The VCB

The VCB

Staff Directory

The VCB

Staff Directory

Staff Directory

Staff

  • Tamara Pigott 2016.jpg
    Tamara Pigott
    Executive Director
    • Directs the VCB staff to effectively market Lee County
    • Leverages tourist tax funds expenditures and resources
    • Evaluates and develops all market segments
  • Pamela Johnson 2016.jpg
    Pamela Johnson
    Deputy Director
    • Assists the Executive Director with VCB Operations
    • Responsible for overseeing all Sales & Marketing functions of the VCB
    • Manages all international Sales & Marketing efforts
  • Amanda Auer 2017 400x400.jpg
    Amanda Auer
    Tourism & Hospitality Coordinator
    • Provides Tourist Tax Statistics
    • Songwriter Fest Coordinator
  • Berta Maldonado 2017 400x400.jpg
    Berta Maldonado
    Fiscal Officer, Sr.
    • Accounts payable
    • New vendors
    • Events and travel expenses
  • Betsy Bush 400x400.jpg
    Betsy Bush
    Northeast Region Sales Manager
    • Northeast Meeting Sales
    • Northeast Meeting Planner FAMs
    • National Trade Shows
  • Brian Ososky 2017 400x400.jpg
    Brian Ososky
    Director of Marketing
    • Administers development of print, broadcast and digital creative
    • Oversees social networks, websites and online branding
    • Manages advertising agency, budgets and contracts 
  • Candice Cocco 2016.jpg
    Candice Cocco
    Tourism Sales Manager/Motorcoach/SMERF
    • SMERF and Motorcoach Sales
    • National SMERF and Motorcoach Shows
    • SMERF related FAMs
  • Charm Evans 2017 400x400.jpg
    Charm Evans
    International Sales Coordinator
    • Sales Coordinator for International Sales
    • International Site Tours (Assists)
    • International FAMs (Assists)
  • Cindy Hinson 2017 400x400.jpg
    Cindy Hinson
    Communications Manager
    • Film & Video Permits
    • Facilitates media research visits
    • Songwriter Fest Coordinator
  • Courtney Hersl 2017 400x400.jpg
    Courtney Hersl
    Content Marketing Manager
    • Social and Website Content Strategist
    • Special Projects and Promotions
  • Erin Congregane 2017 400x400.jpg
    Erin Congregane
    Southern Region Sales Manager
    • Southern Meeting Sales
    • Southern Meeting Planner FAMs
    • National Trade Shows
  • Erin Junkin 2016.jpg
    Erin Junkin
    Administrative Assistant, Sales
    • Updates Simpleview listings
    • Domestic Trade Shows Coordinator
  • Fran Belasco 2016.jpg
    Fran Belasco
    Director of Administration
    • Executive Director’s Schedule and TDC Meetings
    • Provides Tourist Tax Statistics
  • Francesca Donlan 2017 400x400.jpg
    Francesca Donlan
    Director of Communications
    • Communications strategies & outreach
    • Local, national and international public relations efforts
  • Jackie Parker 2017 400x400.jpg
    Jackie Parker
    Communications Manager
    • Industry partner newsletter
    • Editorial specialist
    • Familiarization tours and media missions
  • Jackie Rodriguez 2017 400x400.jpg
    Jackie Rodriguez
    Administrative Specialist, Communications
    • Assists with Visitor and Media Inquiries
    • Maintains Public Relations Database
  • Jason Glasscock 2016.jpg
    Jason Glasscock
    Visitor Services Coordinator (RSW)
    • Product education tours
    • Visitor Information Booths
  • Jerry-Terp-Headshot_400x400.jpg
    Jerry Terp
    Midwest Region Sales Manager
    • Mid-West Meeting Sales
    • Mid-West Meeting Planner FAMs
    • National Trade Shows
  • Jill Vance 2017 400x400.jpg
    Jill Vance
    Director of Sales
    • Directs domestic sales strategy for groups, meetings and tour and travel
    • Manages sales budget, staffing, training
  • Josh Lambert 400x400 white background.jpg
    Josh Lambert
    Marketing Specialist
    • Industry partner website assistance
    • Social media administrator
  • Jovina Huber 2016.jpg
    Jovina Huber
    Travel Agent Help Desk Manager
    • Travel Agent Sales
    • Wedding Group Sales
    • Travel Agent Sales Missions
    • Wedding and Travel Agent Trade Shows
  • Judi Durant 2016.jpg
    Judi Durant
    Director of Visitor Services (RSW)
    • Team Tourism
    • Visitor Assistance Program
  • Lesley-Ann Thompson 2017 400x400.jpg
    Lesley-Ann Thompson
    Marketing Manager, Campaigns & Programs
    • Campaign and New Product Development
    • Events and Attractions Marketing
    • Industry Partner Liaison
  • Lisa Harmer 2016.jpg
    Lisa Harmer
    Accounting Clerk, Senior
    • Accounts Payable
    • Purchase Orders
    • Beach & Shoreline project expenses
  • Lucy Maldonado 2017 400x400.jpg
    Lucy Maldonado
    Fiscal Manager
    • Budget preparation
    • Contracts and Agreements
    • Expense reports
  • Megan Contreras 2017 400x400.jpg
    Megan Contreras
    Communications Manager
    • Internal communications
    • Media database and metrics
    • Community relations
  • Nancy MacPhee 2016.jpg
    Nancy MacPhee
    Manager –Tourism Product Development
    • Beach & Shoreline funding program
    • Event & Attraction marketing programs
    • Ecotourism initiatives
    • Superior Small Lodging liason
  • Neil Curiel 2016.jpg
    Neil Curiel
    Domestic Sales Coordinator
    • Sales Coordinator for Southeast Meeting Sales Manager and Tourism Group Sales Manager
    • Southeast Meeting Planner and SMERF Site Tours (assists)
    • Southeast Meeting Planner and SMERF FAMs (Assists)
    • Sales Team Social Media
  • Nicole King 2017 400x400.jpg
    Nicole King
    Tourism Education Manager
    • Impact of tourism education
    • Hospitality (service) trainer
  • Pam Brown 2016.jpg
    Pam Brown
    Conference & Event Manager
    • Sales Coordinator for National Sales Northeast and Mid-West
    • Conference Services
    • Hurricane Communications
    • Simpleview Training
  • Shelley Crant 2016.jpg
    Shelley Crant
    Sales & Public Relations Manager
    • Consumer Sales
    • National Consumer Trade Shows
    • Travel Agent FAMs
  • Simone Behr 2016.jpg
    Simone Behr
    Visitor Services Coordinator (RSW)
    • Elaine McLaughlin Outstanding Hospitality Service Awards
    • Tourism Ambassador recruitment
  • Stefanie Zinke 2017 400x400.jpg
    Stefanie Zinke
    International Sales Manager
    • International Sales
    • International FAMs
    • International Trade Shows
  • Thomas Derathe 2017 400x400.jpg
    Thomas Derathé
    Administrative Assistant
    • Customer Service Specialist
  • Tommy Cassel 2017 400x400.jpg
    Tommy Cassel
    Visitor Services Coordinator