About The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism Authority
About The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism Authority
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About Us

The Valdosta-Lowndes Co. Conference Center & Tourism Authority increases the economic strength of Lowndes County and the cities of Valdosta, Lake Park, Hahira, Remerton and Dasher by promoting the area as a choice destination.

Our Leadership

The VLCCCTA is led by 10 board members – five appointed by the City of Valdosta and five appointed by Lowndes County – and a President & CEO. Board directors include a City Council member, a County Commissioner, two employed in the lodging industry, two employed in a tourism-related business besides lodging, two at-large and City and County Managers or their proxies. Directors serve 3-year terms. Directors are responsible for hiring the Executive Director, who manages day-to-day operations of the organization.

Board Meetings

The VLCCCTA Board of Directors meets at the Rainwater Conference Center, 1 Meeting Place, Valdosta GA 31601-7710 on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 8 a.m. Dates are tentative. Call 229.245.0513 to confirm meeting date and time in advance.

Employment Opportunities

The VLCCCTA is always looking for energetic professionals with a passion for tourism and hospitality. E-mail resumes to Carol Pleasant. To download the VLCCCTA application click here. Open positions will be posted below.


Conference Center Event Operations Associates (Part Time)
Conference Center Event Operations Associate requires physical demands such as heavy lifting and frequent standing, bending and walking. Duties include, but are not limited to, setting up/breaking down tables, chairs and event staging and facility maintenance duties. 


Conference Center Banquet Servers (Part Time)
Conference Center Banquet Servers are capable of working in a fast-paced and team-friendly environment. They engage with guests throughout their meal to ensure everything is satisfactory. Duties include delivering food to guests, refilling beverages as needed and assisting with the complete setup and breakdown of the banquet area. Banquet Servers should maintain a high level of cleanliness and awareness of sanitary practices and provide exceptional customer service.