Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC)

What does LTAC do? 

The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee advises the City Council on the Visitor Development Strategy, including the use of the lodging tax, also known as the hotel-motel tax. For more information, please visit Bothell Municipal Code 2.34.

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The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee meets at 10:00 a.m. on the third Tuesday of every month, with additional meetings as needed. Meetings are held at City Hall.

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State law regulates the requirements for membership of the LTAC, which are:

  • One member – elected official of the city, who shall serve as chair
  • At least 2 members – representatives of businesses required to collect tax
  • At least 2 members – person involved in activities authorized to be funded or supported by revenues
Members Term Expires
Jeanne Zornes, Councilmember and LTAC Chair 12/31/2024
Catherine Lalley, Marketing Director, John Howie Restaurants 03/31/2025
Nancy Pipinich, Owner, State Farm Insurance and event coordinator for Tree Lighting Festival 03/31/2024
Danah Abarr, ED, Bothell/Kenmore Chamber of Commerce 03/31/2025
Quynh Pham, GM, Residence Inn Bothell 03/31/2024
Gulled Mohamed, GM, Hilton Garden Inn 03/31/2025
Bob Sulkosky, GM, Country Inn and Suites 03/31/2024