LRCVB Staff

The Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau is a full-service bureau, covering disciplines in Sales, Services, Operations, Marketing and Finance.

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.

Gina Gemberling

Gina Gemberling

President/CEO

501-370-3251

Sales and Services Division

Adam Berrios

Adam Berrios

Vice-President of Sales and Service

501-370-3225
David Russell

David Russell

Sr. Dir. of Sports Sales

501-370-3227
Bliss Krucas

Bliss Krucas

Sr. Sales Director

501-370-3268
Clay Moon

Clay Moon

Senior Sales Director National Accounts

501-320-3542
Brenda Hatton-Ficklin

Brenda Hatton-Ficklin

Sales Director Multicultural 

501-370-3270
Lauren Schlechte

Lauren Schlechte

Sales Manager

501-370-3232
Stasha Irby

Stasha Irby

Sales Director

501-370-3230
Mitchell Haskett

Mitchell Haskett

Sales Director - Sports

501-259-4098
Penny Nagel

Penny Nagel

Destination Services Specialist

501-370-3237
Aminah Henderson

Aminah Henderson

Destination Services Specialist

501-370-3247

Marketing and Community Engagement

Kasey L. Summerville

Kasey L. Summerville

Vice-President of Marketing and Community Engagement

501-255-3317
Diana Long

Diana Long

Director of Community Engagement

501-320-3503
Joy Barlogie

Joy Barlogie

Director of Marketing

501-370-3226
Libby Lloyd, APR

Libby Lloyd, APR

Director of Communications

501-370-3248
Christin Byrd

Christin Byrd

Creative Services Manager

501-370-3223
Seth Eli Barlow

Seth Eli Barlow

Content Manager

501-370-3242
Rachel Callahan

Rachel Callahan

Graphics & Web Designer

501-370-3222
Jamia Evans

Jamia Evans

Social Media Specialist

501-370-3229
Brandy Flowers

Brandy Flowers

Data Specialist

501-255-3334

Operations and Facilities Management Division

Brian Oaks

Brian Oaks

Senior Vice President - COO

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
Randy Guptill

Randy Guptill

Director of Technical Services

501-370-3245
Johnny Loney

Johnny Loney

Auxilary Services Manager

501-320-3504
Gwen Stallings

Gwen Stallings

Building Services Manager

501-370-3310
Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner

Assistant Director of Event Operations

501-320-3512
Gaby Valentin

Gaby Valentin

Event Setup Manager

501-370-3291
Lynnette Rancifer

Lynnette Rancifer

Executive Assistant to Senior Vice President of Operations/COO

501-370-3247

Finance and Administration Division

Chris Phillips

Chris Phillips

Senior Vice President/CFO

501-370-3214
Matt Mills

Matt Mills

Controller

501-320-3509
Kim Sanders

Kim Sanders

Human Resources Manager

501-370-3213
Kristie Johnson

Kristie Johnson

Human Resources/Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Specialist

501-370-3211

Event Management

Daria Aldridge

Daria Aldridge

Booking Coordinator

501-255-3323
Kitty Lane

Kitty Lane

Booking Coordinator

501-255-3325
Katina Brown

Katina Brown

Event Manager

501-370-3234
Mariela Hernandez

Mariela Hernandez

Event Manager

501-255-3327
Megan Tharp

Megan Tharp

Event Coordinator

501-255-3320
Christopher Parker

Christopher Parker

Event Coordinator

501-255-3321
Elizabeth Rush

Elizabeth Rush

Event Coordinator

501-255-3322

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