The St. Tammany Parish Tourist & Convention Commission was established on Nov. 18, 1976. The Commission's mission is to market and promote St. Tammany Parish as a highly desirable destination for visitors and thereby increase the economic impact of tourism on the area.
St. Tammany Parish Tourist & Convention Commission
68099 Highway 59
Mandeville, LA 70471
Toll free: 800-634-9443
Donna O'Daniels - CEO and President
Rae Shipley - Assistant to CEO
Mary Anne Harrison -- Vice President, Administration
Renee Kientz - Vice President, Communications, Marketing and PR
Tanya Leader -- Vice President, Sales
Yolanda Paz -- Vice President, Visitor Services
Christina Cooper - Marketing & PR Manager
Zondra White Jones - Senior Sales Manager
Roberta Carrow-Jackson - Digital Media Specialist
Loren Legendre -- Film Commission Specialist
Visitor Services Representatives:
Dan O'Brien, Jean Grodski Frondorf, Claudine Steed, Louise Lovich, John Bailey, Pat Gill.
Thomas J. "T.J." Smith, Jr. - Commission Chairman
Sharon Lo Drucker - Commission Vice Chair
Mark Myers - Commission Secretary/Treasurer
Connie Born - Commissioner
Bonnie Eades - Commissioner
Susan Nuss - Commissioner
Administration handles the day-to-day operations of the TCC.
The TCC staff operates the official parish visitor center in Mandeville on Highway 59 just north of Interstate 10 (Exit 65). Hours are 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. seven days a week. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day and Easter Sunday.
This department works to procure media coverage for St. Tammany Parish, as well as handling the TCC's advertising and promotion, TCC website and social media, collateral materials (visitor guide, brochures, etc.) and general media and public relations. The St. Tammany Film Office also resides in this department.
The TCC sales department promotes St. Tammany Parish as a highly desirable destination to travel agents, tour operators, sporting event organizers and meeting planners.