Part of what makes Visit Durango unique is the direct connection it has to local stakeholders. The organization is fortunate to have input and guidance from local community members across different industries who serve on the board of directors. Visit Durango's Board of Directors represent different sectors from the tourism industry.
Owner, Gateway Reservations
Fort Lewis School of Business
Owner, Adventure Inn Durango
In addition to the board officers, the Visit Durango board includes members with expertise across key tourism industries.
Chief Marketing Officer, Mountain Capital Partners
General Manager, Holiday Inn & Suites
Director of Aviation, Durango-La Plata County Airport
Director, Durango Art Gallery Collective
Owner, Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours
Executive Director, Music in the Mountains
Sales, Business Development for American Heritage Railways
The Visit Durango Board of Directors is currently accepting applications to fill one vacant seat and also announces two upcoming seats to represent key sectors of La Plata County’s tourism industry. The board is seeking qualified, passionate individuals to help fulfill Visit Durango’s mission to:
Board members help steer destination marketing and foster open communications with Visit Durango and businesses in their sector. The Board is currently accepting applications for the following seats:
Applicants interested in serving on Visit Durango’s Board of Directors must be employed by, or own, a company involved in promoting their respective sector and based in Durango or La Plata County. The role of every board member is to provide strategic insight and promote tourism in the Durango area. Board members also act as a conduit of information between Visit Durango and businesses and organizations in the local tourism industry. “Board members are vital to the local tourism economy and serve an important role to champion our local business community and the Durango brand,” said Bruce Moss, Board chair with Visit Durango. “This is a great opportunity to support the local tourism economy while giving back and serving our community.”
Applications are available online and in-person at the Durango Welcome Center on Main Avenue. Interested parties should submit a completed application and resume to Rachel Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at https://www.durango.org/about-
Visit Durango’s mission is to promote visitation to Durango and La Plata County, drive economic impact and support a positive visitor experience. Please visit https://www.durango.org/about-
Visit Durango is a public organization funded by City and County Lodgers Tax. Therefore, all Board Meetings and Board Retreats are open to the public. Below, you will find the 2020 Board Meeting and Retreat schedule. All meetings are currently held at the Holiday Inn.
February 25: 9-5
Blue Lake Ranch