Executive Board

Chris Chapman Chris Chapman President
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Christy Burns Christy Burns President Elect
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Rickey Thigpen Rickey Thigpen Vice President
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Laura Beth Strickland Laura Beth Strickland Secretary/Treasurer
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Marlo Dorsey Marlo Dorsey Past President
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2022-2023 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AREA I: HILLS

Stephanie Coomer
Tupelo CVB (3 Year Term)

Mary Cates Williams
MS Hills National Heritage Area (2 Year Term)

Kim Terrell
DeSoto County Tourism (1 Year Term)

AREA II: DELTA

Vanessa Burse
Horseshoe Casino (3 Year Term)

Webster Franklin
Tunica CVB (2 Year Term)

Meg Cooper
Lower Delta Partnership (1 Year Term)

AREA III: PINES

Dede Mogollon
Visit Meridian (3 Year Term)

Paige Hunt
Greater Starkville Development Partnership (2 Year Term)

Terry Watkins
Pearl River Resort (1 Year Term)

AREA IV: CAPITAL/RIVER

Stratton Hall
Churchill Creative (3 Year Term)

Jonathan Pettus
Visit Jackson (2 Year Term)

Susan Garrard
Mississippi Children’s Museum (1 Year Term)

AREA V: COASTAL

Judy Young
Coastal Mississippi (3 Year Term)

Kurt Allen
Mississippi Aquarium (2 Year Term)

Rachel Hebert
Beau Rivage (1 Year Term)

AT-LARGE

Kinney Ferris
Visit Oxford (3 Year Term)

Annette Rand
DoubleTree Biloxi (2 Year Term)

Gary Worsham
Visit Grenada (1 Year Term)