Southern Sales & Marketing Global Teams

Our Southern Region is a perfect self-drive collection of diverse states, cities, and experiences. We understand that a true American Southern road trip doesn’t include just one city or even one state, that’s why the Travel South USA team along with our state partners are committed to working together to provide you and your clients the best itineraries, recommendations, and local insights. All of us are here for you, let us help!

Travel South USA
3500 Piedmont Road NE, Suite 210
Atlanta, GA 30305
Tel: +1 404.231.1790

Liz Bittner, President & CEO, [email protected]
Rob Nolan, VP, Partnerships & Alliances, [email protected]
Meredith Wilkes, VP, Finance & Board Governance, [email protected]
Angelica De Stefano, Manager,Communication & Events, [email protected]
Catherine Li, Program Analyst, Research & Communications, [email protected]


Alabama Dept. of Tourism

401 Adams Avenue
Montogomery, AL 36104
Tel: +1 334.242.4169

International Contacts
Grey Brennan, Deputy Director, [email protected]
Graham Roderick, International Sales Manager, [email protected]
Andi Martin, Public Relations Manager, [email protected]

Arkansas Dept. of Parks & Tourism

One Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Tel: +1 501.682.7777

International Contacts
Jessica Ledbetter, Tourism Sales Manager, [email protected]
Leah DiPietro, Communications Manager, [email protected]

Explore Georgia, the tourism division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development
75 Fifth Street NW, Suite 1200
Atlanta, GA 30308
Tel: +1 404.962.4000

International Contacts
Regan Young, Director, Tourism Consumer Marketing, [email protected]
Amanda Peacock, International Tourism Marketing Manager, [email protected]
Emily Murray, Senior Communication Specialist, [email protected]

Kentucky Dept. of Tourism
100 Airport Rd., 2nd Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
Tel: +1 502.564.4930

International Contacts
Angela Blank, Asst. Director of Communication, [email protected]


Louisiana Office of Tourism 
1051 N 3rd Street
Baton Rouge LA 70802 USA
Tel: +1 225.342. 8100

International Contacts
Megan Ryburn, Director of International Sales, [email protected]
Lauren Holmes, International Services, [email protected]
Jennifer Berthelot, Director of Communications, [email protected]

Visit Mississippi
P.O. Box 849
Jackson, MS 39205
Tel: +1 601.359.3449

International Contacts
Rachel Obermeirer, Trade Bureau Manager, [email protected]
Katie DeMetz, International Travel Trade Program Manager, [email protected]

Missouri Division of Tourism
301 W. High St, PO Box 1055
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Tel: +1 573.751.4133

International Contacts
Lori Simms, Deputy Director of Tourism, [email protected]
Ashley Sneed, Marketing Coordinator, [email protected]
Kate Renfrow, Communications Manager, [email protected]

Visit North Carolina
150 Fayetteville St., Suite 1200
Raleigh, NC 27601
Tel: +1 919.447.7801

International Contacts
Heidi Walters, Director, Partner and Industry Relations, [email protected]
Suzanne Brown, Public Relations Specialist, [email protected]

South Carolina Dept. of Parks, Rec., & Tourism
1205 Pendleton Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Tel: +1 803.734.1700

International Contacts
Shannon Odom, International Manager, [email protected]
Brie Logue, Public Relations Manager, [email protected]

Tennessee Dept. of Tourist Development
William Snodgrass/Tennessee Tower 13th Floor
312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue 
Nashville, TN 37243

International Contacts 
Margaret Fuqua, Directors of Sales, [email protected]
Jill Kilgore, Public Relations Media Manager, [email protected]

Virginia Tourism Corporation 
901 E. Cary Street, Suite 900
Richmond, VA 23219
Tel: +1 804.545.5500

International Contacts
Heidi Johannesen, Global Marketing Director, [email protected]
Tyler Carroll, International Marketing Manager, [email protected]
Christi Braginton, International Media Relations Manager, [email protected]

West Virginia Division of Tourism
90 MacCorkle Ave. SW
South Carolina, WV 25303
Tel: +1 304.558.2200

International Contacts
Emily N. Hatfield, Deputy Tourism Commissioner, [email protected]
Alex Dudich, Advertising Manager, [email protected]
Lauren Hough, Public Relations Coordinator, [email protected]