About Us

Welcome to Lenawee County

Visit Lenawee was established in January 1993 as an independent 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization to promote tourism to the area (Previously known as the Lenawee County Conference and Visitors Bureau). Visit Lenawee is funded by Michigan’s P.A. 59 of 1984 (Community Convention of Tourism Marketing Act 395 of 1980), which provides a 5% assessment from local hotels/motels with more than 10 rooms in the assessment district of Lenawee County.

Mission

It is the mission of  Visit Lenawee to promote Lenawee County as a destination providing contemporary amenities to transient guests in an historic and cultural setting for the economic benefit of the community.

Vision

Lenawee County is a vibrant four-season destination, connecting people with meaningful experiences while enhancing our economy and quality of life.

Our Staff

Justin Gifford, Executive Director

Email: justin@visitlenawee.com

Office: 517.264.8011

 

Taylor Mellon, Office Manager

Email: taylor@visitlenawee.com

Office: 517.263.7747

 

Emily Hribar, Events & Marketing Coordinator

Email: emily@visitlenawee.com

Office: 517.759.3183

 

Board of Directors

Cindy Hubbell
Chairperson – Executive Director of the Brooklyn-Irish Hills Chamber of Commerce

Paul Pfeifer
Vice Chairperson – Managing Director of Hidden Lake Gardens

David Thomas
Treasurer – Owner/Operator of Culver’s of Adrian

Christina Faz
General Manager of Super 8 in Adrian

Nancy Dingman
General Manager of Holiday Inn Express in Adrian

Marvin Gorgees
General Manager of the Carlton Lodge

Zeke Arafat
Owner of the Carlton Lodge