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Our Staff

Visit The Woodlands is comprised of eight full-time staff members.

Our Staff


Visit The Woodlands is comprised of eight full-time staff members. As the official destination marketing organization, we work to promote The Woodlands as a first-class destination for business, convention and leisure travel.


NICK WOLDA President

Nick is the President of Visit The Woodlands and the Director of Community Relations for The Woodlands Township. He oversees the teams who handle marketing, advertising, social media, websites and public/media relations for both of these organizations.


Elizabeth works to identify new opportunities for Visit The Woodlands in addition to assisting with the development of programs and leading daily operations. She implements action plans to encourage visitors, both individual and group, to visit The Woodlands and utilize its accommodations, restaurants, retail shopping, attractions and convention facilities.


ASHLEY WHITE, TDM Marketing Director

Ashley leads the Marketing Department which serves as the official voice for Visit The Woodlands in messaging to meeting planners, leisure travelers, media and hospitality industry partners. In this position, Ashley oversees all aspects of marketing for Visit The Woodlands including advertising, brand management, integrated marketing campaigns, media relations, online initiatives and strategic partnerships.

AMBER GEORGE Communications Coordinator

Amber works within the Marketing Department and is responsible for digital communications and content creation for Visit The Woodlands. This includes developing and managing content for the Visit The Woodlands website and social media platforms along with coordinating video production and email marketing efforts.


JOSIE LEWIS, CMP, CTA Director of Sales

Josie leads the Sales Department for Visit The Woodlands. In this position, Josie oversees all aspects of sales for Visit The Woodlands including sales and servicing efforts, the sales travel schedule, blitz opportunities, FAM events and strategic initiatives.

ASHLEY FENNER, CTA Sales and Servicing Coordinator

Ashley works within the Sales Department to promote The Woodlands to businesses, associations, and various groups for meetings and events in The Woodlands.


LAURA HACES, CTA Tourism Specialist

Laura works within the Tourism Department to promote The Woodlands to international travelers and leisure group markets such as weddings and family reunions. She is responsible for managing strategic partnerships for Visit The Woodlands including the Visitor Services program at Market Street and the Around Houston Partnership.

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