Rashelle Beasley, TMP
 CVB Director

Fun Fact: Rashelle once painted over the entire Art Park without a break...she is still painting.

Teresa Smith PortraitTeresa Smith, TMP
Visitor Center Manager

Fun Fact: Teresa recently traveled to Mexico on a family vacation...all she brought home was her new pet Ram named Al.

Shelby Nichols Portrait Shelby Nichols
Manager of Marketing and Communications

Fun Fact: Shelby drove from Mississippi to Albany to start her career. She is excited to announce that the Georgia peaches have lived up to the hype.

Candice Franklin
Sales Manager


Glen Cheatham Portrait Glen Cheatham
Information Clerk

Fun Fact: Glen once channeled his inner Forrest Gump and ran in the footsteps of every Civil Rights Protest continuously...he is still running.

Harriet Gaines Portrait Harriet Gaines
Information Clerk

Fun Fact: Harriett, a native of Albany, is the go-to person for your Albany questions...she has been with the Welcome Center since the doors first opened. 

Holly Halford Portrait Holly Halford
Information Clerk

Fun Fact: Holly once represented the Welcome Center in an epic Beat Box battle at Veteran’s Park...she will be honored with a statue next month.

Melanese Roberts Portrait Melanese Roberts
Information Clerk

Fun Fact: In her spare time, Melanese travels the state with her one person Ray Charles cover band...she sings in Braille.


Audrey Brienza PortraitAudrey Brienza
Information Clerk

Fun Fact: Audrey came to Albany from Atlanta by swimming the Flint River...she is the only woman to beat Micheal Phelps in competition.


Audrey Bathoon
Information Clerk