Convention and Visitors Bureau Advisory Board


The Convention & Visitors Bureau Advisory Board acts in a general advisory capacity in matters relating to the Convention & Visitors Bureau, including budget preparation and evaluation of the effectiveness of convention and tourist programs.

See Section 21-28 of the Code of Ordinances for a description of duties.


  • Meetings are held monthly

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Composed of seven regular members appointed for overlapping two-year terms and one alternate member appointed for a one-year term.

Cynthia Blankenship
Bank Representative
Joe Szymaszek, Chairman
Major Retailer Representative
Debi Meek, Alternate
Citizen Representative
Mark Terpening, Vice Chairman
Citizen Representative
Michael Oakley, Alternate
Citizen Representative
Daniel Weinberger
Citizen Representative
Chuck Pacioni
Hotel Representative
Hotel Representative
Iain Scouller
Local Attraction Representative


For more information on this board, contact the Convention and Visitors Bureau at 817.410.3128.