Board of Directors

The board consists of nine members who are selected from the community, representing interests in lodging, retail, nightlife, restaurants, attractions, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, and the community at large.

Rod Sievers

Retired
Board Position: President

Casey Twomey

Attorney
Barrett, Twomey, Broom, Hughes, & Hoke, LLP
Board Position: Vice-President

Shane Carsrud

Commercial Loan Officer
Banterra Bank
Board Position: Treasurer

Kara Wilson

Sales Manager
Hampton Inn By Hilton
Board Position: Secretary

Carolin Harvey

Councilwoman
Carbondale City Council

Jim Ewers

Owner
Blue Sky Vineyard

Amy Dion

Brand Development Manager
Neighborhood Co-op Grocery

Mike Arthur

Media Production
Black Acre Productions