Greater Lansing Michigan
MP - Planning Partner

Your Planning Partner

Need help with attendance building or finding the perfect unique venue for your next event? Don't stress. When you work with the Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau, you have a built-in planning partner! That's right. You'll soon find out, we care as much about hosting a perfect event as you do.

The Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau's Destination Sales Team is made up of a group of talented and dedicated individuals focused on helping you find the perfect location for your meeting. Whether it's a unique need or a tough-to-please market, we've got someone ready to help you. 

So, take a minute and get to know our Sales Team, and then download our handy Planning Checklists to keep you right on track for your next great event in Greater Lansing!  

Meet the Sales Team


David Buckenberger, CMP, CMS, CTA

David Buckenberger, CMP, CMS, CTA

Vice President of Business Development Phone: 517-377-1409
Amanda Toy, CMP, CTA

Amanda Toy, CMP, CTA

Associate Director of Sales

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Market Segment:
State Association
Government
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Phone: 517-377-1405
Mary Chris Hotchkiss, CMP, CTA

Mary Chris Hotchkiss, CMP, CTA

Sales Manager

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Phone: 517-377-1414
Heather Kim, CMP, CTA

Heather Kim, CMP, CTA

Sales Manager

Market Segment:
Faith-Based
Military
Reunions & Social
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Phone: 517-377-1401
Tammi Connell, CMP, CTA

Tammi Connell, CMP, CTA

Sales Manager

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Market Segment:
Regional & National
Education
Corporate
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Phone: 517-377-1434
Beth Hoschner, CTA

Beth Hoschner, CTA

Sales Coordinator Phone: 517-377-1427