Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau update: Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards took significant measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana. A statewide "stay at home" order was issued through April 30 requiring Louisiana residents to shelter in place unless going out for essential tasks, as one of the most stringent steps yet to stanch the “community spread” of COVID-19.

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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 16, 2020 October 15, 2020
May 21, 2020 November 19, 2020 (subject to change)
June 18, 2020 December 17, 2020 (subject to change)

The 2019 Board of Directors and its officers are:

Rob BrownRob Brown
Chair; Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association


Jason McKinneyJason McKinney
Vice Chair, Appointed by Louisiana Restaurant Association


no thumbAshley Davis
Treasurer; Appointed by Bossier City Mayor's Office


no thumbAfrica Price
Secretary; Appointed by Shreveport Mayor's Office


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


no thumbShelli Briery Murphy
Appointed by Harrah's Louisiana Downs/Shreveport-Bossier Attractions Association


no thumbRichard Bremer
Appointed by Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce


Sandy CiminoSandy Cimino
Appointed by Bossier Chamber of Commerce


no thumbOpen Position
Appointed by Bossier Rural Municipalities


Kellie MorrisKellie Morris
Appointed by Caddo Parish Commission


no thumbPam Glorioso
Appointed by Bossier Office of Community Services


G. Carlton Golden, Jr.G. Carlton Golden, Jr.
Appointed by Bossier Parish Police Jury


no thumbGary Theus
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association


no thumbEmma Hebert
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Hotel & Lodging Association


no thumbBeth Smiley
Appointed by Shreveport-Bossier Attractions Association


Tanita Gilbert BakerTanita Gilbert-Baker
Appointed by African American Chamber of Commerce

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