OPSC 2024 Annual Fall Conference Site Inspection

We look forward to your visit to Monterey County!  Thank you for making time to visit and get acquainted with our properties and destination.  We invite you to use this microsite not only as a resource for your site inspection, but also as a resource for your future attendees. Let our Strategic Client Services team create a fully custom microsite for your program to help attendees learn about the destination, browse dining and activity listings, as well as access special offers prior to their arrival and while they are here.

Top Reasons to Meet in Monterey County

  • Stunning natural landscape
  • Mild weather
  • Award-winning food and wine
  • Lodging variety 200+ lodging facilities, 12,000+ rooms
  • Wide open spaces and places

Local Weather: 

The weather forecast for Thursday, May 4th to Saturday, May 6th will be partly cloudy and in the high 50's to low 60's. We recommend that you bring layers as the temperature throughout the day will change. There is a chance of slight showers so please plan accordingly. 

To view the daily forecast for next week, please click here.

Lodging Information: 


Holly Macriss

Hillary Burton


Hyatt Regency Monterey

Hyatt Regency Monterey

Confirmation Numbers



Dates of Stay Details

Check-in to Hyatt on Thurs. May 4th

Clients will depart in the afternoon on Friday, May 5th

Site Visit Itinerary:



Arrive in early afternoon.

11:45 – 1:45 pm

Lunch & Tour of the Hyatt Regency Monterey

Meet Lauren Carrillo in the lobby for a tour of the property & check-in. Can utilize hotel valet for parking. 


Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel Website.

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Tour of the Monterey Marriott

Meet Casey Swanston Edwards in the lobby for tour of the property. Can utilize hotel valet.


Monterey Marriott Hotel Website.

5:00 pm

Meet in Hyatt Lobby with Lauren S. – Dinner at Tarpy’s Roadhouse

Meet Lauren S. in the lobby of the Hyatt for dinner at Tarpy’s Roadhouse. Reservation under Lauren at 5:15pm.


Tarpy's Roadhouse Website.


Overnight at Hyatt Regency Monterey


9:00 am– 10:45 am


Tour of the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa and Breakfast at Schooners

Meet Nina Sherrill & Angela Vickers in the lobby for a tour of the property & breakfast at Schooners. Lauren S. will meet in the lobby and walk to Monterey Bay Aquarium with Holly & Hillary after site.


Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa Website.

Schooners Breakfast Menu

11:00 am – 11:45 am


Tour of the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Meet Christine Russo-Robertson outside of the Monterey Bay Aquarium for tour. Lauren S. will escort to the Aquarium from the Monterey Plaza & will join the tour. 


Monterey Bay Aquarium Website.

11:45 am – 12:15 pm

A Taste of Monterey

Meet Jasmine Hernandez for tour of the space and services at A Taste of Monterey.


A Taste of Monterey Website.

12:15 pm


Participating Partners:

Monterey Bay Aquarium   

Christine Russo-Robertson, Sr. Manager of Business Development  

Email: crrobertson@mbayaq.org  

886 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940  

Office: (831) 648 – 4916 

Cell: (831) 915 – 9760

Monterey Marriott Hotel  

Casey Swanston-Edwards, Destination Sales Executive

Email: casey.edwards@marriott.com

350 Calle Principal, Monterey, CA, 93940  

Office: (831) 647 – 4056

Cell: (831) 915 – 7420

Hyatt Regency Monterey   

Lauren Carrillo, Sales Manager

Email: lauren.carrillo@hyatt.com

1 Old Golf Course Way, Monterey, CA, 93940  

Office: (831) 657 – 6568

Cell: (530) 524 – 2471

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Nina Sherrill, Account Executive

Email: nsherrill@montereyplazahotel.com

400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940  

Office: (831) 645 – 4042

Cell: (415) 654 – 2115

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Angela Vickers, Catering & Conference Services Manager

Email: avickers@montereyplazahotel.com

400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940  

Office: (831) 645 – 4032


A Taste of Monterey

Jasmine Hernandez, General Manager

Email: jasmine@atasteofmonterey.com

700 Cannery Row, Unit KK, Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940  

Office: (831) 646 – 5446 x 12

I look forward to our time together and to showcase all that beautiful Monterey has to offer.

Warm regards,

Lauren Siring 2023

Lauren Siring, CMP, CGMP
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Senior Business Development Executive