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Visit Estes Park Board of Directors

Current Members

Deborah Gibson

Chair

DGibson@VisitEstesPark.com

Appointed by the Town of Estes Park. Deborah is a co-founder, co-owner and general manager of the Rams Horn Village Resort since 1989. When not working you will find Deborah at the Gore Range Overlook on Fall River Road enjoying the sunset, hiking, or savoring the real sense of community Estes Park offers.

Sean Jurgens

Vice Chair

SJurgens@VisitEstesPark.com

Appointed by the Town of Estes Park. Sean is the co-owner and manager of the Quality Inn, a business that has been in his family for four generations. When not working, you will find Sean biking or skiing with his kids, or enjoying a craft beverage at one of Estes Park’s craft beverage makers.

Scott Webermeier

Treasurer & Town Trustee

SWebermeier@Estes.org

Appointed by the Town of Estes Park. Scott is the owner of The Country Market of Estes Park and is a Town of Estes Park Trustee. What Scott loves about Estes Park: this extraordinarily unique town, our scenic setting, a welcoming business community, and the broader community that is so very willing to step up and help each other in so many ways.

McShan Walker

Secretary

MWalker@VisitEstesPark.com

Appointed by Larimer County. McShan is co-owner and sales/marketing partner of Elkins Distilling Co. What McShan loves about Estes Park: to have the opportunity to live, work and hike (with his blue heeler) in a place where millions of people work and save to just get a glimpse of; this privilege is not lost on McShan.

Pat Murphy

Director

PMurphy@VisitEstesPark.com

Appointed by Larimer County. Pat owns Murphy's Resort and Murphy's River Lodge. What Pat loves about Estes Park: seeing families getting together and creating memories during their time in Estes Park.

Dr. Marie Cenac

Director & Town Trustee

MCenac@Estes.org

Dr. Cenac also serves as a Town of Estes Park Trustee.

Suzy Blackhurst

Director

SBlackhurst@VisitEstesPark.com

Appointed by the Town of Estes Park. Suzy promoted tourism to Estes Park for 32 years: first as a consultant, then for the Town of Estes Park as it established the Local Marketing District, then for Visit Estes Park where she held senior leadership positions, including Interim CEO. Suzy’s favorite quintessential Estes Park activity: taking advantage of the performance and visual arts offered within the community.

Board Meetings, Videos & Minutes

 

Videos

Board Meeting Live Stream and Past Videos

 

Upcoming Board Meetings & Agendas

Detailed Board of Director Meeting schedule

Please note! Regular Board Meetings are now held at 2 p.m.

  • June 24, 2021 – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online.
  • July 29, 2021 – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online.
  • August 26, 2021 – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online.
  • September 23, 2021 – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online.
  • October 28, 2021 – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online.
  • November 18, 2021  – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online. 
  • November 23, 2021 — Special Meeting, Public Budget Hearing — time TBD - online. 
  • December 30, 2021 – Regular Board Meeting – 2 p.m. - online.

 

2021 Board Meeting Minutes & Videos:

  • 5/24/21: Regular Board Meeting: Video
  • 5/10/21: Regular Board Meeting: Video
  • 4/26/21: Regular Board Meeting: Video
  • 4/12/21: Regular Board Meeting: Video
  • 3/29/21: Special Board Meeting Video
  • 3/22/21: Regular Board Meeting Video
  • 3/17/21: Special Board Meeting Video
  • 3/8/21: Regular Board of Directors Meeting Video
  • 2/22/21
    • CEO Recruiting Meeting Video
    • Regular Board of Directors Meeting Video
  • 2/18/21: CEO Recruiting Meeting Video
  • 2/17/21: CEO Recruiting Meeting Video
  • 2/15/21: CEO Recruiting Meeting Video
  • 2/8/21
    • Regular Board Meeting Video
    • CEO Recruiting Meeting Video
  • 2/4/21
    • Special Board Meeting Video
    • CEO Recruiting Meeting Video (The Board called this meeting to order at 3:00 PM. No public comment was made, the agenda was approved and the Executive session was started at 3:10 PM. Due to technical issues, this video begins at 3:10 PM.)
  • 1/25/21: Regular Board of Directors Meeting Video
  • 1/11/21: Regular Board of Directors Meeting Meeting Minutes, Video (The Board called this meeting to order at 5:02 PM, approved the agenda then went into executive session. Due to technical issues, only video following the executive session was retained in the recording. This video picks up as the Board came out of executive session.)

 

Archived Board Meeting Minutes

View archived meeting minutes and videos from Visit Estes Park Board of Director meetings.

 

Board Policy Manual:

In line with Visit Estes Park's objectives for 2018 the Board of Directors adopted policy-based governance in April 11, 2018. View the full policy manual here.

 

Board Public Emails:

Board public emails can be viewed here: 

Or for Scott Webermeier or Marie Cenac’s email go here: https://groups.google.com/a/estes.org/forum/?hl=en#!forum/elected-officials-public-email

Policy #22: Visit Estes Park Board emails will be uploaded and available for public viewing via a link located at www.visitestespark.com/partners/board. Emails containing private, confidential, personnel or personal in the subject line or the Visit Estes Park Attorney’s email address anywhere in the message will not be publicly posted. Any emails which are not public record or are not allowed to be publicly inspected pursuant to the Colorado Open Records Act or any other State or Federal legislation or regulation, will not be posted. Posted email may be removed by Visit Estes Park under the following circumstances: posted email is found to not be allowed to be physically inspected under the Colorado Open Records Act or any other State or Federal legislation or regulation, email contains obscene, libelous or false information, or any member of the public may request removal of posted emails if they expected the email to be confidential or the email contains a personal or private matter. Emails posted to the site are not monitored in real-time. Visit Estes Park is not responsible for the content of the emails sent by users.