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Contact the Visit Baton Rouge Staff

Thank you for your interest in Visit Baton Rouge. Let us help you plan your trip to Louisiana's capital city. To get started, contact one of our qualified destination specialists or call 800 LA ROUGE.

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Paul Arrigo, CDME

President & CEO

Lauralyn Maranto

Vice President of Administration

Jessica Coffing

Director of Finance

Fatima Gautier, CAA

Executive Assistant

Lori Lasseigne

Executive Assistant

Ute Cress

Travel Counselor


Geraldine Bordelon, CMP

Director of Destination Sales

Tracy Francis, TMP

National Tourism Sales Manager

Stephanie Celestine

National Convention Sales Manager

Zach Ebarb

Sports & Convention Sales Manager

Michael Aguirre

Convention Sales Manager

Destination Experience

Courtney Taylor, CMP

Director of Destination Experience

Anna Gasperecz

Destination Experience Coordinator

Marketing & Technology

Karron Alford

Director of Marketing & Technology

Paulina Tavera

CRM Marketing Manager

Erica Sweeney Glory

Content Marketing Specialist

Meredith Conger

Communications Specialist

Events & Projects

Stacy Simon

Director of Events & Projects

Elise Patterson

Events & Design Specialist