At a board member recognition event on Jan. 9, Destination Gettysburg introduced to its membership new board members Timbrel Wallace of Lark – A Modern Marketplace, Christina Turley of As One Management, and Angela Sontheimer of The Lincoln Leadership Institute. The new board members, alongside Cindy Small of the Gettysburg Foundation and Laura Witt Mares of the Quality Inn Gettysburg Battlefield who were re-elected to the board, will each serve three-year terms.
The board also bid farewell to two longtime board members Jackie White of the Dobbin House who served on Destination Gettysburg’s Board of Directors for 38 years, and Tammy Myers of the Gettysburg Heritage Center who served for 23 years. Also leaving the board is Ed Gotwalt of Mister Ed’s Elephant Museum who served for three years.
At the event, Destination Gettysburg’s President and CEO Norris Flowers also introduced the audience of members to the organization’s new executive committee led by new chairman Mike Hanson of the Gaslight Inn Bed & Breakfast. Joining Hanson are Chairwoman-elect Andrea Proulx of the Gettysburg Hotel, Treasurer Max Felty of the Gettysburg Tours Inc., Secretary Hans Schreiber of the Wyndham Gettysburg Hotel, and Immediate Past Chair Del Gudmestad of the Shriver House Museum.
Flowers also recognized the efforts of Gudmestad as chair of the board for the past 18 months.