Liz Bittner

President & Chief Executive Officer for Travel South USA

Iwana Guess Ridgill, Ph.D.

Ph.D. and Adjunct Faculty Member in the Corporate and Continuing Education division at Midlands Technical College

Amanda Werts

Grants Division Supervisor, City of Rock Hill

Esther Wagner

Education and Awareness Coordinator, PalmettoPride

Anthony Melchiorri

Host and Co-Executive Producer of Travel Channel's Hotel Impossible; Founder of Argeo Hospitality

Mark Sexton

Operations Supervisor, City of Rock Hill Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department

Andrew Busch

Former 1st Chief Market Intelligence Officer for the US Government and Economic Futurist at AndrewBusch.com

Nate Huff

President of Tourism Exchange USA

Ahmad Ward

Executive Director for the Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park

Justin Hancock

Director of the Office of Recreation, Grants and Policy at the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Tim Nichols

Keynote Speaker, NYT Bestselling Author, Grammy Award-winning Songwriter

Molly Fortune

Executive Director for the South Carolina American Revolution Sestercentennial Commission