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DMAP Accredited LogoThe staff of the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes the opportunity to serve you. Please phone or e-mail one of our friendly staff listed below for more information on our area.

NOTE: The Lake Charles Visitor Center is now OPEN to the public! For more information, contact the Visit Lake Charles staff at 337-502-4358 or info@visitlakecharles.org

Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau 
1205 N. Lakeshore Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601
337-502-4358
 

Creole Nature Trail Adventure Point and CVB Satellite Office
2740 Ruth Street
Sulphur, LA 70665
337-502-4358

Administration

Kyle_Edmiston

Kyle Edmiston, CDME President/CEO

Operations

Shanna Landry

Shanna Landry, CDME Chief Operating Officer

Anne Klenke

Anne Klenke Vice President of Destination Development/Community Engagement

Heather Savoie

Heather Savoie Sr. Vice President of Finance

Cindy Johnson web 2014

Cindy Johnson Director of Accounting

Melissa Bertrand web 2014

Melissa Trahan Director of Visitor Experiences

Kristen Shiver

Kristen Shiver Visitor Experience Manager

Sales

Eric Zartler

Eric Zartler, TMP, CDME Sr. Vice President of Sales

Taylor Beard

Taylor Beard Stanley Senior Director of Convention Sales

Kaitlyn Gallegos

Kaitlyn Gallegos Director of Global Sales

Sam Dangerfield Headshot

Sam Dangerfield Director of Sports Relations

Tara Johnson

Tara Johnson Meeting Sales Manager

Hannah Nyman

Hannah Nyman Sports Events Coordinator

Marketing

Timothy Bush

Timothy Bush, CDME Chief Marketing Officer

Angie Manning

Angie Manning, CDME Vice President of Communications

Colten Miller 2016

Colten Miller Director of Brand Marketing

Anna Strider

Anna Strider Director of Digital Strategy/Online Marketing

Kathryn Duncan Headshot

Kathryn Duncan Director of Social Media

Shalisa Roland

Shalisa Roland Director of Public Relations