Board of Directors

Randolph County Tourism Development Authority

The Randolph County Tourism Development Authority is a public authority governed by the terms of special legislation granted by the N.C. General Assembly on July 28, 1997, as House Bill 337, An Act to Authorize Randolph County to Levy a Room Occupancy and Tourism Development Tax under the Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act. The current occupancy tax rate is set at five percent. 

Click Here for Randolph County Tourism Development Authority's 2023 - 2024 Proposed Budget

Current List of TDA Board of Directors

Authority Board members, appointed by the Randolph County Board of Commissioners in accordance with House Bill 337, act as voting members of the Board with full authority and responsibility to determine policies, procedures, and regulations for the operation of the Authority in accordance with the N.C. Guidelines for Occupancy Tax Uniform Provisions; monitor the Authority's financial health, programs, and overall performance; and provide the Executive Director with resources to meet the needs of the Annual Destination Marketing Plan & Program of Work.

Seat 1 - Amy Struble, Daly Seven Hotels, representing the hotel/motel industry 

Seat 2 - Luke Hollingsworth, Holly Ridge Golf Links, representing the Archdale-Trinity Chamber 

Seat 3 - Barbara Gallimore, The Flying Pig Food & Spirits, representing the Asheboro/Randolph Chamber

Seat 4 - Diane Villa, representing the North Carolina Zoo

Seat 5 - Leslie Brown, Liberty Showcase Theater, representing the Liberty Chamber

Seat 6 – David Caughron, Chairman, Hospice of Randolph, representing the Randleman Chamber of Commerce

Seat 7 – Rebecca Petty Moffitt, Vice-Chair, Petty Family Foundation & Attractions, representing the tourism industry-at-large

Seat 8 – Shawn Patel, BAPS Hospitality, representing the hotel/motel industry

Seat 9 – Ross Holt, Randolph County Public Library, representing Randolph County Government

Emails to members of the Board are routed through the Clerk to the Board – click HERE

TDA Board 2019

Pictured left to right: Barbara Gallimore, Ross Holt, Shawn Patel, Rebecca Petty Moffitt, Diane Villa,
David Caughron, Leslie Brown, Luke Hollingsworth; not pictured, Amy Struble