This year's annual conference will focus on fee, regulatory and tourism issues. The TN Paddlesports Association conference will take place on October 13, 2021 in Nashville, TN.
Meeting locations details will be provided with your registration confirmation.
8:30 to 9:15 Coffee
9:15 to 9:45 State of the Industry and Issue Report David Brown, TPA Executive Director
9:45 to 10:00 Courtney Atnip, TPA Lobbyist. Outlook for legislative session.
10:00 to 10:30 State Senator Kerry Roberts, Chairman Joint Government Operations Committee
10:30 to 10:45 Break
10:45 to Noon TACIR Paddlesports and Outdoor Recreation Study, Jennifer Barrie, staff Tennessee Advisory Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
Noon to 1:00 Lunch and roundtable discussions
1:00 to 1:30 Commissioner Mark Ezell, TN Department of Tourist Development
1:30 to 2:00 TWRA Fees and Regulations. Chris Richardson, Deputy Director, TWRA
2:00 to 2:30 TN State Parks (invited)
2:30 to 3:00 If you are not at the table, you’re on the menu. What’s next to advance your interest in Nashville. David Brown/Courtney Atnip