Visit Syracuse Staff

The Visit Syracuse team is here to assist with travel and location inquiries, conference, convention and event planning requests, film production opportunities and more! 

Please feel free to call the Visit Syracuse main line at 315.470.1910. Our general email address is

For more direct inquiries please contact the appropriate staff member listed below.


Danny Liedka

Danny Liedka President + CEO

Melissa Morgan, Senior Administrative Assistant

Melissa Morgan Senior Administrative Assistant

Film, TV + Entertainment 

Eric Vinal

Eric Vinal Vice President of Film, TV + Entertainment

Marketing + Partner Engagement 

Carol Eaton

Carol Eaton Senior Vice President

Elizabeth Judge

Elizabeth Judge Marketing Portfolio Director

Bridget Rooney

Bridget Rooney Marketing Strategist

Lindsay Raychel

Lindsay Raychel Media + Content Strategist

Brittany Juravich, Special Projects Manager

Brittany Juravich Marketing & Creative Specialist

Sales + Services

Greg Snell

Greg Snell Sales Team Leader

Jeff Mickle

Jeff Mickle Senior Sales Manager

Chad Welch

Chad Welch Senior Sales Manager

Mary Moore

Mary Moore Tour + Travel Sales Manager

Visit Syracuse Insider

Sarah Conway Visit Syracuse Insider

Board of Directors

Kathy Rapp, Chair

David Aitken, Vice Chair

Director, Government Affairs, Pyramid Management Group

Frank Caliva, Treasurer

Chief Administrative Officer, Mayor's Office - City of Syracuse

Sid Bhattacharya

Associate Vice President, Marketing Strategy, Division of Marketing and Communications, Syracuse University

Sean Hennessey

Interim Director, New York State Fair

Kyle Hares

General Manager, Woodbine Hospitality Group

Peter Casper

General Manager of  ASM/ Syracuse: The Oncenter/ St. Joseph's Health Amphitheater at Lakeview 

Tony Mangano

Prima Terra Properties

Sue Stanczyk

Chief of Staff, Onondaga County Executive Office

Franklin G. Fry

Executive Director, Redhouse Arts Center

Jason Terrari

Syracuse Regional Airport Authority