2019-20 Ohio Travel Association Board of Directors

The Ohio Travel Association is governed by industry leaders elected by the membership. These board members represent you - a travel industry professional. To make sure our board reflects the needs of all members of the industry, the board has regional representatives and prioritizes making sure all sectors are represented equally.

Interested in joining the 2020-21 OTA Board?

Check out the OTA Board Nomination Application  for details and a form. Board applications are accepted any time of the year, as occasionally an existing board member is unable to fulfill his or her term. 

Melinda Huntley

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Executive Director
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Jim Mahon

Jim Mahon - OTA Board President
OTA President
Akron Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau

Paige Alost

OTA Vice President
Athens County CVB

Randi Adam

Randi Adam
OTA Treasurer
Cincinnati USA CVB

Nichole Cardinale

Nichole Cardinale
OTA Secretary
Gervasi Vineyard


Lee Alexakos

Lee Alexakos
Cedar Point

Bryan Edwards

Lake Erie Shores & Islands

Christie Weininger

Christie Weininger
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential
Library & Museums


Cathy Durant

OTA Board


Lute Harmon Jr.

OTA Board
Ohio Magazine

Tonja Marshall

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Dennis Tracy

Dennis Tracy

Winner Partners

Elizabeth Connor

Elizabeth Connor

National Aviation Heritage Area

Paula Kirch Smith

Paula Kirch Smith

Cincinnati State Technical and
Community College


Adria Bergeron

Adria Bergeron

Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District

Deana Clark

Deana Clark

Marietta-Washington County CVB

Brya Long

Brya Long
Long's Retreat Family Resort


Amanda Davis

Amanda DavisVisit Grove City

Dan Moder

Dan ModerExplore Licking County


Jason Fallon

Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Jamison Pack

Jamison PackOhio History Connection

Kim Bauer

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Portsmouth-Scioto County Visitors Bureau

Leiann Stewart

Leiann StewartMiami County CVB