Accommodation Tax Advisory Committee

Number of Members Appointed by Council: 7
Length of Terms: 4 years

Purpose: Evaluate applications for Accommodations Tax Funds and submit recommendations to Council for the use of the funds. The funds must be used for tourism and tourism related purposes. Council appointees are in bold/blue print. This committee meets once a year (June/July) in the Executive Room at the R. Carlisle Roddey Government Building.

Members

District 1 - Brad Jordan
M.S. Patel
3085 Lancaster Hwy.
Richburg, SC 29729
(803) 789-5693
Re-Appointment Date: 03-2015
Appointment Ends: 12-2018
Industry Represented: Hospitality-Hotels

District 2 - Archie Lucas
Dianne Porter
PO Box 292
Great Falls SC 29055
(803) 482-3512
Re-Appointment Date: 02-2015
Appointment Ends: 12-2018
Industry Represented: At Large

District 3 - Joe Branham
Laura Medlin
119 Crescent St.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 581-3080
Re-Appointment Date: 02-2017
Appointment Ends: 12-2020
Industry Represented: Arts

District 4 - Pete Wilson
Charles Wilson
2303 Courtney Lane
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 581-8031
Appointment Date: 05-2017
Appointment Ends: 12-2020
Industry Represented: Hospitality-Food

District 5 - Mary Guy
Cheryl Addison
878 Elks Rd.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 581-1321
Re-Appointment Date: 02-2015
Appointment Ends: 12-2018
Industry Represented: At Large

District 6 - Alex Oliphant
Elizabeth Claytor
119 Pinckney St.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 379-1683
Appointment Date: 05-2017
Appointment Ends: 12-2020
Industry Represented: Hospitality-Hotels

At Large - Shane Stuart
Jilson Sorrell
4000 Armenia Rd.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 209-0238
Appointment Date: 03-2015
Appointment Ends: 12-2018
Industry Represented: At Large

Membership Criteria: Board shall consist of 7 members with majority being selected from the hospitality industry with at least 2 being from the lodging industry. One member shall represent the cultural organizations. Members shall represent the geographic area where the majority of the revenue is received. (S.C. Code 6-4-25).