Shreveport-Bossier COVID-19 update: Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has instituted a gradual reopening of many businesses with occupancy restrictions, enhanced sanitation, social distancing, personal protection equipment and other appropriate protection measures necessary to protect the health and safety of the people in Louisiana. Although many businesses have been approved for limited reopening, some nonessential businesses will remain closed to the public. Before you visit a business, please call to confirm that they are open, and to find out what restrictions are being enforced.

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SBCTB Board of Directors

The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau's Board of Directors normally meets the third Thursday of every month at 11:30 a.m. in the tourist bureau's board room at 629 Spring Street in Shreveport, Louisiana. The meetings are open to the public. The finance committee meets at 10:30 a.m. just prior to the board meeting. The agenda for the board meeting will be uploaded before each meeting and the minutes will be available after each meeting.

SBCTB Board Meeting Agenda

SBCTB Board Meeting Minutes

SBCTB Board Meeting Minutes Archive


Dates and times are subject to change. If you would like to speak at a board meeting, you must make arrangements in advance to be on the agenda. Call 318-222-9391, ext. 113 to check dates and times or to request to be on the agenda.

The scheduled board meeting dates are as follows:

January 16, 2020 July 16, 2020
February 20, 2020 August 20, 2020
March 19, 2020 September 17, 2020
April 23, 2020* October 15, 2020
May 21, 2020 November 19, 2020 (subject to change)
June 18, 2020 December 17, 2020 (subject to change)

* ​Due to circumstances dictated by COVID-19 restrictions the June 18, 2020 meeting will be a virtual board meeting held on Zoom. Email Charlotte Rice, crice@sbctb.org, for meeting URL and login info.
See the Certification of Inability to Operate due to Lack of a Quorum


The 2020 Board of Directors and its officers are:

Jason McKinney
Chair, Appointed by Louisiana Restaurant Association

Ashley Davis
Vice Chair; Appointed by Bossier City Mayor's Office

Richard Bremer
Treasurer, Appointed by Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce

Pam Glorioso
Secretary; Appointed by Bossier Office of Community Services

Matt Snyder
Appointed by Shreveport Mayor's Office

Joanna Folse-Alexander
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association

Shelli Briery Murphy
Appointed by Harrah's Louisiana Downs/Shreveport-Bossier Attractions Association

Sandy Cimino
Appointed by Bossier Chamber of Commerce

Open Position
Appointed by Bossier Rural Municipalities

Randy Slagle
Appointed by Caddo Rural Municipalities

Edie Festavan
Appointed by Caddo Parish Commission

Wanda Bennett
Appointed by Bossier Parish Police Jury

Open Position
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association

Emma Hebert
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association

Beth Smiley
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Attractions Association

Taylor Jamison
Appointed by African American Chamber of Commerce

Jason Roberts
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association

 

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