Board of Directors

The Hopkinsville-Christian County Convention and Visitors Bureau Board meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2 p.m. at local tourism attraction venues, unless otherwise noted on the schedule below. Meetings are open to the media and public, for a full schedule call 270-887-2300. There is no board meeting in December.

In light of recent meeting restrictions due to COVID-19, the CVB Board will hold virtual meetings in accordance with the Opinion of the Attorney General (OAG) 20-05 (View full Opinion here). For a copy of meeting minutes or additional information, please email [email protected].

Tuesday, January 25th @ 2:00 p.m. – Museums of Historic Hopkinsville
Tuesday, February 22nd @ 2:00 p.m. – Trail of Tears Heritage Cabin
Tuesday, March 22nd @ 2:00 p.m. – The Local, Upstairs event space
Tuesday, April 26th @ 2:00 p.m. –  Carnegie Library
Tuesday, May 24th @ 2:00 p.m. – Hopkinsville Brewing Company
Tuesday, June 28th @ 2:00 p.m. – Jeffers Bend Environmental Center
Tuesday, July 26th @ 2:00 p.m. – Thomas Street Rec Center
Tuesday, August 30th @ 2:00 p.m. – Brushy Fork Creek
Tuesday, September 27th @ 2:00 p.m. – MB Roland Distillery
Tuesday, October 25th @ 2:00 p.m. –  Casey Jones Distillery
Tuesday, November 29th @ 12:00 p.m. – The Mixer

SPGE Compliance Reports

Board Members

Merry Beth Tomaszewski – Chair | Represents City of Hopkinsville

Justin Whitehair- Vice Chair | Represents Lodging Industry

Elliot Miles – Treasurer | Represents Lodging Industry

Heather Shoemake | Represents Lodging Industry

Sarah Whitaker | Represents Chamber of Commerce

Dave Saldana | Represents Restaurant Industry

Kris Tapp | Represents Christian County

Jerry Gilliam – Ex-Officio | Represents Christian County