BOARDS &

COMMITTEES

Tourism Tax Advisory Board

PURPOSE

Responsible for the promotion of tourism and the development of tourism related facilities within Carbon County and for making recommendations to the Carbon County Commissioners for the expenditure of the restaurant sales tax and transient room tax collected in Carbon County.

DEPARTMENT

Tourism

CONTACT

Rita Vigor

CODE

UCA §17-31-8

AUTHORITY

County Legislative Body

COMPENSATION

No

PHONE

(435) 636-3701

APPOINTED MEMBERS

7 Regular, 2 Ex Officio

TERM

2 Year

POLITICAL DIVERSITY

No

REQUIREMENTS

Members must be residents of the county with a majority as current employees of entities in the county that are subject to the applicable taxes collected.  The balance of members shall be employees of recreational facilities, convention facilities, museums, cultural attractions, or other tourism related industries located within the county.

Current Membership

wdt_ID NAME POSITION EXPIRES QUALIFICATIONS
1 Tina Henrie Ex Officio Tourism Specialist
3 Jana Olson Regular December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Restaurant
5 Athena Robison Regular December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Hotel
6 Mark Jesperson Regular December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Recreation
7 Sherry Nehl Regular December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Restaurant
8 Lenise Peterman Regular December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Non affiliate
9 Barbie Haeck Regular CChamber Rep December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Non affiliate
10 Angelo Kiatipes Regular December 31, 2021 Appointed by Commission-Gas Station
NAME POSITION EXPIRES QUALIFICATIONS