Camila Clark

Camila Clark serves as the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Visit Lauderdale. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Bowie State University and a Master’s degree in Strategic Communications from the University of Maryland Global Campus.
As an industry leader, she champions diversity, equity, and inclusion in every campaign, ensuring that Visit Lauderdale’s marketing narrative reflects the rich tapestry of its community. Camila has built a remarkable career centered on strategic communication and bold diversity initiatives.
At Choice Hotels International, Camila managed diversity PR and communications, launching successful campaigns like the “Thanks for Traveling” initiative post-9/11 and leading the worldwide rebranding of the Comfort Suites, Comfort Inn, and Sleep Inn brands. Her role in these pivotal projects underscored her commitment to fostering inclusive narratives within the travel industry.
Her journey continued as Public Relations and Promotions Manager for the Maryland Division of Tourism, Film, and the Arts, where she elevated Maryland’s profile as a world-class travel destination. Camila was also instrumental in the advocacy of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Park and Byway.
At Brand USA, Camila served as Senior Director of Corporate Communications, driving the United States’ first nationally coordinated tourism marketing effort. She crafted strategies that strengthened stakeholder relationships and advanced the organization’s mission on a global scale.
Today, her work continues to amplify underrepresented voices and promote a more inclusive travel industry.

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