The Greater Morgantown Convention and Visitors Bureau seeks to create a positive economic impact on the Greater Morgantown area by:

  • aggressively marketing to visitors, specifically “the leisure, conference, sports and special events, and group tour markets;”
  • informing, educating, and advising “visitors:”
  • advising and supporting our community partners that market and sell services to our “visitors;”
  • supporting the development and implementation of the marketing plan;
  • supporting the marketing strategies of the WV Division of Tourism where appropriate; and
  • cultivating a world-class travel and tourism industry through creation of jobs, stimulation of investment, expansion of current tourism businesses and promotion of a positive image, thereby improving the way of life for citizens of Greater Morgantown.


To make Greater Morgantown the region’s prime destination for travelers through the recruitment of groups, events and activities that enhance the quality of life in the community and establish the Greater Morgantown CVB as the area’s primary resource for travel assistance.


To create a positive economic impact on the Greater Morgantown area through superior customer service and aggressive sales and marketing efforts with community partners in the leisure, conference and sports and special events markets.


Susan Riddle / Executive Director
Delbert Royce / Chairperson BlaineTurner Advertising
Harry Grandon / Secretary Morgantown Mall
Tricia Petty / Advisory West Virginia University
Herman DeProspero / Treasurer MVB Bank
Jean-Manuel Guillot / Vice Chairperson The Preston County Inn
Tara Curtis / Past Chairperson WVU School of Nursing
Robbie Baylor Preston County Economic Development Authority
Ann Berry West Virginia University
Neil Buffington Waterfront Place Hotel
Melissa Burch BOPARC
Frank DeMarco WVU School of Business and Economics
Jessica Lipscomb Preston County Chamber of Commerce
Pete Hornsby The Greene Turtle Sports Bar & Grille
Patty Lewis Mayor of Granville
Nancy McIntyre Taziki’s Mediterranean Café Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint
Tanya Fuller Hilton Garden Inn
Travis Henline Main Street Morgantown
Marti Shamberger Mayor of Morgantown
Cliff Sutherland Triple S Harley-Davidson
Theresa Turner Clear Mountain Bank – Sabraton
Dave Yoder Allegheny Development
Terri Cutright Morgantown Area Chamber of Commerce
Don Smith Preston County Commission
Todd Richmond Holiday Inn
Tom Bloom Monongalia County Commission