The Strategic Tourism Planning Board is an advisory board to the Tompkins County Legislature. Its mission is to provide oversight and strategic direction for tourism initiatives that promote economic development and enhance the quality of life in Tompkins County.
The STPB typically meets on the third Wednesday of each month from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. If you plan to attend, please confirm the date, time, and place of the next meeting by contacting the Tourism Program Director by email or 607-274-5560.
Online meetings of the STPB are conducted on Zoom. Access instructions for each meeting are included in the agenda below.
|Brett Bossard||Chair, Arts-Culture|
|Doug Levine||Vice Chair, Arts-Culture|
|Laura Winter Falk||At-Large|
|Alexis Zaharis Grimm||Lodging|
|Wendy Kobler||Ithaca College|
|Barbara Romano||Cornell University|
|Marian Levy Wilson||At-Large|
|Megan Barber||Community Arts Partnership, Non-Voting|
|Peggy Coleman||Convention & Visitors Bureau, Non-Voting|
|Gary Ferguson||Downtown Ithaca Alliance, Non-Voting|
|Henry Granison||County Legislature, Non-Voting|
|Heather McDaniel||Ithaca Area Economic Development, Non-Voting|
|Jennifer Tavares||Chamber of Commerce, Non-Voting|
|Patty Poist||Transportation, Non-Voting|
|Carol Kammen||Associate Member|
|Michael Miller||Associate Member|
|Jon Reis||Associate Member|
|Wylie Schwartz||Associate Member|
|Chuck Tauck||Associate Member|
STPB BYLAWS December 2020 update
STPB adopted Diversity Statement
STPB Meeting Agendas and Minutes
|2022 Agendas||2022 Minutes||2022 Presentations|
|March||March||2021 CVB Annual Report|
|April||April||Downtown Ithaca Ambassadors Program|
Agendas and minutes from 2020 and earlier are available upon request. Email email@example.com for assistance. Thank you.