State Tourism Commission In Los Alamos Feb. 15


The New Mexico Tourism Commission will hold its next quarterly meeting 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15 at the Historic Fuller Lodge (Pajarito Room) in Los Alamos. The meeting is open to the public and those interested in issues impacting tourism are encouraged to attend.

Items for presentation and discussion include a legislative update from Tourism Secretary Rebecca Latham; a report from New Mexico Hospitality Association President and CEO Jennifer Schroer; and presentation about the Los Alamos Community Engagement Project from Los Alamos County branding consultants Dave Hayduk with HK Advertising and Jim Glover with The Idea Group of Santa Fe. 

The commission is charged with developing and recommending policies and program guidance for the New Mexico Tourism Department and approving annual updates to the state’s five-year tourism plan. The commission members are Bella Alvarez, Corporate Director of Hospitality, Heritage Hotels & Resorts; George Brooks, Ski New Mexico; John A. Garcia, Home Builders Association of Central New Mexico; Scott Hutton, Hutton Broadcasting; Jennifer Kimball, Chairman of the Board, La Fonda on the Plaza; Jay Christopher Stagg, Interim Chairman, Taos Ski Valley; and Emerson Vallo.