UPDATE: Virginia's Blue Ridge is Now Open in Phase Three

Virginia's Blue Ridge is now open in the Phase Three stage of the Commonwealth's Forward Virginia plan. Learn more about the program and what it means for various types of businesses & experiences in the region with our Phase Three Guidelines page. Phase Three >



Contact Us

Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge
101 Shenandoah Avenue, NE
Roanoke, Virginia 24016-2044
Phone: (540) 342-6025
Fax: (540) 342-7119


Landon HowardLandon C. Howard
(540) 342-6025 x111

Heidi Bowling - Visit Virginia's Blue RidgeHeidi Bowling
Director of Operations / Assistant to the President
(540) 342-6025 x116

Marlee Richardson - Visit Virginia's Blue RidgeMarlee Richardson
Information Technology Systems Manager
(540) 342-6025 x118

Sales & Services

Caitlin Schmelz - Visit Virginia's Blue RidgeCaitlin Schmelz
Sales and Sports Development Manager
(540) 362-7848 x115

Public Affairs & Destination Development

Catherine Fox - Visit Virginia's Blue RidgeCatherine Fox
Vice President of Public Affairs & Destination Development
(540) 342-6025 x114

Jane Smith - Visit VBRJane Smith
Visitor Services Lead (Part-Time)
(540) 342-6025

Marketing & Communications

Debora WrightDebora S. Wright
Vice President of Marketing & Communications
(540) 342-6025 x121

David Aldridge Visit VBRDavid Aldridge
Director of Marketing
(540) 342-6025 x124

Taylor Spellman - Visit Virginia's Blue RidgeTaylor Spellman
Director of Public Relations
(540) 342-6025 x122

Shannon Keener - Visit Virginia's Blue RidgeShannon Terry
Marketing Manager
(540) 342-6025 x117

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