Marketing Committee

An Ad Hoc Committee of the Hinsdale County Lodging Tax Board

For more information, contact County Administrator Sandy Hines at 970-944-2225 or email.

In January 2011 the Hinsdale County Lodging Tax Board created an ad-hoc Marketing Committee known as the Lake City/Hinsdale County Marketing Committee. This committee operates under the guidance, supervision and by-laws of the Hinsdale County Lodging Tax Board. The purpose of the Marketing Committee is to plan and implement a comprehensive tourism marketing strategy both short and long range for Lake City and Hinsdale County. The committee strives to be transparent and open in its decisions and planning.

The Marketing Committee consists of seven members: Town of Lake City Trustee, Hinsdale County Commissioner, Lake City/Hinsdale County Chamber of Commerce Board Member, Lake City/Hinsdale County Lodging Tax Board Member., Lake City DIRT Board Member, At-large member appointed by the Marketing Committee. Qualified applicants must be registered voters in Hinsdale County, and At-large member from the unincorporated areas of Hinsdale County.

The term of appointment will be two years. The Marketing Committee shall recommend qualified candidates with final approval by the Hinsdale County Lodging Tax Board.

Lake City/Hinsdale County Marketing Committee Members

Lynn McNitt - Chair, Member at Large

Kristie Borchers - Hinsdale County

Jacqui Wonnacott - Lodging Tax Board

Diane Bruce - Town of Lake City

Sandy Murphy - Chamber of Commerce

Sandra Wagner - Member from Unincorporated Hinsdale County

Sandy Hines - Secretary


Marketing Committee Bylaws - August 2020

The committee will hold meetings as often as necessary to implement their plan. A quorum of four members is required for a meeting. All meetings shall be open to the public with proper notification of the meeting time and place. The committee shall report their actions to the Hinsdale County Lodging Tax Board on a quarterly basis. The representatives of each entity may report to their respective boards as needed.

The Marketing Committee shall create a working budget with expenditures handled by Hinsdale County. Pursuant to 30-11-107.5 the Marketing Committee will provide a yearly accounting of expenditures.

Cooperation by all seven members of the Marketing Committee is essential to the success of this effort. Therefore, each member of the committee will strive to cooperate and work with other members of the committee.

The Lake City/Hinsdale County Marketing Committee will hold one workshop and one regular Meeting per month. Additional meetings will be held as needed. Regular Meetings will take place on the second Thursday of each month. Most meetings are via Zoom.