Debbie Locke-Daniel, Past Chair
Debbie Locke-Daniel has served as Executive Director of the Ypsilanti Area Convention & Visitors Bureau for the past 11 years. In this capacity she is charged with the marketing of Ypsilanti as well as the rest of the Ann Arbor Area as a destination for meetings, sporting events, leisure travel and conventions. Previously, Debbie worked as both a tradeshow manager and events planner for the National Truck Equipment Association, the Engineering Society of Detroit and the Detroit Chamber of Commerce. She is a graduate of Michigan State University with a B.A. in Communications.
In addition to serving on the MotorCities Board for the past four years, Debbie’s community involvement includes serving as Vice President of the Board for the Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels, Board Member of the Marnee Divine Foundation (the Foundation for Catholic Social Services in Washtenaw County) and as a board member of the Michigan Firehouse Museum along with numerous other community committees.
Debbie loves golf, reading and travel and resides with her husband Vince and Yorkshire Terrier, Higgins, in Brighton, Michigan.
Ypsilanti Convention & Visitors Bureau
106 West Michigan Ave.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197