Staff

Please feel free to call the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) at: 919.834.5900 or 800.849.8499. Our general email address is visit@visitRaleigh.com.

To view a staff listing by the topic of your inquiry or by staff responsibility, click here.
 

Administration


Dennis Edwards

Dennis Edwards
President and CEO

919.645.2656 
dedwards@visitRaleigh.com
 

Loren J. Gold

Loren J. Gold
Executive Vice President

919.645.2669
lgold@visitRaleigh.com
 

Paula McChristian, CGFM

Paula McChristian, CGFM 
Director of Finance and Human Resources

919.645.2670
pmcchristian@visitRaleigh.com
 

Hailey Post

Hailey Post 
Administration Manager

919.645.2662
hpost@visitRaleigh.com

 

Marketing and Communications


Jonathan Freeze, CDME, CHIA

Jonathan Freeze, CDME
Director of Marketing and Communications

919.645.2663
jfreeze@visitRaleigh.com
 

Karen DeSollar

Karen DeSollar
Creative Director

919.645.2666
kdesollar@visitRaleigh.com
 

Derek Allman, CHIA

Derek Allman, CHIA
Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications

919.645.2671
dallman@visitRaleigh.com
 

Michael Robson

Michael Robson
Senior Content Marketing Manager

919.645.2683
mrobson@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Carly Delengowski
Content Marketing Manager

919.645.2686
cdelengowski@visitRaleigh.com
 

Andrew H. Baker

Andrew H. Baker
Marketing Manager

919.645.2684
abaker@visitRaleigh.com

 

Public Relations and International Tourism


Jessica Holt

Jessica Holt
Director of Public Relations and International Tourism

919.645.2654
jholt@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Veronica Thring
Public Relations and International Tourism Manager

919.645.2676
vthring@visitRaleigh.com

 

Destination Technology


Vimal Vyas

Vimal Vyas
Director of Data, Security and Digital Innovation

919.645.2658
vvyas@visitRaleigh.com
 

Pablo Jasso

Pablo Jasso
Destination Technology Manager

919.645.2673
pjasso@visitRaleigh.com

 

Sales


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Malinda Harrell, CMP, CASE
Director of Sales

919.645.2668
mharrell@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Stephen Jackson, CMP
Associate Director of Sales

919.645.2655
sjackson@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Marc Dooner
National Sales Manager

919.645.2688
mdooner@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Nicole Keshler
National Sales Manager

919.645.2682
nkeshler@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Loretta Yingling, CMP
National Sales Manager

919.645.2667
lyingling@visitRaleigh.com
 

Kathryn Hollomon

Kathryn Short
Sales Manager
919.645.2689
kshort@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Maria Lopez
Convention Sales Coordinator 
919.645.2685
mlopez@visitRaleigh.com

 

Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance


Scott Dupree

Scott Dupree
Executive Director

919.645.2657
sdupree@raleighsports.org
 

Tori Collins

Tori Collins
Director

919.645.2664
tori@raleighsports.org
 

Jason Philbeck, CSEE

Jason Philbeck, STS
Associate Director
 
919.645.2660
jphilbeck@raleighsports.org
 

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Jocelyn O'Sullivan
Sports Sales Manager

919.645.2687
josullivan@raleighsports.org
 

Ashlee Kirk

Ashlee Kirk
Coordinator

919.645.2679
akirk@raleighsports.org

 

Destination Services
 

Tammy Jeffries

Tammy Jeffries, CGSP®
Director of Destination Services

919.645.2674
tjeffries@visitRaleigh.com
 

Gray Henderson

Gray Henderson, CGSP®
Sports and Event Services Manager

919.645.2680
ghenderson@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Dana Canby
Destination Services Manager

919.645.2690
dcanby@visitRaleigh.com
 

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Christina Laskorunsky
Destination Services Manager

919.645.2681
claskorunsky@visitRaleigh.com
 

Kessa Stevens, CGSP®

Kessa Stevens, CGSP®
Visitor Information Center Manager

919.645.2677
kstevens@visitRaleigh.com
 

Ernie Beauregard

Ernest (Ernie) Beauregard
Visitor Information Assistant

919.812.7934
ebeauregard@visitRaleigh.com