Meet the Team

Wondering who is promoting and working in tourism in the Region? Meet the team here & find out who you should talk to about your enquiry.

Clare Valley Wine, Food and Tourism Centre

Paula Jones - Manager

Phone: 08 8842 2131 or 0428 209 384

Angela Butcher - Assistant Manager

A flat white, please

With a background in working with numbers, I can assist producers with stock supply, procuring new products or services, accounts, and any administration queries for the Clare Valley Wine Food and Tourism Centre. Many years of working in and enjoying the tourism industry myself, I’d love to help you plan a memorable experience exploring the Clare Valley and South Australia.


Phone: 08 8842 2131 

Jordan Martin - Promotional Coordinator

Double shot flat white, hold the sugar

I can help you with your ATDW listings, Clare Valley Facebook and Instagram and anything on the Clare Valley Website


Phone: 08 8842 2131 or 0412 986 071

Sharon Barrett - Customer Service Officer

Soy Chai Latte

Born and bred in the Clare Valley and having many years experience in the Clare Valley Wine and Hospitality Industry, let me make you a coffee or pour you a glass of wine and share my inside knowledge of our beautiful region.


Phone: 08 8842 2131

Barb Snaddon - Customer Service Officer

A latte, please.

A long-time local I can help you decide where to stay, or where to eat, or what to experience, while visiting our lovely part of the world.


Phone: 08 8842 2131

Grant Harford - Customer Service Officer


I'm a long time visitor of the Clare Valley who loved the area so much I moved here. I can assist with your ATDW listings, general customer service enquiries and I have a good knowledge of the local wines.


Phone: 08 8842 2131

Clare Valley Wine and Grape Association

Lucy O'Brien - General Manager

Skinny Cap for me, please

I can assist with any questions you may have regarding Clare Valley Wine & Grape Association members – the winemakers, grape growers and local food producers/eateries, Cellar Door and Winery Experiences, Clare Valley Gourmet Weekend, Clare Valley Wine Show, Vintage Reports and Clare Valley Rocks. I can also help with Clare Valley Wine website,  Clare Valley Wine Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn and Clare Valley Gourmet Weekend Facebook and Instagram


Mobile: 0427 168 109

Our Councils

Les Pearson (left) - Community and Economic Development Team Leader

A flat white but I’d prefer a schooner thanks.

I’m the one on the left. Community and Economic Development team leader from Wakefield Regional Council. Passionate about the region and advocate for all its attractions.


Mobile: 0417 864 030

Laura Culbertson - Administration Officer, Development and Community 

My coffee always (and too often, thanks to the amazing Clare coffee providers) a weak cappuccino

I have grown up in the Clare Valley and now raising my own little family here. I have been working for the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council for over 11 years in administration with a range of knowledge and passion for development, community and volunteering. We often see ourselves as a directory for the region any question or query is always welcome.


Phone: 08 8842 6400