Work Accomplishments

Eureka Springs Community Center Foundation Board (ESCCF)

Chairman of the Eureka Springs Main Street Board
Penn State University – Distinguished Alumni
Historic Hotels of America – Advisory board – General Manager of the Year

Hospitality Advisory boards – University of Arkansas, Arkansas Tech

Finalist for Arkansas Parks & Tourism – Tourism Person of the Year

Past Chair of the Northwest Arkansas Tourism Board  

Underwriter and Active participant in development of Eureka Springs Mardi Gras

Eureka Springs High School Hospitality Instructor

Volunteer High School Softball Coach
Ozark Mountain Music Festival
Concepted and Launched Christmas at the Crescent
Finalist for Arkansas Business – Business Executive of the year
Arkansas Delegate to the US Senate Conference of Young Professionals
Co-founded the Mayors Taskforce on Tourism – re-branding Extraordinary Escape

Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce Chair in 2000, Second Chair in 2006
            Launched the chamber website
Recognized as one of Northwest Arkansas’ 40 leaders under 40 
Chaired the Community Development Partnership (CDP) 
Through the CDP -Led or participated on such efforts as:
            The regional trail connect

           Crescent Trail

            The historic plaque project

            13 houses painted for elderly or disadvantaged

            HUD grant (Rural Housing and Economic Development)

            The Arts N Cultural research plan

            The revolving restoration program  & Operation Wildflower,

            Four city-wide trash and/or large appliance cleanups,

            Rockhouse Cave and Onyx spring clean-ups and the

Steering committee member on the Downtown Development Initiative that was successful in attracting funds for the 2004 Auditorium Restoration,

Past Chairmen of the CDP beautification and trails committees

            Gained appropriation for Black Bass Master Plan and matching funds for trail

Chairman of the Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce’s economic development and Publication committees working on

            the economic development incentive package

            Recreation Hub and The Beaver Fish Hatchery

            Steering committee member on The Outdoor tourism Committee

           Committee member on the Ace Transportation committee working on

            improving Highway 62,

            adding sidewalks to 62 and 23 N

           Preservation of the Beaver bridge

Restored six homes in the Eureka Springs city limits.

1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa
1905 Basin Park Hotel

Historica Consulting

Loblolly Pines Adventure Camp

The 1929 Hotel Seville

Lake Lure Inn Consulting

Eureka Springs Main Street Program
Eureka Springs Community Center Foundation
Community Development Partnership – Carroll County, AR
Downtown Development Initiative – Eureka Springs,AR
Core of Harrrison  — – Harrison, AR
Northwest Arkansas Tourism Association
University of Arkansas – Hospitality Advisory board
Eureka Springs Schools —  Facilities Committee


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18 Pine St Eureka Springs, AR 72632