2021 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 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
(800) 896-4682 x1
mhuntley@ohiotravel.org

Paige Alost

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OTA President
Central State University

Nichole Cardinale

Nichole Cardinale
OTA Treasurer
Gervasi Vineyard

Leiann Stewart

Leiann Stewart

OTA Secretary
Miami County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Randi Adam

Randi Adam
OTA Vice President
Cincinnati USA 

Jim Mahon

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

Northwest

Lee Alexakos

Lee Alexakos
Cedar Point

Bryan Edwards

Bryan
Lake Erie Shores & Islands

Christie Weininger

Christie Weininger
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential
Library & Museums

Northeast

Cathy Durant

OTA Board

TravelHost

Lute Harmon Jr.

OTA Board
Ohio Magazine

Tonja Marshall

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Southwest

Chris Schutte

Chris Schutte

Chamber of Greater Springfield

Elizabeth Connor

Elizabeth Connor

National Aviation Heritage Area

Paula Kirch Smith

Paula Kirch Smith

Cincinnati State Technical and
Community College

Southeast

Kim Bauer

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Portsmouth/Scioto County Visitors Bureau

Adria Bergeron

Adria Bergeron

Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District

Deana Clark

Deana Clark

Marietta-Washington County CVB

Central

Amanda Davis

Amanda DavisVisit Grove City

Kevin Seymour

Kevin Seymour

COSI

Dan Moder

Dan ModerExplore Licking County

At-Large

Jamison Pack

Jamison PackOhio History Connection

Jeff Blom

Jeff Blom
Discover Clermont County

Lance Woodworth

Lance Woodworth
Destination Toledo

Wendy Zucal

Wendy Zucal
Dennison Railroad Depot Museum