Destination: Canal Winchester is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) economic development organization. Our organizational roots go back to 1998 with the Canal Winchester Downtown Association.

Our mission is: To encourage visitors and community members to discover the historic, cultural, entertainment and business destinations available in Canal Winchester while promoting the historic preservation of the City and maximizing the economic well-being and quality of life for the area.

We accomplish this through management of the city's Travel and Tourism program promoting all major activities and attractions in the Canal Winchester area.

Our Current Board of Directors

  • President - Mike Coolman
  • Vice President - Connie Spruill
  • Treasurer - Mitchell McCrady
  • Secretary - Bruna Brundige
  • City Mayor - Michael Ebert
  • Council Rep. - Chuck Milliken

Board Members at Large

  • James Bohnlein
  • Mary Heister
  • Sally Sutter


  • Exec. Director Karen Stiles

Destination: Canal Winchester is committed to equality and denounces racism in any form. We acknowledge that racial bias and discrimination hold us all back. We make a commitment to stand for justice and the dignity of all human beings.