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 leads Visit Alexandria’s operations, planning, strategy and business development. Contact him for questions relating to operations, finance, marketing partnerships, community presentations, grants, and human resources.


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

Carla is one of the members of Visit Alexandria’s group sales team. Using her well-rounded hospitality experience as a former hotel supplier and buyer, Carla collaborates with organizations to achieve successful events in Alexandria. She manages group business in the association and corporate markets for the following regions: North East (PA, WV, NJ, NY, DE, CT, RI MA, VT, NH, ME), Mid-Atlantic (VA, DC: A-M), South East (NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, MS, TN, KY), and Mid-West (IL, IN, OH, MI). She is a member of PCMA’s Capital, Chesapeake and Philly chapters.  

Jennifer De Luca

Jennifer De Luca, Destination Sales Manager   
(703) 652-5380 | Email Jennifer De Luca

Jennifer handles our government, SMERF, and tour and travel markets to include convention services and also assists with international marketing and sales. Jennifer’s personal touch and creative flair will ensure your process of holding a meeting in Alexandria is perfect from start to finish. Look for Jennifer at SGMP’s and AMP’s monthly meetings

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Misha Enriquez, Social Media and Visual Production Manager

(703) 652-5365 | Email Misha Enriquez

Misha manages Visit Alexandria’s social media channels and produces video and photo content. 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) 838-4725 | Visitor Center: (703) 838-5005 | Email Melanie Fallon

Melanie manages Visit Alexandria membership, ensuring that members maximize their benefits, to include marketing, publications, advertising, education and promotions. Melanie also oversees the Alexandria Visitor Center, keeping staff up to date on local events and happenings, seasonal tours, and promotions.  She also coordinates the distribution of Visitor 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

Lorraine Lloyd

Lorraine Lloyd, V.P. Sales and International Marketing
(703) 652-5360 | Email Lorraine Lloyd

Lorraine heads up Visit Alexandria’s Meeting and Group Sales Department and International Marketing Program. She is responsible for promoting Alexandria as a premier destination for small to mid-size meetings and international visitors by leading our team of destination experts with an innovative approach to sales and marketing, an extensive knowledge in the industry and a passion for Alexandria.


Trisha Meisner, Member Relations Manager
(703) 652-5368 | Email Trisha Meisner

Trisha works with Visit Alexandria’s members to maximize their participation in our marketing programs and promotions, including the Visitor Guide and Map, King Street Trolley advertising, Official Menu Book, Restaurant Weeks, Sidewalk Sale, Black Friday and Small Business Saturday. She is also responsible for helping members manage their content on Visit Alexandria’s website through listings, events and special offers.

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.

Robin Roane

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

Robin is responsible for our association, corporate, (west of east coast and Washington D.C. N - Z), and healthcare/life sciences markets to include convention services. Robin's "At Your Service" attitude and knowledge of Alexandria will ensure that your meeting is a success by assisting you with all of your meeting needs from the initial RFP to the farewell festivities and everything in between. Robin is our active member of the MPI’s Potomac Chapter and welcomes your inquiry about professional development in the meetings/events industry.

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 and story ideas. Be sure to visit the Press Room for exciting new information from Alexandria. Leah also serves as the editor of the Official Visitor Guide and manages the content on Visit Alexandria’s website. 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.