Board of Directors

The Visit Morro Bay Board of Directors represents each unique aspect of the Morro Bay tourism industry, with lodging partners, business owners, vacation rental partners, and more. Board meetings are bi-monthly beginning with the fiscal year in July followed by September, November, January, March and May. (* May 2023 meeting has been changed to June 8, 2023 from 11:00am to 1:00pm.) The meetings are the fourth Thursday of the month from 9:00am - 11:00am. Currently via Zoom.


Board of Directors:

Amish Patel - Chair ● Hotelier ● Fireside Inn

Steven Allen - Vice-Chair ● Hotelier ● Masterpiece Hotel, La Serena Inn, Best Western San Marcos

Robert Elzer - Secretary ● Vacation Rental ● URelax Vacation Rentals, Beach & Bay Getaways

Sarah Johnson-Rios - City Representative ● Assistant City Manager

Christopher Kostecka - Hotelier ● Anderson Inn, Estero Inn

Amit Patel - Hotelier ● Harbor House

Dane Jacobs - Business Member ● Lost Isle Adventures