Big Spring Convention & Visitors Bureau Committee

Purpose of the CVB Board


The City Council hereby delegates to the Convention and Visitors Bureau Board the power to manage the Hotel Motel Tax Fund and to make final decisions regarding expenditures and programs to be supported by the fund within the confines of the annual budget adopted by the City Council. The board shall have the authority to execute contracts in its own name and shall have the authority to file suit if necessary to enforce such contracts. The Board shall have primary authority to manage the Dora Roberts Community Center and is authorized to make such regulations as the Board may deem necessary for the management of the Center. 

2016-2017 CVB Board Members


  • Chairman: Andrea Barr - at large member from the local hotel industry
  • Vice Chairman: Jacob Cerda - at large member 
  • Jim Depauw - City Councilman
  • Raul Marquez, Jr - City Councilman
  • Manny Negron - Big Spring Area Chamber of Commerce representative
  • Jay Patel - at large member from the local hotel industry
  • Troy Tompkins - at large member 

Regular Meetings


  • 4:30 p.m.
  • First Wednesday of each month (any changes to this meeting time or place will be posted)
  • Big Spring City Council Chambers
    307 East 4th Street
    Big Spring, TX 79720

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Printed Agendas are posted at:
Big Spring City Hall
310 Nolan
Big Spring, TX 79720