LRCVB Staff

Our Team

The Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau is a full-service bureau, with more than 120 full-time professionals covering disciplines in Sales and Services, Facility Operations, Marketing and Communications and Finance and Administration. We provide support in planning meetings, conventions or visits to the city including information on hotels, dining, attractions, transportation and much more.

Gretchen Hall

Gretchen Hall, CDME, CMP

President / CEO

501-370-3243

Sales and Services Division

Gina Gemberling

Gina Gemberling

Vice President of Sales and Services

501-370-3251
David Russell

David Russell

Sr. Dir. of Sports Sales

501-370-3227
Marilyn Koehler

Marilyn Koehler

Sr. Dir. of National Accounts
Association/Corporate West Region

501-370-3225
Leigh T. Anderson

Leigh T. Anderson

Sr. Dir. of National Accounts
Association/Corporate East Region

501-370-3226
Kasey L. Summerville

Kasey L. Summerville

Director of National Accounts
Multicultural & Religious

501-255-3334
Bliss Krucas

Bliss Krucas

Sales Director
State Association & Government

501-370-3268
Kayla Kesterson

Kayla Kesterson

Sales Manager

501-370-3228
Kristen “Kiki” Mannear

Kristen “Kiki” Mannear

Sales Manager

501-370-3230

Operations and Facilities Management Division

Jim Rice

Jim Rice, CDME

Senior Vice President / COO
Operations Division

501-370-3221
Phyllis Lucas

Phyllis Lucas, CMP

Senior Director of Event Operations

501-370-3241
James 'Doc' Doolittle

James 'Doc' Doolittle

Senior Director of Facilities Maintenance / Engineering

501-370-3276
Bobby Green

Bobby Green

Director of Safety and Security

501-370-3264
Diana Long

Diana Long

Director of River Market Operations

501-320-3503
Randy Guptill

Randy Guptill

Director of Technical Services

501-370-3245
Johnny Loney

Johnny Loney

Auxilary Services Manager

501-320-3504
Norman Hale

Norman Hale

Parking Manager

501-320-3531
Gwen Stallings

Gwen Stallings

Building Services Manager

501-370-3310
Kim Berry

Kim Berry

Executive Assistant to the SVP/COO

501-370-3293

Marketing and Communications Division

Bill Fitzgerald

Bill Fitzgerald

Vice President - Marketing & Communications

501-370-3224
Dan Limke

Dan Limke

Creative Services Manager

501-370-3222
Libby Lloyd

Libby Lloyd

Communications Manager

501-370-3248
Charlie Oppedisano

Charlie Oppedisano

Retail Sales Manager

501-320-3515

Finance and Administration Division

Nikki Parnell

Nikki Parnell, CPA

Senior Vice President / Finance & Administration

501-320-3509
Ionette Neal

Ionette Neal

Senior Director of Tax Revenue

501-255-3317
Chris Phillips

Chris Phillips

Controller

501-370-3214
Kim Sanders

Kim Sanders

Human Resources Manager

501-370-3213

Event Management

Megan Neumeier, CMP

Megan Neumeier, CMP

Assistant Director of Event Operations

501-370-3254
Daria Aldridge

Daria Aldridge

Booking Coordinator

501-255-3323
Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner

Event Coordinator

501-320-3512
Kitty Lane

Kitty Lane

Event Coordinator

501-255-3325
Mary Ann Mansfield

Mary Ann Mansfield

Event Coordinator

501-320-3513
Cheryl Shelton

Cheryl Shelton, CMP

Event Coordinator

501-255-3327
Lisa Simmons

Lisa Simmons

Event Coordinator

501-320-3512
Beth Taggard

Beth Taggard

Event Coordinator

501-370-3311
Arthur Pruitt

Arthur Pruitt

Manager on Duty

501-370-3253
Richard Harris

Richard Harris

Manager on Duty

501-255-3309

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