Contact Us

If you need additional information, we are delighted to help. Browse the contact information below to find the appropriate department for your questions.

General Inquiries

General Information about the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce:
828.258.6101
member@ashevillechamber.org

General Information about Asheville:
828.258.6109
contactus@exploreasheville.com

Executive


Kit Cramer

President & CEO
(828) 258-6123  

 

            


Kay Tweed

Executive Coordinator
(828) 258-6124

 

 

Finance & Operations

Rojeanous Rush
Rojeanous Rush

Vice President of Finance & Operations
(828) 258-6119

 

 


Tony Coswell
Building Supervisor
(828) 210-2725

 

 

David Orlovitz
Roger OKelley
Information Systems Manager
(828) 257-4961      

 

        

Tonya Wiggins
Tonya Wiggins

Accounting Assistant
(828) 258-6132              

 

  

Economic Development


Ben Teague

Chief Operating Officer/Executive Director of the Economic Development Coalition
(828) 258-6130      

 

        


Clark Duncan

Director of Business Development
(828) 258-6134        

 

 


Heidi Reiber

Director of Research
(828) 258-6120  

 

 

Tim Lampkin
Director of Business Retention & Expansion Services
(828) 258-6128

 


 


J
osh Dorfman
Director of Entrepreneurship Development
(828) 258-6137

 

 

Claire Chender
Operations Manager - Venture Asheville
(828) 258-6115

 

 


Desiree Monstrola

Economic Development Coordinator
(828) 258-6118
 

 


Membership

 


Erin Leonard

Director of Communications
(828) 258-6131    

 

   


Amy Jackson

Director of Engagement
(828) 258-6107              

 

 


Judi Willard
Member Services Assistant
(828) 210-2729

 

 


Canio Costanzo
Membership Development
(828) 258-6116

 

 

 

Convention & Visitors Bureau

Website:  ExploreAsheville.com
Tourism Industry Partner Website:  AshevilleCVB.com
Fax Number: (828) 254-6054

Executive (Convention & Visitors Bureau)


Stephanie Brown

Senior Vice President, CVB Executive Director
(828) 258-6104

 


Glenn Cox
Interim Vice President of Administration
(828) 258-6117

 

 


Jonna Reiff

Executive Operations Manager
(828) 258-6111

 

Rachel Baumgardner
Operations Assitant
(828) 257-4967

 

 

Marketing (Convention & Visitors Bureau)

      


Marla Tambellini

VP of Marketing/Deputy Director
(828) 258-6138

 

 


Cat Kessler

Director of Content
(828) 258-6135

 


Brooke Ptaszek
Director of Advertising
(828) 258-6127

 

 

 

Elizabeth White
ExploreAsheville.com Web Manager
(828) 232-2243

 

 


Dodie Stephens

Director of Communications
(828) 257-4959

 

 


Landis Taylor

PR Specialist
(828) 258-6125

 

 



Sarah Lowery

PR Specialist
(828) 258-6136

 

 


Jason Tarr

Content Specialist
(828) 257-4969

 

 


Alex Mitchiner

Marketing & PR Assistant
(828) 257-4968
 

 

Public Affairs (Convention & Visitors Bureau)


Pat Kappes

Director of Public Affairs
(828) 210-2724

 

 


Brittany Martin

Data Specialist
(828) 258-6113

 

 

Group Sales & Services (Convention & Visitors Bureau)


Dianna Pierce

Vice President of Sales
(828) 258-6108          

 


Carli Adams
Group Communications and Services Manager
(828) 258-6106

 

 


Tina Porter

Senior Sales Manager
(828) 258-6133

 

 



Molly Nelson
Senior Sales Manager
(828) 258-6121
 

Carla McGlynn
National Sales Manager
(828) 257-4966

 


Shawn Boone

National Sales Manager
828-258-6105

 



Beth McKinney

Sales Manager
(828) 258-6139
 

 

Leann Swims
Group Sales and Services Coordinator
(828) 258-6110

 

Joseph Weber
Group Sales and Services Coordinator
(828) 258-6102

 

 

Visitor Services (Convention & Visitors Bureau)


Tom Roberson

Director of Visitor Services
(828) 258-6103              

 

 

Marie-Louise Ramsey
Visitor Services Assistant Manager
(828) 258-6100   

 

 


Charlie Reed

Information Specialist
(828) 258-6109

 

 


Justine Tullos

Asheville Shop Keyholder
(828) 210-2721

 

Chamber Social Media Links

BlogAsheville Business Blog
http://blog.ashevillechamber.org/

FacebookFacebook
http://www.facebook.com/ashevillechamber

LinkedInLinkedIn
http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=137922&trk=hb_side_g

TwitterTwitter
http://twitter.com/AVLChamber

YoutubeYouTube
http://www.youtube.com/user/ashevillechamber

FlickrFlickr
http://www.flickr.com/people/avlchamber/

 

Convention & Vistiors Bureau (CVB) Social Media Links

FacebookFoodtopia (Culinary Tourism) Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/Foodtopian.Society?ref=ts

FacebookAsheville Travel Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/Asheville?ref=ts

BlogAsheville Travel Blog
http://blog.exploreasheville.com/

TwitterFoodtopia (Culinary Tourism) on Twitter -- @Foodtopia
http://twitter.com/foodtopia

TwitterAsheville Travel on Twitter -- @VisitTravel
http://twitter.com/visitasheville

TwitterAsheville Travel on Twitter -- @AshevilleTravel
http://twitter.com/ashevilletravel

TwitterAsheville Deals on Twitter -- @AshevilleDeals
http://twitter.com/ashevilledeals

TwitterAsheville Meetings on Twitter -- @AVLMeetingGuru
http://twitter.com/avlmeetingguru

YoutubeAsheville Travel YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/user/exploreasheville

Asheville Chamber and Visitor Center Mailing Address

Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce/
Asheville Convention & Visitors Bureau
P.O. Box 1010
Asheville, NC 28802

Asheville Chamber and Visitor Center Physical Address

Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce/
Asheville Convention & Visitors Bureau
36 Montford Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday:  8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday:  9 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Visitor Center is open seven days a week.
Visitor Center is closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas, and half days on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Chamber E-mail, Phone & Fax

E-mail
Phone:  828.258.6101
Fax:  828.251.0926

Directions

From I-240 Eastbound, exit at 4C Haywood/Montford, turn right at light on to Haywood Street. At next stop light, turn right on to Montford Ave. The Chamber building is located on the left.

From I-240 Westbound, exit at 4C Haywood/Montford. Turn right at light on to Montford Ave. The Chamber building is located on the left.