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Congratulations to These Visit Pensacola Employees on Their Promotions! 

WandyWandy Samual 

Accounting Manager 

Wandy entered the tourism industry in 2013 as a staff accountant for Premier Island Management Group before joining the Visit Pensacola team in 2016. Previously, he served as the operations manager for Dollar Rent a Car of which he was responsible for effective and successful management of labor, productivity, quality control, safety measures and standard business operating procedures. He holds a degree in accounting from Pensacola Christian College. 

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his daughter. The two enjoy riding bikes, going shopping and Skyzone. He is an active member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida. 

KayaKaya Man 

Destination Sales Manager 

Kaya Man joined Visit Pensacola in 2018 as the Partner Relations Manager. She is responsible for partnership development and maintenance for the organization and group sales. Kaya brings over 20 years of hospitality experience to the team.  

Man spent the previous nine years serving, training and managing the Grand Marlin on Pensacola Beach. Previously, she owned an event planning company and also owned Elephant Seasoning, a catering and seasoning business started by her father. She holds a bachelor’s degree in restaurant and hospitality management from Pensacola State College and the University of West Florida.  

Man is actively involved in the community and currently works with Rally On Tennis and the Neonatal-Premi Foundation. Outside of the office, she enjoys cooking and spending time at the beach with her husband Whit and daughter Makena. 

LindseyLindsey Steck 

Marketing & Communications Manager 

Lindsey Steck joined the Visit Pensacola team in 2017 and is responsible for copywriting, writing for press and publication, public relations, integrated marketing, content curation, and social media management and strategy.  

Steck earned a bachelor’s degree in public relations from the University of West Florida. Previously, she served in corporate communications for the Kansas City Chiefs, athletic communications for the University of West Florida and political communications for Florida House on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.  

She is actively involved in the community as a member of the Florida Public Relations Association Board of Directors, the Escambia County 4-H Foundation Board of Directors, and the Escambia County School District Business Advisory Council.  

A Pensacola native, Steck enjoys hosting dinner parties, traveling, boating, NFL football, and hanging with her aussiedoodle Roxy in her spare time.