The Board

The Carbondale Tourism Board is responsible for governing the Bureau, the direction of its work and the control of its property. The board consists of one city councilmember and eight members who are selected from the community, representing interests in lodging, retail, nightlife, restaurants, Southern Illinois University- Carbondale, attractions, and a community member at large.

A City Councilmember is also selected to the board. The Board is appointed and approved by Mayor of Carbondale the City Council to recommend contracts, budgets, policies, and operating guidelines for the operation of the Carbondale Tourism Bureau.

Winslow Chou

Co-Owner, El Greco Restaurant
Board Position: President

Roxanne Conley

Owner, Attitude Designs
Board Position: Vice-President

Shane Carsrud

Commercial Loan Officer, Banterra Bank
Board Position: Treasurer

Rod Sievers

Assistant Director for Community Relations, Southern Illinois University – Carbondale
Board Position: Secretary

Daniel Twomey

Attorney, Barrett, Twomey, Broom, Hughes, & Hoke, LLP

Carolin Harvey

Carbondale City Council Member

Carol King

Sales Manager, Hampton Inn

Beth Ponce

Owner, Monte Alegre Vineyards

Jack Wissmann

Sales & Marketing Consultant