Spirit of the Holidays

It’s that magical time of the year as the Spirit of the Holidays are everywhere in Manhattan. Make plans to shop, attend events, gather with friends, and make lots of memories.

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Visit Manhattan Steering Committee members

The CVB Steering Committee Advisory Board members’ role is to offer advice, make suggestions and present ideas for the marketing of Manhattan. The Board is advisory, making recommendations to the Chamber Board. Meetings are held six (6) times a year, on the first Wednesdays of even months.

The CVB Steering Committee Advisory Board consists of ten (10) members, two (2) co-chairs. Term Limits are 3-year terms. Terms are staggered with 1/3 of the board changing each year. 

Members

Bernie Haney – Chairman  -  Attraction -  2020

Kevin Roberts – Co-Chair – KSU - 2021 

Bud Cox – Dining - 2021

Jill Mason – Attraction - 2022

Joni Smoller – KSU Sports - 2022 

Lowell Kohlmeier – Financial - 2021

Colin Noble – Hotel - 2020

Laura Cain – Hotel - 2022

Andrea Grier – Dining - 2022

Dave Lewis – Entertainment - 2020

Steve Springer – Attraction - 2020

Jennifer Kuntz  - Hotel - 2021

Ex-Officio

Jason Smith – Chamber President/CEO 

Mark Knackendoffel – Chamber Executive Committee

Wynn Butler – City Commissioner

Eddie Eastes – Manhattan Parks and Rec 

Karen Hibbard – Convention & Visitors Bureau Director