Board of Directors

The Board shall consist of a total of eleven (11) voting Directors. Directors shall be elected/appointed in accordance with Section 5.3 of the MCTC Bylaws.

Bernadette Byrne
Initial term expires: Feb 01, 2023

Brett Schlesinger
Food & Beverage | Midterm Delegate
Initial term expires: Oct 1, 2022

Cally Dym
Large Lodging Operator: Coastal
Second term expires: Dec 31, 2022

Arts Organization/Attractions
Open Seat

Raakesh Patel
Large Lodging Operator: Inland
Initial term: Jan 1, 2021 – Dec 31, 2023

Jennifer Seward
At Large
Initial term expires: Jan 01, 2022

Jitu Ishwar
At Large – Large Lodging Operator: Inland
Second term expires: Dec 31, 2021

Elaine Wing-Hillesland
Small Lodging Operator: Coastal
Initial term: Nov 1, 2020 – Dec 31, 2021

Scott Connolly
Medium Lodging Operator: Coastal
Initial term expires: Dec 31, 2020
Second term: Jan 1, 2021 – Dec 31, 2023

Sharon Davis
Regional Promotional: Coastal
Second term expires: Feb 01, 2023

Kasie Gray
Regional Promotional: Inland
Initial term expires: May 01, 2022


Board of Directors Informational Folder

Organizational Chart (10.19.2021)

Mendocino County Tourism Commission (MCTC)
MCTC BOD Roster (2.12.2020)
MCTC County Contract 2019/20
MCTC Bylaws
MCTC/VMC Articles of Incorporation
MCTC/VMC Reporting Calendar
MCTC Certificate of Insurance
MCTC Operations Manual (Rev 3.2020)
Brown Act Pocket Guide
Operating Procedures of the Brown Act

Visit Mendocino County (VMC)
VMC Employee Handbook (Vers. 2017)
VMC Strategic Plan (Rev 11/10/19)
VMC Marketing Plan 2020/21
VMC Strategic Plan Insights Report

Mendocino County Business Improvement District (BID)
Mendocino County BID Advisory Board
Mendocino County BID Bylaws
Mendocino County BID Advisory Report 2020/21
Mendocino County TOT and BID Assessment