Meeting Planners


Tyler offers a variety of lodging options to fit the needs of your attendees.

Meeting Planner Services

Check out some of the FREE services we can offer your convention.

Meeting & Event Venues

Find a host of unique locations for your next big event in Tyler.

Why Meet in Tyler?

From location to hospitality, Tyler is a great place for your meeting!


Shari Lee has been at Visit Tyler since 2008 and has worked in the hospitality industry since 2002. She is a Certified Tourism Executive and has the Texas Destination Marketing certification. Shari specializes in convention sales, meeting planning, securing hotel rooms, event coordination, registration, and guest experience. Let Shari help you plan your next convention in Tyler, Texas.

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Shari Lee, TDM, CTE


"Because of the assistance of Visit Tyler, our TSA Annual Meeting was a huge success. The services Shari provided were a huge hit, and the dedication to her job and Tyler was evident in the way we were treated."

Jim Tidwell – Texas Shrine Association Annual Meeting Event Organizer

"Our guests were 'WOWed' by the generosity and friendliness of the City of Tyler and Visit Tyler. The example of hospitality will long be talked about, and I am very grateful for your help all along the way."

DeAnna Hargrove – Texas Nonprofit Theaters Association

"Our trip to Tyler was wonderful! Everyone was pleasantly surprised. Thanks goes to Shari for everything she did to make this event a success."

Patti Ledesma, Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool, Executive Assistant