Christy Jones

Executive Director

Christy Jones took over the Burnsville-Yancey Chamber of Commerce on October 1, 2020.  She has more than 20 years of experience in marketing, public relations, special events and non-profit leadership and has served as executive director of the Hillsboro, Kansas Chamber of Commerce, Alumni Director at Colorado State University-Pueblo and Marketing Manager for Downtown Mesa Association.  

Christy has two adult children and two sisters, one of which is her twin.  She loves visiting her family, wine, hiking, kayaking, reading, and running. 

Having lived in the greater Phoenix area for more than 10 years, Christy is excited for the opportunities a smaller town offers and becoming a part of the community so she can truly make a difference.

Ann Berdeen

Visitor Center Weekend Staff

Ann staffs the visitors center on Saturday and Sunday.  With her other career leading the History & Humor Tour presented by Burnsville Tour Company, she has a vast knowledge of the town and county to share.


The Burnsville-Yancey Chamber of Commerce has a dedicated group of volunteers that serve the community by staffing the Visitor Center and helping community members and visitors learn about all of the activities, shopping, restaurants and sites in the town and county. 

Chris Carter

Mary Anne Deaton

Ellen Denker

Mina Marrelli

Hope Martin

Natalie Gideon

Donna Edwards


Tel: 828-682-7413

Address: 106 W Main Street, Burnsville, NC 28714

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