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, Kindred Restaurant and Milkbread - 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, 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

  • Susan Johnson, Town of Cornelius Commissioner
  • Justin Dionne, Cain Center for the Arts
  • Joe Douglas, Carlsen Douglas Development, 131 MAIN
  • Steve Justus, Town of Davidson Commissioner
  • Diana Merrifield, Citizen At Large
  • Ashley Hogan, Davidson College Manager of Guest Services
  • Alisia Bergsman, Town of Huntersville Commissioner
  • Michael Jaycocks, Huntersville Parks & Recreation

(2) Members - Appointed by Visit Lake Norman

  • Bill Russell, Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce 
  • Ryan McDaniels, Lake Norman Economic Development