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Board of Directors

Executive Committee 2017

Chairman
Jay Wiendl
Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Immediate Past Chairman
Tom Upshaw

Vice Chairman, Bluffton Regional Business Council
Justin Rice
First Citizens Bank

Vice Chairman, Finance
Ray Warco
Webster Rogers

Vice Chairman, Govt. Relations
Walt Nester
McNair Law Firm

Vice Chairman, Membership
Patricia Owen
FACES Day Spa & FACES Lash Studio

Vice Chairman, Small Business
Grant Cully
Harbour Health Insurance Solutions

Vice Chairman, Workforce & Education
Warren Woodard
Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort

Vice Chairman, Visitor & Convention Bureau
Greg Kelly
Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport 

General Counsel
David Tigges
McNair Law Firm

President & CEO
Bill Miles
Hilton Head Island • Bluffton COC

Board Of Directors 2017

Roni Allbritton
Shelter Cove Towne Centre

Jean Beck
HH Area Assoc. of Realtors

Steve Birdwell
The Sea Pines Resort

Dru Brown
The Vacation Company 

David Burke
Burke’s Main Street Pharmacy

Jeremy Clark
Hilton Head Hospital

Susana Cook
Park Lane Hotel & Suites

Tim Freisen
The Westin HHI Resort & Spa

Marcus Jackson
Montage Palmetto Bluff

Janice Malafronte
Companions, Nurses & Nannies

Karen Ryan
Weichert Realtors Coastal Properties

Andrew Schumacher
Palmetto Dunes P.O.A.

Steve Stauffer
BB&T Carswell Insurance Services

Terry Tadlock
Coastal Plains Insurance

Carolyn Vanagel
HHI Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance

Rob Welch
Marriott Vacation Club International

Baker Wilkins
NAI Carolina Charter