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Travel Lane County's New Tourism Coordinator

Published: January 05, 2018

Melanie Griffin Joins Tourism Team

Eugene, Ore - Melanie Griffin brings a rich and diverse educational and work background to her new role as Tourism Coordinator for Travel Lane County. As owner of a photography and video production business, Melanie brings unique expertise to her role as tourism coordinator.

As part of the tourism marketing team, Melanie will be responsible for developing and distributing the organization's consumer enewsletter, assisting with story development pitches for regional media, assisting with social media strategies, supporting visitor services and more.  

Melanie graduated from the University of Oregon with a bachelor's degree in Anthropology. Her coursework included work in the cinema studies department and she studied three languages. Her work history includes working as a legal assistant, working in the UO Brain Development Lab and interning with an advertising and marketing firm.  

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Author: Andy Vobora

Vice-President of Stakeholder Relations, Travel Lane County
541.501.9398 | 541.743.8770

Travel Lane County markets and promotes the Eugene, Cascades and Coast region as a destination for travel, conventions, sports, meetings and events. It serves as a private, nonprofit association dedicated to economic development through visitor spending, which pumped more than $783 million into Lane County, Oregon's economy in 2019.