The governing body for Visit Hendricks County has added two new members and approved officers for the next two years. Plainfield Town Council member and former Plainfield Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Kent McPhail will serve as president of the Hendricks County Tourism Commission’s executive committee.
Marsha Stone and Caleb Brown have joined the commission. Stone serves as senior director of commercial enterprise for the Indianapolis Airport Authority. She also serves on the board of the nonprofit Tourism Tomorrow Inc., which is working with Visit Indy and Visit Hendricks County to develop and oversee a regional tourism master plan. Brown is a member of the Hendricks County Council.
The nine-member Hendricks County Tourism Commission is made up of seven appointments by county commissioners and two appointments by the town of Plainfield.
In addition to Stone and Brown, the members include:
President – Kent McPhail, Plainfield Town Council
Vice President/President Elect – Jennifer Smith, Holiday Inn Express Plainfield and Staybridge Suites
Treasurer – Lew White, Lew White Tours
Secretary – Clay Chafin, Plainfield Parks & Recreation
Past President – Lynne Fuller, F2, Inc.
Julie Callis, The Shops at Perry Crossing
Amber Armstrong, Commonwealth Hotels and the Cambria Suites Plainfield