The Tourist Development Council
The Duval County Tourist Development Council (TDC) is the governing body that oversees the collection and distribution of the local-option tourist development tax authorized to counties by Florida Statutes.
The Tourist Development Council (TDC) is appointed by the City Council President. It consists of nine members; three city council members, three hotel operators/owners, and three hospitality industry representatives. The City Council President is the chairman of the TDC.
Council President Gregory B. Anderson
Lori N. Boyer, Elected Official
Garrett L. Dennis, Elected Official
Burnell L. Goldman, Accommodation
Barbara Goodman, Tourist Industry
Carnace M.G.Orender, Tourist Industry
Kirit K. Patidar, Accommodation
Craig F. Smith, Tourist Industry
Jeffrey Truhlar, Accommodation
Annette R. Hastings (Executive Director)
James R. McCain (General Counsel)
Paul Astleford (Visit Jacksonville Representative)