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Executive Office

The Arizona Office of Tourism (AOT) strives to enhance the state economy and the quality of life for all Arizonans by expanding travel activity and increasing related revenues through tourism promotion and development.

AOT’s goal is to provide effective, research-driven strategies to achieve this mission while serving as the comprehensive leader in Arizona’s tourism industry.

Mission
To strengthen and grow Arizona’s economy through travel and tourism promotion.

Vision
To make Arizona the leading travel destination for visitors.

Values
Our values are based on leadership, innovation, results and accountability.

Leadership
We provide leadership and unify the industry in marketing and tourism initiatives on behalf of the state of Arizona.

Innovation
We use the latest research, marketing techniques and technology to enable creativity, ingenuity and responsible risk taking.

Results
Our results oriented marketing strategy is focused on increased visitor spending and positive economic development.

Accountability
We are responsible stewards of our tourism resources for the people of Arizona.

Executive Office

Debbie-Johnson

Debbie Johnson

Executive Director

602-364-3717
[email protected]

Becky Blaine

Becky Blaine

Deputy Director

602-364-3696
[email protected]

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Pamela Shand

Executive Assistant

602-364-3717
[email protected]

 

Marketing

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Timothy DeClaire

Senior Director of Marketing

602-364-3704
[email protected]

 

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Josh Coddington

Director of Communications and Public Information Officer

602-364-3723
[email protected]

 

Jamie Daer

Jamie Daer

Director of Advertising

602-364-0783
[email protected]

 

Alena-Hicks

Alena Hicks

Director of Strategic Marketing Partnerships

602-364-3759
[email protected]

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Diego Cando

Fulfillment Manager

602-364-3725
[email protected]

Tiana-Velez

Tiana Velez

Digital Marketing Manager

602-364-3710
[email protected]

Administration

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Mary-Ellen Kane, CPPO

Senior Director of Operations and Human Resources

602-364-3709
[email protected]

Laruie-Gallick

Laurie Lemcke

Director of Finance

602-364-3714
[email protected]

Josephine Cisneros

Josephine Cisneros

Budget Accountant

602-364-3691
[email protected]

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Giselle Galindo

Administrative Services Specialist

602-364-3694
[email protected]

Paul Evans

Paul Evans

Procurement Technician

602-364-0781
[email protected]

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Tracy Cook

Accounting Coordinator

602-364-3687
[email protected]

Community Relations

Kiva Couchon

Kiva Couchon

Director of Industry Affairs

602-364-3724
[email protected]

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Alix Skelpsa Ridgway

Director of Government and Community Affairs
602-364-3697
[email protected]

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Dawn Melvin

Tribal Tourism Relations Manager

602-364-3707
[email protected]

Research

Colleen-Floyd

Colleen Floyd

Director of Research

602-364-3716
[email protected]

Kari-Roberg

Kari Roberg

Senior Research Manager

602-364-4158
[email protected]

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Lena Allen

Research & Marketing Manager

602-364-3718
[email protected]

Trade & Media Relations

Kim-Todd

Kimberly Todd

Director of Media Relations

602-364-3305
[email protected]

Jessica-Mitchell

Jessica Mitchell

Senior Travel Industry Marketing Manager

602-364-4157

[email protected]

Marjorie-Magnusson

Marjorie Magnusson

Media Relations Manager

602-364-3695
[email protected]

Olivia-Hall

Olivia Hall

Travel Industry Marketing Manager

602-364-3693
[email protected]

Joanna-Tejeda

Joanna Tejeda

Travel Industry Events Manager

602-364-3715
[email protected]

Ashley-Longmire

Ashley Longmire

Trade & Media Specialist

602-364-3730
[email protected]

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