David Huskins, Managing Director for Operations

Cell: 828-691-3300  Email:

Betty Huskins, Managing Director for Communications and Marketing

Cell: 828-273-0276  Email:

Martha Messer, Manager for Visitor’s Services & Administrative Support

Phone: 828-369-9606 Email:

Sharmane Ogden, Coordinator for Membership Development & Services

Cell: 828-782-4200 Email:


Monica Brown, Chair – Fryemont Inn

Brad Walker, Vice-Chair – Fairfield Inn & Suites Cherokee

Kim Albritton, Treasurer – Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Bob Ferraria, Secretary – Andews Valley Initiative

Lisa Leatherman –Duke Energy

Sheryl Rudd – Heinzelmannchen Brewery

Jean Posey NewmannOwner, Carolina Mountain Homes Estate

Greg Corvelle, General Manager, Fontana Village Resort

Richie Sneed, Vice Chief of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee

Van Kennedy – Nantahala Outdoor Center