August 2, 2021 Courtney Spiess Marietta Visitors Bureau

Courtney Spiess is the Executive Director of Visit Marietta, GA otherwise known as the Marietta Visitors Bureau and Welcome Center. Her main job is to promote Marietta as a premier tourist destination. Before becoming Executive Director in May 2021, Courtney served as the Marketing and Public Relations Manager for over three years. In addition to her role with the Marietta Visitors Bureau, Courtney is part of the planning behind Marietta’s popular events, Taste of Marietta and the Marietta Pilgrimage Christmas Home Tour. Courtney’s love of the tourism industry started with her internship at the Athens County Convention and Visitors Bureau in Athens, Ohio and her post-grad job working at a public relations agency promoting travel clients. Courtney graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism.


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#4132 chartered May 18, 1978.
Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Marietta.
Active Membership: 55

Mondays, 12:00 pm
Hilton - Marietta Conference Center

500 Powder Springs St.
Marietta, GA 30064

Leadership Team


Amy Erskine
J. Chad Pendley
Sally Platt
Sally Platt
Membership Chair
Christopher Stokes
Membership Chair
Carlton Buchanan
Foundation Chair
Pat McBride

Club Directors

Youth Protection Officer
Jim Bunda

Rotary District 6900

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Mary Ligon
Assistant Governor
Will MacArthur
GRSP Trustee
Guy Gebhardt
District Governor Elect
George Granade
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André Marria
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Anthony Slaughter
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Cheryl Greenway
Membership Chair
Jaclyn Donovan
Membership Chair
Neill Ferrill
District Public Image Chair
Narayan Sengupta
District Treasurer
Teri White
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Anne Pitts (Chair)

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Shekhar Mehta
Rotary Foundation Trustee Chair
John F. Germ
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John Hewko