Board Members

NASTRA meets with Precinct Captains
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Barb Culligan

President
Barb has spent her professional career in hospitality and real estate. After acquiring her first short-term rental in 2018, Barb moved her focus to legal advocacy after she sued the city of Nashville over a permit issue. Since then, she has mentored more than 2,200 new STR hosts and is the Community Leader for Airbnb in Nashville. Barb has appeared on numerous radio broadcasts, television shows and podcasts to talk about her love of hosting. Barb and her husband own a hotel brokerage, development and consulting company.
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Carol Murdock

Vice-President
Carol spent 30 years as a health care executive. She spent most of her time as a Chief Marketing and Chief Revenue Officer as well as a CEO of a medical management company for seven years. She moved full time into real estate investing in December 2021. She and her husband Michael, principal owner of EOA-Architects own TreeTop Investing. Together they own two NOO short term rentals in Nashville and Saint Augustine Florida and seven long term rentals in Tennessee. They are both active in the development and real estate community in Nashville.
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Dale Hines

Treasurer
Dale has been Treasurer of NASTRA since 2019 and is a native Nashvillian. He has degrees in accounting and business management from Liscomb University and has been a full-time real estate investor since 1997. He owns and manages one NOO STR in Nashville by Vanderbilt University; the property was his former residence. He enjoys doing renovation flips and rentals and has bought and resold hundreds of properties in Nashville over the years. Dale says tips and techniques he has learned through NASTRA have helped his STR run at peak performance.
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Topher Fleming

Membership Chair
Topher has been an active Airbnb host since 2015 and NASTRA member since 2019. Previously, he has served on the board of the Nashville Junior Chamber. As Membership Chair at NASTRA his focus is on improving the member experience and increasing membership. Hailing from Cleveland, Ohio, Topher is a tortured Cleveland sports fan. Professionally, he is the VP, Contact Center Operations, for Rebuilt, a real estate solutions company based in Nashville and with a presence in 12 major metros.
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Teddy Dinker

Partnership Chair
Teddy comes from a sales and business development background. After graduating from the College of Charleston, Teddy worked in insurance before moving into fintech. He led the Southeast business development division for a mid-size credit and debit card personalization company for several years before setting off on a year-long round-the-world adventure. Upon receiving his MBA from Vanderbilt University in 2020, Teddy and his brother began building a business around STRs in Nashville. They now own and operate five rentals in Nashville. Teddy is originally from Nashville and lives in the Nations with his wife. They have a shared love for Korean BBQ and traveling off the beaten path.
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Anne Elizabeth McIntosh

Events Chair
Fourth generation native Nashvillian, Anne Elizabeth McIntosh is the founder and CEO of Host & Toast Luxury Concierge. After spending more than two decades in the corporate and hospitality industries, McIntosh founded Host & Toast in 2020 and provides bespoke concierge services with southern hospitality for Nashville visitors and those who call Nashville home.
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Leslie Eggleston

Legal Advocacy Chair
Leslie is the Owner of Welcome Mat Vacations, as well as a real estate agent specializing in short-term rentals. She has more than 13 years of short-term rental and hospitality experience. A native of Nashville, she lived in Colorado for 10 years where she played volleyball in college, joined the Army, and gained her experience in rentals through resort properties. She is very active in the Nashville community and can be found at all meetings related to short-term rentals with the government and other associations.