Joy Alexander Joy Alexander
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
Kerry Andersen Kerry Andersen
Empire Consulting LLC
Ellis Anderson Ellis Anderson
French Quarter Journal/Ellis Anderson Media, LLC
Racheal Apken Racheal Apken
Director of Sales
Mirepoix Catering/NOLE` (venue)
Renee Aragon Dolese Renee Aragon Dolese
Director of Marketing & Communications
Port of New Orleans
Jamie Arceneaux Jamie Arceneaux
Director of Sales
Topgolf Baton Rouge
Lori Archer Smith Lori Archer Smith
Copywriter/Social Media Specialist
Compucast Web/
Kayla Aucoin-LeBouef, DES Kayla Aucoin-LeBouef, DES
Ancillary Services Sales Manager
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Danielle Barbara Danielle Barbara
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
Knowla Tours (formerly Delgado
Carolyn Barrett (MSWIT Board) Carolyn Barrett (MSWIT Board)
Executive Director
Visit Kenner
Linda Baynham Linda Baynham
Director of Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Mary Lou	Belou Mary Lou Belou
Belou World Travel
Peggy Benoit (Historian) Peggy Benoit (Historian)
Director Business Development
Lisa Beyer Lisa Beyer
Observatory Ambassador
Vue Orleans
Dr. Bridget Bordelon Dr. Bridget Bordelon
Associate Professor
Lester E. Kabacoff School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism – University of New Orleans
Debbie Boudreaux Debbie Boudreaux
Independent Travel Advisor
Vacations at Sea
Leslie Brewer (MSWIT Board) Leslie Brewer (MSWIT Board)
Director of Tour & Travel
Destrehan Plantation and Houmas House
Marica Brewster Marica Brewster
Von Mack Agency
Tammy Brown Tammy Brown
Director of Sales
The Cook Hotel
Jessica Burke Jessica Burke
Owner + Publisher
NOW Weddings
Denise Burrell Denise Burrell
Executive Director
Louisiana River Parishes Tourist Commission
Sherri Cain Sherri Cain
Office Assistant
The Mardi Gras School of Cooking
Ella Campbell Ella Campbell
Management Trainee
Enterprise Mobility
Kimmie Carlos (MSWIT Board) Kimmie Carlos (MSWIT Board)
National Account Executive – Tour & Travel Market
Drury Hotels
Shannon Carmello Shannon Carmello
Marketing Coordinator
Dick Brennan & Company
Amber Cashio Morton Amber Cashio Morton
Group Sales Manager
Hyatt Centric French Quarter 800 Iberville Street
Olivia Celata Olivia Celata
Tourism Sales Account Executive
New Orleans & Company
Julie Chalmers Julie Chalmers
General Manager
Hotard Coaches, Inc.
Dr. Han Chen Dr. Han Chen
Assistant Professor
Lester E. Kabacoff School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism – University of New Orleans
Maria-Kay Chetta Maria-Kay Chetta
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
Monique Boutte` Christina Monique Boutte` Christina
Mulates, The Original Cajun Restaurant
Suzi Cobb Suzi Cobb
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
Tamie Comeaux Tamie Comeaux
General Manager
Mulates, The Original Cajun Restaurant
Rhonda Cook Rhonda Cook
Communications Coordinator
New Orleans & Company
Sondra Corbitt Sondra Corbitt
Executive Director
Explore Houma
Laura Cressy Laura Cressy
Cressy House B&B
Helena Cunningham Helena Cunningham
Stumpy’s Hatchet House-NOLA
Chung Cutno Chung Cutno
Licensed N. O. Tour Guide/Restaurant Owner
Chung’s Heavenly Cafe
Brenda Dardar Robichaux Brenda Dardar Robichaux
Chez Felicite Wedding & Events
Sandra Dartus Sandra Dartus
Independent Event Consultant
Paige Davis Paige Davis
Director of Development
New Orleans Chamber of Commerce
Kathy Dean Kathy Dean
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
Arielle Desse Arielle Desse
Senior Manager, Public Affairs
New Orleans & Company
Christy Dillard (Vice President/MSWIT BOARD) Christy Dillard (Vice President/MSWIT BOARD)
Director of Sales
Game On Social Hub
Jan Dressler Jan Dressler
Travel Advisor
Largay Travel
Nicole Dubuclet-Williams Nicole Dubuclet-Williams
Director of Sales & Marketing
Holiday Inn® | Downtown Superdome
Shelly Dupuy Shelly Dupuy
Director of Sales
Latter Hospitality: Tujague’s Restaurant
Chef Karen Duncan Chef Karen Duncan
Casa Pelican B&B and Cooking School
DeAnna duPont DeAnna duPont
Director of Tourism/ Licensed NewOrleans Tour Guide
Dupont & Company
Josie Evans Josie Evans
Membership Services Manager
Louisiana Travel Association
Tami Fairweather Tami Fairweather
communications . events . media relations . travel + tourism
Fairweather Communications + Travel (Wanderfest)
June Fallo June Fallo
A VIP Travel Experience
Ribby Fergusson Ribby Fergusson
Lori Foret Lori Foret
Director of Sales
Sheraton Metairie – New Orleans Hotel
Edna Fuentes DeBelou Edna Fuentes DeBelou
Regional Sales Director
La Madelaine
Victoria Gallo Victoria Gallo
Sales & Marketing Representative
New Orleans Secrets ~ Tours & Adventures to Unlock New Orleans
Laine Garner Laine Garner
Vice President – Sales, Membership & Education
Louisiana Travel Association
Cathryn Giff Cathryn Giff
General Manager
Hotel de la Monnaie
Dr. Yvette Green Dr. Yvette Green
Dept. Chair & Director, Hospitality Research Center & UNO HRT
Lester E. Kabacoff School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism – University of New Orleans
Denise Guillet Denise Guillet
Market Manager
Lauren Gusanders Lauren Gusanders
RV Travel Blogger + NOLA Event Planner
Wander.On Wheels (Travel Blog)
Charlene Hale Charlene Hale
Leisure Manager
Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc.
Leslie Haley Leslie Haley
Sales Manager
Main Event
Shannon 	Hamm Shannon Hamm
Director of Sales & Marketing
Hotard Coaches, Inc.
Molly Hannen Molly Hannen
Sales Manager
Astor Hotel New Orleans
Ashley Hartman Ashley Hartman
Group Sales Manager
AC Hotel New Orleans
Willma Harvey Willma Harvey
Director of Sales and Business Development
Louisiana River Parishes Tourist Commission
Ashley Hilsman Ashley Hilsman
Vice President of Events & Community Engagement
New Orleans Chamber
Christy Himel Christy Himel
Esther Holquin Esther Holquin
Sales Manager
Hampton Inn New Orleans Garden District-St. Charles Ave.
Jessica Holtzman Jessica Holtzman
Group Marketing & Attendance Building Manager in Convention Sales
New Orleans & Company
Nadine Hoover Nadine Hoover
Director of Sales
Felix’s Restaurant
Donna Horowitz Donna Horowitz
Nina Hymel Nina Hymel
Content Manager
Miles Partnership
Nikki Jackson Nikki Jackson
Director of Sales
Hyatt Place New Orleans
Dayna James Dayna James
United Front Transportation Services
Barbara Johnson Barbara Johnson
President & CEO
The Great Delta Tours
Candy Kagan Candy Kagan
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
Spirit of New Orleans Tours
Amy Kirk Duvoisin Amy Kirk Duvoisin
Director of Marketing and Community Relations
Jefferson Performing Arts Society
Katie Kolthoff Katie Kolthoff
Abbott’s Frozen Custard
Grace Kovach Grace Kovach
Director of Sales
Crescent City Brewhouse
Jessica Lachute Jessica Lachute
Director, Membership Services
New Orleans & Company
Jodi Lafranca Jodi Lafranca
French Quarter Business Association
Shelley Landry Shelley Landry
Sales Manager
Riverview Photography
Chelsea Latas Chelsea Latas
Hotard Coaches, Inc.
Tanya Leader (MSWIT President) Tanya Leader (MSWIT President)
Vice President of Sales and Services
Visit The Northshore
Genell Leboeuf Genell Leboeuf
Sales Coordinator
Pontchartrain Center
Elizabeth	Leighton Elizabeth Leighton
Director of Sales
New Orleans School of Cooking
Erika Leone Erika Leone
Group Sales Manager
Fairgrounds New Orleans
Collette Lewis Collette Lewis
Executive Operations Coordinator
Mardi Gras School of Cooking/IV Lounge NOLA
Lisa Licciardi Lisa Licciardi
Here Comes The Bride Magazine & Bridal Show Expo
Maurine Liuzza Maurine Liuzza
Special Event Director
St. Bernard Parish Government
Cynthia Maddox Cynthia Maddox
Sr. Communications Strategist/Special Projects
Gambel Communications
Kiki Mannear Kiki Mannear
Travel Media Sales & Marketing Executive
Miles Partnership
Bobbi Mannino (Membership Manager) Bobbi Mannino (Membership Manager)
MSWIT Membership Manager
Catherine Mansell Catherine Mansell
Director of Product & Programs
Current Crop Roasting Shop
Rosanna Marks Rosanna Marks
General Manager
Wyndham La Belle Maison
Jenna Marshall Jenna Marshall
Operations Coordinator
New Orleans & Company
Martha Martinez (Immediate Past President) Martha Martinez (Immediate Past President)
Owner/Licensed N.O. Tour Guide (Fluid in SPANISH)
YaYa Louisiana Tours & Travel
Meaghan McCormack Meaghan McCormack
Executive Director
St.Bernard Economic Development Foundation
Amanda McFillen Amanda McFillen
Manager of Programs and Interpretive Services
The Historic New Orleans Collection
Fran McManus (MSWIT Recording Secretary) Fran McManus (MSWIT Recording Secretary)
MC Marketing
Stacey Messina Stacey Messina
Owner/Sales & Marketing Director
The Rooftop on Basin, Messina
Christine Miller Christine Miller
Two Chicks Walking Tours
Laurene Miller Laurene Miller
Sales Director
Vue Orleans
Angela Monroe Angela Monroe
New Orleans Secrets
Carly Moorefield Carly Moorefield
Carly & Friends World Travel
Rosalie Mortillaro Rosalie Mortillaro
Director of Marketing & Communications
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Beth Nettles Beth Nettles
Rosemary Norris Weidler Rosemary Norris Weidler
Raquel Nunez Raquel Nunez
Event Coordinator
Annunciation Restaurant
Lisa Ochomogo Lisa Ochomogo
Sales Account Executive
New Orleans & Company
Magan O'Hara Magan O’Hara
Tourism Marketing Manager
New Orleans & Company
Rebecca O'Meara Rebecca O’Meara
Weddings & Events Planner
New Orleans Weddings & Events
Stephanie Oswald Stephanie Oswald
TV Reporter/Editor-in-Chief
WGNO TV/Travelgirl Magazine
Carol Padgett Carol Padgett
VP Compliance, EWC Institute
East West Connection
Elizabeth Parent Elizabeth Parent
Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide (Fluid in Italian)
Robin G. Parson Robin G. Parson
Tours by NOLA (New Orleans Local Artist)
Mary Ann	Paternostro Mary Ann Paternostro
Travel Advisor
Largay Travel
Quiana Patterson Quiana Patterson
Independent Travel Advisor
The Pampered Traveler LLC
Michelle Pennington Michelle Pennington
Corporate Sales Manager
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Metairie-New Orleans
Brittany Perrin Brittany Perrin
Business Development Manager
Airboat Adventures
Jeannine Pesses Jeannine Pesses
Sandra Pierre-Kazi Sandra Pierre-Kazi
Manager, Travel & Corporate Card Program
University of San Diego
Pamela Pipes Pamela Pipes
New Orleans A LA Carde
Claudette L. Pitre Claudette L. Pitre
A Chateau on the Bayou B & B
Jessica Reab Jessica Reab
General Manager/Owner
Sharon Reuther Sharon Reuther
Director of Hotel Group Sales
Hospitality Enterprises
Kenisha Richard Kenisha Richard
Catering & Conference Services
The Windsor Court / Kennidy + Camron (events)
Meg	Ruch Meg Ruch
Travel Counselor
Professional Travel Consultants
Megan Ryburn, CTIS Megan Ryburn, CTIS
Executive Officer
Louisiana Office of Tourism
Julie Sanford Julie Sanford
Sales & Marketing Manager
Hard Rock New Orleans
Kelly Schellang Kelly Schellang
Manager of Operations
MC&A Inc.
Mary Lou	Schmidt Mary Lou Schmidt
Travel Specialist (Retired)
Mona Sedgebeer Mona Sedgebeer
Kalila Smith Kalila Smith
General Manager
Haunted History Tours/VIP City Tours
Cassandra Snyder Cassandra Snyder
Founder/Lead Licensed N.O. Guide (Fluid in SPANISH)
Soul of NOLA Private Tours/Concierge Services
Christine Sory Christine Sory
Director of Sales
Sonesta ES Suites New Orleans Convention Center
Kristin Sparks Kristin Sparks
Special Events Manager
Annunciation Restaurant
Risë Spinelli Risë Spinelli
Sales Manager
N.O. Marriott Metairie at Lakeway
Suzanne Stafford Suzanne Stafford
Event Producer/Mississippi River Gulf Coast
Faery Court Masquerade Ball + Mystical Market & Costume Consignment + Elemental Design + European Heels
Lois Sutton Lois Sutton
Where Traveler New Orleans
Ramona Tauzin Ramona Tauzin
Red Carpet Destinations
Denise Thevenot Denise Thevenot
Thevenot Business Solutions
Lisa Thibodaux Lisa Thibodaux
Executive Director
Baton Rouge Lodging Assn./La. Assn. RV Parks & Campgrounds
Darlene Thomas Darlene Thomas
Thomas Travel & Cruise LLC
Andrea Thornton Andrea Thornton
Sales & Marketing
Gray Line New Orleans/New Orleans Steamboat Company
Savannah Timmerman Savannah Timmerman
Marketing Specialist
Current Crop Roasting Shop
Maddie Tinney Maddie Tinney
Group Sales
Mardi Gras World
Katie Tommaseo Katie Tommaseo
Executive Director of Tourism & Film
St. Bernard Parish Government
Lindsey Tournillon Lindsey Tournillon
Sales Manager
NOLA Hotel Group
Christine Treadway Christine Treadway
Director of Sales
TownePlace Suites Elmwood
Neely Umansky Neely Umansky
Group Sales Manager
New Orleans School of Cooking
Emily Valentino Emily Valentino
General Manager
City Sightseeing New Orleans
Michele Varon Michele Varon
Owner/Director of Marketing
Mobility City of Greater New Orleans
Teresa Vernon Teresa Vernon
The Mardi Gras School of Cooking & IV Lounge NOLA
Maria Vieages Maria Vieages
MARIA- Private Chef
Margaret	Walker Margaret Walker
The Little Eazy Guest House
Wynne Waltman Wynne Waltman
Account Supervisor
Graham Group
Chantelle Washington Chantelle Washington
Director of Sales
Mulates, The Original Cajun Restaurant
Nancy Weinstock McDaniel Nancy Weinstock McDaniel
Sales, Marketing & Operations Manager
Latter Hospitality,Tujague’s, The Bower, Birdy’s
Judy Weitz (WEB Sponsor) Judy Weitz (WEB Sponsor)
Owner & CEO
Compucast Web/
Kate	Wendel (Treasurer) Kate Wendel (Treasurer)
Economic & Workforce Development Manager
Camille Whitworth Camille Whitworth
Biz Owner
Media By Design/Victory Bar/ NOLA Drink Lab/Baroness on Baronne
Bebe Williams Bebe Williams
Travel Counselor
AAA Travel
Kristyn Williams Kristyn Williams
Charter Sales Representative
Hotard Coaches
Heather Wortmann Heather Wortmann
Sales Manager
Wyndham New Orleans French Quarter
Susan Zimmermann Susan Zimmermann
Director of Sales
New Orleans Hilton
Maggie Zschiedrich Maggie Zschiedrich
Director of Sales
Messina’s Catering & Events