2022 Board of Directors

Meet Our Board

The Gatlinburg CVB is overseen by a Board of Directors that includes the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, City Manager Cindy Cameron Ogle and City Commission Designees.

Executive Committee

Jackelyn Schafer, Chair
The Park Vista - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

Logan Coykendall, Vice Chair
Hospitality Solutions

David Moore, Treasurer
Citizens National Bank

Marlee Montgomery, Secretary
Gatlin’s

Cam Caton, Parliamentarian
Hollywood Star Cars

Cindy Cameron Ogle, City Manager
City of Gatlinburg

Mike Werner, Mayor
City of Gatlinburg

Mark McCown, Vice Mayor
City of Gatlinburg

Board Members

Robert (Bob) Bentz, Elected Director
Anakeesta

David Faulkner, Elected Director
Little Log Wedding Chapel

Davy Thomas, Elected Director
Hospitality Solutions

Mike Fowler, Elected Director
Fowler’s Clay Works

Jackie Leatherwood, Elected Director
Greystone Lodge on the River

Beau Massey, Elected Director
Collier Food Group

Woods Hippensteal, Designated Director
Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community

Marcus Watson, Designated Director
Attractions Association 

Eric Treadway, Designated Director
Lodging Association

Deirdre Faulkner Williams, Designated Director
Wedding Association

Ryan Booth
Past Chair

Ex-Officio Members

Cassius Cash, Liaison Designated
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Trudy Hughes, Designated
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

James Downs, Designated
Rocky Top Sports World

Robert Montgomery, Appointed
City of Gatlinburg

Mark Adams, CEO and President
Gatlinburg CVB