Visit Saint Paul Staff

Contacting Visit Saint Paul is easy. You can either write to us or submit your questions or comments to the appropriate staff member listed below.

Visit Saint Paul
175 West Kellogg Boulevard, Suite 502
Saint Paul, MN 55102
651.265.4900 / 800.627.6101

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Terry Mattson, President & CEO
ph: 651.265.4902

Terry Mattson is the President & CEO at Visit Saint Paul and the RiverCentre Authority. Mattson became CEO of the Minnesota capital city’s official convention and visitor’s bureau effective February, 2014. He previously spent nearly 28 years at Visit Duluth in various capacities. He has three decades of experience in tourism and was CEO of Duluth, Minnesota’s official destination marketing organization since 1990.

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Lorrie Larson, Director of Convention Services, Executive Assistant and Board Administrator
ph: 651.265.4866

Lorrie provides principal administrative support to the chief executive and/or other top management personnel. She serves as liaison with voluntary leadership and works fairly independently. Lorrie is also responsible for maintaining the schedule for the chief executive or others and performs clerical duties or other administrative tasks.


Cindy Dupont, Chief Financial Officer
ph: 651.265.4916

Cindy serves as chief financial officer and directs financial affairs of Visit Saint Paul. She also directs financial management procedures, prepares financial statements and reports and manages accounting personnel.

Angela Dupont, Accountant
ph: 651-265-4822

Angela works closely with the CFO and Visit Saint Paul staff with day to day operations, as well as providing accounting support.

Harold Johnson, Receptionist - Part time
ph: 651-265-4923

Nancy Johnson, Receptionist - Part time
ph: 651-265-4923

Herb Weber, Delivery Coordinator - Part time
ph: 651.265.4900

Herb is responsible for bulk shipping and delivering Visit Saint Paul brochures to all state travel information centers, convention and member requests. He also manages activities relating to VSP storage space and inventory tracking.


Adam Johnson, Vice President of Marketing & Media Relations
ph: 651.265.4904

Adam Johnson is Vice President of Marketing and Media Relations at Visit Saint Paul –the official convention & visitors bureau of Minnesota’s capital city.  He is responsible for marketing Saint Paul as a meetings and tourism destination along with developing the company’s social media strategy, media relations plan and special events planning.

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Anastasia Straley, Social Media Coordinator
ph: 651.265.4940

Anastasia controls everything social and is the voice of the Visit Saint Paul throughout the different social media platforms.

Nick Cusick, Marketing & Media Relations Manager
ph: 651.265.4907

Nick is responsible for managing the digital marketing efforts, media relations and social strategies.


Jane Lewis, Vice President of Convention Sales
ph: 651-265-4936

Jane is responsible for developing and directing the sales strategies to promote Visit Saint Paul as a convention, meetings and sports destination.

Margot Zweber, National Account Executive & Sports Development Manager
ph: 651-265-4910

Margot sells Saint Paul as a convention and sporting event destination to various meeting planners and event organizers throughout the nation.  She is responsible for booking conventions and sporting events in Saint Paul from the corporate, insurance, financial, tourism/hospitality industry and sports markets.   

Amanda Friedrich, CMP - National Account Executiveph: 651.265.4908

Amanda sells Saint Paul as a convention and tradeshow venue to various meeting planners throughout the nation.  She is responsible for booking conventions in Saint Paul from the scientific/engineering, agricultural, environmental, manufacturing/distribution, ethnic, and military markets.

Eric Satre, National Account Executiveph: 651.265.4928

Eric sells Saint Paul as a convention and tradeshow venue to various meeting planners throughout the US.  Eric handles the education, government and labor union markets.

Allison Ryan, Sales Manager & Wedding Coordinator
ph: 651.265.4905

Allison sells Saint Paul as a premier wedding destination; connecting newly engaged couples to the various venues and vendors necessary to make their dream wedding possible! In addition to assisting couples throughout the planning process, she is also responsible for small corporate groups, helping them to secure venues and hotel blocks.

Connie Stadelman, Sales & Events Manager
ph: 651.265.4903

As the Sales & Events Manager for Visit Saint Paul, Connie supports the National Sales Executives with managing quarterly reports, administrator for iDSS database, assist with site inspections, research and development of new sales accounts. She also coordinates client gifts and all promotional items, manage airline program and plan/manage a variety of events including the quarterly Directof of Sales meetings, Taste of annual Saint Paul Holiday party, the Annual Meeting.


Jaimee Lucke Hendrikson, Vice President of Membership
ph: 651-265-4857

Jaimee is responsible for building relationships throughout the community in an effort to share information about opportunities available through membership with Visit Saint Paul and to bring in new members. In addition to recruiting and retaining members, the department provides networking and educational programming, provides members with opportunities for increased exposure through advertising and marketing, maintains the membership database, and educates sales and marketing staff about member businesses.

 For all inquiries related to membership at Visit Saint Paul please email or call 651.265.4906

Magdalene Nitschke, Member Marketing & Communications Manager
ph: 651-265-4906

Magdalene helps members get the most value out of their membership, making sure member info is accurate and complete, maximizing member exposure through efforts like the new website, organizing member events and growing our communications with current/prospective members.