About Visitors Bureau

Board of Directors

The charge of the Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau Board of Directors is to develop and coordinate visitor services in Orange County and to implement marketing programs that enhance the economic activity and quality of life in the community.

Current Members

  • Dave Gephart (Alliance for Historic Hillsborough)
  • Vacant (Orange County EDC)
  • Anthony Carey, Chairman (Orange County Lodging Association)
  • Karen DeHart (North Carolina High School Athletic Association)
  • Aaron Bachenheimer, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
  • Mike Gering, (Town of Hillsborough)
  • Greg Overbeck (Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce)
  • Mark Sherburne (OCLA)
  • Lee Storrow (Town of Chapel Hill)
  • Michelle Johnson (Town of Carrboro)
  • Jim Parker Vice-Chair (Hillsborough Chamber of Commerce)
  • Penny Rich, Finance Chair (Orange County Board of Commissioners)
  • Lee Pavao, At-Large
  • Annette Stone Ex Officio (Town of Carrboro EDC Director)
  • Meg McGurk, Ex Officio (Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership)
  • Debbie Hepp (Arts Commission Liaison)

2014 Meeting Schedule (All meetings begin at 8:00 am)

  • January 15th – Durham Tech -Orange County Campus,
  • February 19th –  Hampton Inn & Suites Carrboro
  • March 19th – Residence Inn, 101 Erwin Rd, Chapel Hill
  • April 16th –  Ernie Williamson Athletic Center, Skipper Bowles Dr, UNC Campus
  • May 21st – The Franklin Hotel, 311 W. Franklin Street, Chapel Hill
  • June 18th -  Durham Tech, Orange County Campus, Hillsborough
  • July – No meeting
  • August 20th - Sheraton Chapel Hill, One Europa Dr
  • September 17th - NC Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill
  • October 15th – The Carolina Inn, 211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill
  • November 19th – Durham Tech, Orange County Campus
  • December – No meeting

Meeting Minutes 2014

Meeting Minutes 2013


Meeting Minutes 2012


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