• Our Staff

    Sandra Lindquist
    New Orleans Chamber
    President & CEO

    Sandra Lombana Lindquist has 20+ years experience in economic and community development in the New Orleans region. She has worked at several great organizations including JEDCO, Tangipahoa EDF, The Idea Village, and St. Tammany West Chamber. Sandra graduated from the University of Texas and has a master's from Tulane University.
    Ashley Hilsman
    New Orleans Chamber
    Executive Vice President

    Originally from South Carolina, Ashley moved to the Crescent City in 2014. She has over ten years of experience in hospitality marketing, sales and events. Ashley has had the opportunity to work with companies such as the Columbia Museum of Art, Jim ‘N Nick’s BBQ/Fresh Hospitality Group and Accent-DMC. She graduated from Presbyterian College with Bachelor of Arts' in Visual Art & Art History. 
    Pamela Otibu
    New Orleans Chamber
    Director of Community Engagement & Communications

    Pamela received her bachelor's degree in liberal arts from Sarah Lawrence College, with concentrations in Art, History, and Literature. She is currently pursuing a master’s in arts administration at University of New Orleans. Pamela is from Ghana, West Africa and grew up in Brooklyn, New York. She moved to New Orleans from New York City in 2017. Her passion is in arts and nonprofit management, with a strong focus on building an inclusive and equitable workforce.
    Paige Davis
    New Orleans Chamber
    Events & Membership Development Director

    Paige Davis has over 14 years of experience in the hospitality industry leading teams as their Director of Sales. She has also produced multiple award-winning, internationally attended arts and music focused festivals. Her life and career have been focused on building relationships and connecting people. Paige graduated from Southeast Tourism Society Marketing College in 2015. 

    Alexis Walker
    New Orleans Chamber
    Membership Coordinator

    Born and raised in New Orleans, Alexis graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing. Since then, she has had the pleasure of working for iconic New Orleans brands like the New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans. Alexis loves living in a city with such a rich, diverse culture and is passionate about the people and businesses who call NOLA home.

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