The Carbondale Tourism Board is responsible for governing the Bureau and the direction of its work.

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

Board Position: President

Casey Twomey

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

Shane Carsrud

Commercial Loan Officer
Banterra Bank
Board Position: Treasurer

Jack Wissmann

Sales and Marketing Consultant
Board Position: Secretary

Carolin Harvey

Carbondale City Council

Kara Wilson

Sales Manager
Hampton Inn By Hilton

Jim Ewers

Blue Sky Vineyard

Amy Dion

Brand Development Manager
Neighborhood Co-op Grocery