blowing rock chamber board of directors

The Board of Directors serves as the Chamber’s government and policy-making body. It makes
policy decisions for the Chamber which includes authorizing the business plan, approving the
budget and controlling Chamber property. The Board is elected by our members.


Ronnie Mark, Chairman of the Board
Tanger Outlets
Melissa Pickett, 1st Vice Chair
The Blowing Rock Inn
Lee Carol Giduz, Secretary
Blowing Rock Art & History Museum

 Emily Brinker, Treasurer

The Speckled Trout Restaurant and Bottle Shop




Dana Clark, Appalachian State Walker College of Business  
Carrie Driskell, Residential Representative  
Chelsea Garrett,  di Santi, Watson  
Ellen Harrell, Appalachian Home Care  

Ray Medlin, Realtor, Century 21 Mountain Vistas

Erin O'Hara, Meadowbrook Inn  
 Ben Powell, Residential Representative  

Kim Rogers, Jenkins Realtors

 Charlie Sellers, The Blowing Rock Attraction  
Rhonda Smith, Blowing Rock Furniture Gallery
 Kenneth Wehrmann, Monkee's of Blowing Rock
Sandra Williams, LifeStore Banking and Insurance  
PJ Wirchansky, Chetola Resort  
 Joyce Zellner, Residential Representative  

In Memoriam

Tony Rand, Residential Representative, Retired NC Senator