Board of Directors & Committees

The Monterey County CVB is governed by a Board of Directors, an Executive Committee and other committees to aid in sales and marketing initiatives for the destination. All meetings are open to the public and administrated according to the Ralph M. Brown Act. If you would like information on how to become involved with a committee, please contact Alliah Sheta, Director of Communications & Community Relations, at 831-657-6405 or

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Board of Directors

Made up of 30 board members and advisors. Review a list of current members here.

Executive Committee

A five (5) Member Committee composed of the Corporation's Chairperson, Chairperson-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, and Past Chairperson of the Board. The main objective is to support the President/CEO in vetting of confidential issues, and shall act on behalf of the full Board of Directors in case of an emergency.

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee shall be an advisory committee, comprised of as many Directors as the Board shall determine on an annual basis, and chaired by the Treasurer of the Corporation. The Finance Committee shall advise and otherwise assist the Board in financial matters, and shall have such duties as prescribed by corporate policy

Marketing Committee

The marketing committee shall be an advisory committee, comprised of as many members as the Board shall determine on an annual basis, and chaired by a Director.  The marketing committee shall provide input and advice to the President/CEO and Board on the marketing plans and activities of the corporation, and shall have such duties as prescribed by corporate policy.   

Sales Committee

The sales committee shall be an advisory committee. The committee’s mission will be to actively participate in the development, planning and evaluation of the Corporation’s group sales programs, and the Committee shall have such duties as prescribed by corporate policy.

Compensation Committee

The Compensation Committee shall be comprised of three (3) Directors. Members are expected to bring strong expertise and interest in compensation standards and practices.  The Compensation Committee is generally responsible for reviewing wages and compensation, and shall have such duties as prescribed by corporate policy.

Community Relations Ad Hoc Committee

The Community Relations Committee is an ad hoc working committee of MCCVB. The purpose is to ensure good relations, active participation and cohesive communication with our partner jurisdictions, business associations and other community groups on the positive economic and social impacts of tourism in Monterey County and on the benefits of partnership with the MCCVB. The committee will also represent the MCCVB and report regularly on MCCVB results and initiatives to City Council members and County Board of Supervisors throughout the year.

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee shall be a standing advisory committee chaired and appointed by the Past Chairperson with members recommended by the Executive Committee. The Nominating Committee will meet upon the occurrence of any vacancy in the Board of Directors for the purpose of nominating a Director to fill said vacancy. The Nominating Committee shall provide the non-voting members of the Corporation an opportunity to nominate candidates for directorship. The Nominating Committee shall propose a sufficient number of nominees to fill the Board composition requirements.

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