • Ms. Cathy Bentz, Bentz & Associates, PA - Assistant Treasurer
  • Mr. Joe Kindred, Hello, Sailor & Kindred - At-Large
  • Ms. Jeanna Hoffman, Hampton Inn Cornelius/Lake Norman and Huntersville
  • Mr. Boris Bunich, Beacon IMG - Homewood Suites - Davidson
  • Mr. Vinay Patel, SREE Hotels, Courtyard/Residence Inn Huntersville
Municipal Directors: Three (3) Restaurant/Attractions including Parks & Recreation Representatives & Six (6) Member-At-Large Representatives (Only one of whom may be either an elected official or Town staff)- Appointed by Towns
  • Mr. Thurman Ross, Town of Cornelius Commissioner
  • Mr. Andrew Durstewitz, D9 Brewing Company 
  • Mr. Joe Douglas, Carlsen Douglas Development, 131 MAIN
  • Mr. Jim Fuller, Town of Davidson Commissioner
  • Ms. Cissi Lyles, Davidson College
  • Ms. Diana Merrifield, Citizen At Large
  • Mr. Nick Walsh, Town of Huntersville Commissioner
  • Mr. Michael Jaycocks, Huntersville Parks & Recreation
Ex- Officios: (2) Members - Appointed by Visit Lake Norman
  • Mr. Bill Russell, Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce 
  • Mr. Ryan McDaniels, Lake Norman Economic Development