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NSBF Committees

Executive Committee

Provides organization leadership, management, and fiduciary responsibility

Meets as needed.

President
Committees: Communications, Nominating (Chair)
Teams: IPW Team (Chair)
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau President

Vice-President and President Elect
Committees: Executive and Membership
Teams: Awards, State Byway Coordinator Orientation Training (Education Comm)
Colorado Department of Transportation

NSBF Secretary
Committees: Executive, Education,
Membership
Team: Byway Leader Training, Travel Byways
Lincoln Highway Heritage Byway

NSBF Treasurer
Committees: Executive, Membership, Education, Nominating
Teams: Awards, Byway Leader Training, State Byway Coordinator Orientation Training
Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway

Michael McClanahan

Education, Nominating and Executive Committees
State Byway Coordinator Orientation Training Team
Tennessee Department of Transportation Beautification Office

Sharon Strouse

NSBF Executive Director

Ex-Officio Member of all committees and teams
Byway Leader Training - Facilitator and Presenter
State Byway Coordinator Orientation Training - Presenter
Byway Resource Librarian

NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

Education Committee

Chair – Eric Hamilton
admin@mohawktowpath.org

Manages webinars, byway leader training, conference curriculum, newsletter content, and Byway Fact Sheets

Meets on the third Thursday of the month, 2 pm Eastern

Mohawk Towpath Scenic Byway
Leslie McLellan
Tourism Currents
Sheila Scarborough
Tourism Currents
Colorado Department of Transportation
Lincoln Highway Heritage Byway
Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway
Michael McClanahan
Tennessee Department of Transportation Beautification Office
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

Communications Committee

Chair – Kelli Hepler

kelli.hepler.cto@gmail.com

Manages website content, NSBF social media, messaging, monthly newsletter and collateral information

Meets on the second Tuesday of the month, 4 pm Eastern

Kelli Hepler Graphic Designs/Consultant
Jennifer Coleman
Scenic Washington
Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau President
Kearney Visitors Bureau
Foster Relations, Inc; President
Visit Lake Charles and Creole Nature Trail All-American Road
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader
Becky Repp
American Road Magazine
Debbie Rinckey
Market Wise

Development Committee

Co-Chairs – Bobby Koepplin and Bob Haynes
bkoepplin@msn.com

bob.haynes@myfairpoint.net

Identifies, engages, and builds relationships with donors and sponsors.

Meets on the 4th Thursday of the month, 3 pm Eastern

Old Canada Road Scenic Byway
Bobby Koepplin
Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway
Greg Marshall
Visit Rochester NY, Past Executive Director
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

Membership Committee

Chair – Danielle Anderson

danielle_anderson@scenica1a.org

Building membership and partner relationships.

Meets on the third Tuesday of the month, 2 pm Eastern

Sunrise Media Group, LLC / A1A Scenic & Historic Coastal Byway Program Administrator
Colorado Department of Transportation
Lincoln Highway Heritage Byway
Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

Nominating Committee

Chair – Stacy Brown

Meets as needed.

Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau President
Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway
Michael McClanahan
Tennessee Department of Transportation Beautification Office
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

Annual Awards Team

Team Chair – Wanda Maloney

The Awards Team is a sub-committee of Membership. Meets as needed.

Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway
Colorado Department of Transportation
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

IPW Team

Chair – Stacy Brown
sbrown@sbctb.org

Meets as needed.

Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau President
Visit Lake Charles and Creole Nature Trail All-American Road

Byway Leader Training (BLT) Team

Chair – Chris Sieverdes
csieverdes@gmail.com

Meets as needed.

Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway

Lincoln Highway Heritage Byway
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader

State Byway Coordinator Orientation Training (SCBOT) Team

Meets as needed.

Colorado Department of Transportation
Ohio Byway Links (statewide byway nonprofit) and the Amish Country Byway
Michael McClanahan
Tennessee Department of Transportation Beautification Office
Sharon Strouse
NSBF Executive Director, Amish Country Byway Leader