Visit Alexandria Staff

Visit Alexandria staff prides itself on answering questions and responding to comments from its members and the community. We're always ‘in the know' about current community news. Please do not hesitate to contact us whenever we can be of help. 

Alexandria Visitor Center
221 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone - (703) 746-3301 or (800) 388-9119

Executive Offices
625 N. Washington Street, Suite 400
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone -  (703) 652-5369


Advertising sales reps should contact our agency of record, Harmelin Media | Maggie Fogarty at (484) 434-2525 or

Patricia Washington

Patricia Washington, President & CEO
(703) 652-5362 |  Email Patricia Washington 

Patricia is responsible for Visit Alexandria’s vision, goals, culture, data-driven and content-first marketing strategy. She is orchestrator of the Extraordinary Alexandria brand which imbues everything we do. Patricia works collaboratively with the City, staff, board, members, economic development partners, and the community to maximize the benefits of tourism for the City of Alexandria.

Tom Kaiden

Tom Kaiden, Chief Operating Officer
(703) 652-5361 | Email Tom Kaiden

Tom's role is to ensure that "Extraordinary" is not just our brand, but an ethos of exceeding expectations that runs through everything we do both inside and outside of Visit Alexandria. He leads our planning, strategy and business development initiatives. Contact Tom for questions relating to partnerships, sponsorship, research, finance, and operations.


Carla Bascope-Hebble, Destination Sales Manager  
(703) 652-5378 | Email Carla Bascope-Hebble


Specialty: Association, Corporate (East Coast), Washington, D.C. A – M) & Convention Services.
Membership Affiliation: PCMA


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Jennifer De Luca, Destination Sales Manager   
(703) 652-5380 | Email Jennifer De Luca
Specialty: Association & Corporate (VA), Government, SMERF, and Tour & Travel.
Membership Affiliations:  AMPS, SGMP

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Misha Enriquez, Social Media & Content Specialist
(703) 652-5365 | Email Misha Enriquez

Misha manages Visit Alexandria’s social media channels and takes photos for the website. She is always on the lookout for events, promotions, and buzzworthy news around Alexandria.

Melanie Fallon

Melanie Fallon, Director of Member & Visitor Services
Direct: (703) 746-3313 | Visitor Center: (703) 746-3301 | Email Melanie Fallon

Melanie can help you with questions regarding Visit Alexandria membership, including participation in marketing benefits such as the web site, Menu Book, Official Visitors Guide, Official Map, Visitor Center and King Street Trolley.  She can also assist members in updating their information online including adding information to the Calendar of Events, Special Offers and adding images & logos to listings. Melanie can sign you up for special promotions including Restaurant Weeks, Sidewalk Sale and Small Business Saturday. 

She also manages the Alexandria Visitor Center, keeping staff up to date on current events and happenings in Alexandria and distributing Visitors Guides and maps to individuals, members, and groups.

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Vito Fiore, Director of Marketing & Research
(703) 652-5364 | Email Vito Fiore

Vito coordinates and implements the advertising campaign for Visit Alexandria and advises on marketing strategy for the organization. He also conducts and analyzes primary and secondary tourism industry research on behalf of Visit Alexandria and its membership. (Advertising sales reps should contact our agency of record, Harmelin Media | Maggie Fogarty at (484) 434-2525 or

Megan Hosford

Megan Hosford, CDMP Sales Manager
(703) 652-5366 | Email Megan Hosford

Market Specialties: Megan is our "go to" gal for Alexandria associations and our "convention services" arm of the sales team. She also works closely with the tour and travel and SMERF markets. 

Lorraine Lloyd

Lorraine Lloyd, Senior VP of Sales
(703) 652-5360 | Email Lorraine Lloyd

Lorraine oversees and directs the group sales team promoting Visit Alexandria's "Meetings Made Extraordinary" program. The enthusiastic and dedicated team will tailor an experience uniquely yours and provide a customized toolkit to build attendance, welcome and dazzle your attendees and ensure a successful event. She also administers Visit Alexandria's international marketing efforts.


Trisha Meisner, Customer Relationship Marketing & Membership Coordinator
(703) 652-5368 | Email Trisha Meisner

Trisha works with Visit Alexandria’s members to maximize their participation in our marketing programs and promotions. She is also responsible for helping members manage their content on Visit Alexandria’s website through their listings, events and specials.

Claire Mouledox: Vice President of Communications

Claire Mouledoux, Vice President of Communications
(703) 652-5367 | Email Claire Mouledoux

Claire directs the voice of the Alexandria visitor brand through comprehensive communications and content strategies, managing a team in media relations, social media and digital marketing. Claire works with journalists and can provide high res images. Be sure to visit the Press Room for the latest information from Alexandria. Advertising and marketing reps should contact Maggie Fogarty at our agency of record, Harmelin Media, at (484) 434-2525 or email Maggie. Our in-house advertising contact is Visit Alexandria Director of Marketing and Research Vito Fiore at (703) 652-5364 or email Vito.

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Robin D. Roane, CTE, HMCC, CMP, Senior Sales Manager
(703) 652-5372 | Email Robin Roane

Market Specialty: Associations and Health/Medical/Pharma. Robin's "At Your Service" attitude and knowledge of Alexandria will ensure that your meeting is a success. Robin will assist you with all of your meeting needs from the initial RFP to the farewell festivities and everything in between.

Leah Spellman

Leah Spellman, APR, Communications Manager
(703) 652-5363 | Email Leah Spellman

Leah is Visit Alexandria's liaison with journalists and can help with image requests. Be sure to visit the Press Room for exciting new information from Alexandria. Advertising and marketing reps should contact Maggie Fogarty at our agency of record, Harmelin Media, at (484) 434-2525 or email Maggie. Our in-house advertising contact is Visit Alexandria Director of Marketing and Research Vito Fiore at (703) 652-5364 or email Vito.


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Sara Stanton, Communications Assistant & Writer
(703) 652-5373 | Email Sara Stanton

Sara writes our blog and assists with journalist inquiries and image requests. Visit the Media & PR press room for more information.

Alfonso Wright

Alfonso Wright, Digital Marketing Manager
(703) 652-5371 | Email Alfonso Wright

Alfonso serves as the primary lead for email marketing, digital analytics and content development for Visit Alexandria's website. He is also responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of the site, managing related external agency relationships, and he recently lead efforts to improve visitors' experience through the development of the current responsive design.