Convention & Visitors Bureau TDA


  • 3 p.m.
  • 4th Tuesday of each month
  • Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
    101 E Morgan Street
    Board Room
    Durham, NC 27701


  • Summer L. Bicknell, Food Service Representative
  • Cora M. Cole-McFadden, City Council Representative
  • Lois Deloatch, Visitors Features or Entertainment Representative
  • Ron Hunter​, Limited Services
  • William C. Ingram, Major Employees Representative
  • Craig Spitzer, Lodging - Full Services Representative

Contact Person

  • Shelly Green, Durham Convention and Visitors Bureau
    Phone: 919-687-0288

About the Tourism Development Authority (TDA)

The Tourism Bureau is Durham's way to attract and serve visitors. The objective is to create jobs, generate tax revenue and a good business climate.


The board hires the chief executive officer responsible for day-to-day operations, approves budgets and marketing plans, sets future direction and vision. The bureau consists of 11 members, 5 of which are appointed by the City Council. Members serve without compensation and must reside within the corporate city limits.