Eli serves as the Chamber's administrative assistant and manages Visitor Center reception and services. She also serves as Executive Director of the annual Cashiers Christmas Parade. Her knowledge of the local area and her ever-present smile and welcoming attitude epitomize the Cashiers spirit and local hospitality.
A Sylva, NC native, Eli is a graduate of Southwestern Community College with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Advertising & Graphic Design. She is a graduate of the Jackson County Citizens Academy, and Leadership Cashiers program. She has worked in Cashiers for ten years and has held positions in retail, restaurant and financial services and combines her years of experience serving the public with a bright, enthusiastic and committed attitude.
She and her husband, Richard, with their newborn son, enjoy outdoor recreation, the arts, travel and time spent with friends and family in our beloved mountain region.