Tourism Committee


The Tourism Committee shall act as an advocate for the local tourism industry, and provide advice to staff and the Board of Supervisors. Specifically, they shall provide input on budgeting and tourism initiatives, lobby for tourism interests when needed, and network with other organizations to facilitate coordination of programs.


  • 9 a.m.
  • 3rd Thursday of every other month

Member Details

The committee shall be comprised of seven to twelve members from the following sectors:

  • Board of Supervisors
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Food industry
  • Gloucester Museum of History
  • Historical attractions
  • Historical Committee
  • Lodging industry
  • Main Street Association
  • One at-large member with strong interest in tourism
  • Realtor/property management
  • Recreational industry
  • Retail-large
  • Retail-small

The Director of Parks, Recreation and Tourism or the Tourism Coordinator shall serve as a non-voting, ex-officio member to the Committee. Each member will serve a term of three years.

NamePositionPhoneEmailTerm Expiration
Masin JordanRecreational Representative757-846-0860Email Masin Jordan12/31/2022
Denise Hutchins, Vice ChairLarge Retail Representative804-693-3966 x109Email Denise Hutchins
VacantRealtor/Property Management Representative

W. Robert KellyMuseum of History Representative804-693-1234Email Robert Kelly12/31/2023
VacantHistorical Committee Representative

Wilbur FloresLodging Representative804-693-9393Email Wilbur Flores12/31/2023
Jennifer HaggertyMain Street Association Representative804-695-0700Email Jennifer Haggerty
Victoria HarrisonSmall Retail Representative804-642-2156Email Victoria Harrison10/31/2024
Gary WardFood Industry Representative804-694-0057Email Gary Ward
Elizabeth JuddHistorical Attraction Representative804-693-2585Email Elizabeth Judd
Makalia RecordsChamber Representative804-693-2425Email Makalia Records02/28/2025
Ken GibsonBOS Representative804-413-6777Email Ken Gibson12/31/2023
Susan AmmonsTourism Coordinator804-693-0014Email Susan Ammons

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Related Documents

Tourism Committee Bylaws

More information

For more information contact the Parks, Recreation and Tourism office at 804-693-2355.