Movers & Shakers

Karen Bohlen is now Assistant Executive Director at Maryland Municipal League

Kara Bowman is now at Visit Anaheim

Dr. Berkita S. Bradford, PhD is now at Virginia State University

Brianna Bruce is now Conference Manager at Access Intelligence LLC

Nicholas Colangelo is now Senior Data Shaper at Bear Analytics, Inc.

Lauren Dwyer is now Director, Programs & Events at National Cable & Telecommunications Association

Amra Elmore is now Regional Sales Director with Visit Baltimore

Linda Erickson is now Vice President of Sales at Walter E Washington Convention Center

Penelope Freire, CMP is now Meetings & Exhibits Manager at American College of Medical Genetics Genomics (ACMG)

Kate Hawley is now Business Development Manager at American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)

Robin Hoye is now Operations Manager at Access Intelligence LLC

Jennifer Johnson is now National Sales Manager at The Expo Group

Charlotte Keppers is now President of Lead Inbound

Amira Kruyne is now Meetings & Exhibit Manager at Society of American Military Engineers

Mariella Ley, CEM is now GM/Associate Show Director with IDG World Expo

Kelly Maguire, CMP is now Director of Meetings & Conferences at International Sign Association

Shannon Fitzpatric McDaniel is now National Account Director at The Expo Group

Johanna Merryman is now Director, Convention Activities at DDW Administration

Karen P. Miller, CEM is now Director of Exhibits & Sponsorships at National School Boards Association

Jennifer Moore is now Education Coordinator at Solar Energy Trade Shows LLC (SETS)

Nia Murphy is now Industry & Exhibits Operations Manager at DDW Administration

Megan Parmenter, CMP is now Chief Marketing Officer at National Conference Services

Jim Perrin is now  is now Director of Sales, North Atlantic Region at Global Experience Specialists (GES)

Elise Rankins is now Senior Event Manager at Hampton Road Convention Center (SMG)

Jessica Tennant is now Manager, Meetings & Exhibits with American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Jennifer Tomb, CAE, CEM, CMP is now Assistant Director, Meetings & Exhibits at American Society for Microbiology

Tina Wehmeir, CMP, CAE is now CEO with Tally Management Group, Inc.

John Woodstock is now Director of Business Development at InfoComm International

Movers and Shakers

Movers & Shakers
Abby Abdala ASIS International
Tatia Alford Sickle Cell Disease Association of America as Donors Relations Specialist
Coryn Alvarez National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), Administrative Assistant Exhibits
Darrell Baker, CASE Choose Chicago as Vice President Sales, Trade Show Sales
 Mari Ann Barta Freeman Senior Client Solutions Manager
 Kevin Beall Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Tina M. Bressert, CEM Freeman Client Solutions Manager
 Hannah Buchholz, CEM Paralyzed Veterans of America Senior Meetings Planner
Brenynn Butler Conference Managers Conference Coordinator
Colleen Campbell Conference Managers President
Melissa Charity Conference Managers Exhibits Coordinator
 Bethany Chirico, CMP American Industrial Hygiene Association Director, Global Meetings & Expositions
Gaye Dyer Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Gena Galbraith, CEM Freeman XP Account Director
Claudia Girerd Freeman Business Development Manager
Sierra Grimes National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Manager, Registration
Charlie Hall Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Danny Hardman Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Cheryl Haydel American Federation of Teachers Deputy Director of Convention, Meeting & Travel
 Joshua Haynie Freeman Vice President, Business Development
 Donna Jarvis-Miller, CMP, CEM American Public Human Services Association Director, Membership Operations & Events
 Clint Jones Freeman Senior Director, Client Solutions
Crystal Krason ASIS International Exhibit Sales Manager
Kristjan Kristjansson Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Joanne Kuriyan NAFSA: Association of International Educators Exhibits Director, Logistics
 Kim Laws Conference Managers Exhibits Manager
Abigail Lenahan Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Jennifer Manigross Freeman Director – Client Solutions
 Brian Manoogian Freeman SVP – Regional Team Leader
Jennifer McEwan Freeman Director – Client Solutions
Shannon McFall Freeman Senior Client Solutions Manager
Stephanie Murphy Freeman Client Solutions Manager
 Maggie Pearson Conference Managers Director Events & Business Services
Rachel G. Schley The Joseph E Shaner Company Registration Coordinator
Thomas C. Shaner The Joseph E Shaner Company President & Chief Account Executive
Camille C. Stern SPARGO, Inc Vice President of Strategic Account Management
Kristen Strickland Conference Managers Conference Coordinator
 Mark Szymczak Freeman Business Development VP
Christina Telles Freeman Client Solution Manager
Cici Thompson, CAE Worldwide ERC Senior Vice President, Meetings
Jason Wolf Freeman Client Solutions Manager
Gary Zgorski, CEM Freeman Client Solutions Manager
New Certifications
Kasey R. McNeil, CEM American Academy of Physician Assistants

Movers & Shakers

DeWitt Ashby is now Director, Trade Shows & Grants Management National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA)
Mr. David Beckett is now Senior Vice President Operations Experient, a Maritz Travel Company
Ms. Lisa W. Block is now VP of Meetings & Conferences Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Ms. Dasha Cohen is now Director of Meetings American Medical Informatics Association
Ms. Margaret Core is now with Food Marketing Institute as VP, Industry Events Food Marketing Institute
Mr. Wayne Crawford is now Vice President of Sales CNTV (Convention News Television)
Ms. Linda Davis is now Catering Sales Manager Willard InterContinental Hotel
Krista Donlon is now Senior Director of Business Development American Bankers Association
Mrs. Kim Dresser has joined Maryland State Dental Association
Ms. Trudie Finley is now VP, Meetings & Events National Retail Federation
Mr. John P. Gallagher is now Group Vice President, Events Naylor Event Solutions
Ms. Kristin Gibson, CMP, CHSP is now Sr. Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Industry Relations J Spargo & Associates Inc
Ms. Lavette Henderson, CMP is now Director, Meetings & Conferences National Dental Association
Ms. Marci Hickey, CMP is now Vice President of Operations Pet Industry Distributors Association (King Management Group Inc)
Ms. Jamie Hill is now Affiliate Relations Manager International Sign Association
Ms. Sandy Hung is now Senior Director, Member Relations & Meetings American Telemedicine Association
Ms. Donna Jarvis-Miller, CMP, CEM is now Conference Manager American Public Human Services Association
Ms. Susan Jones is now Executive Director Ocean City Hotel Motel Restaurant Association
Ms. Ashley Krawiec is now Director of Marketing & Sponsorships American Society for Engineering Education
Ms. Stacy Kyle is now Operations Manager National Association of Broadcasters
Mr. Alex Land is now Sales Executive, Eastern Region – Tradeshow Corporate & Association Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority
Ms. Debbie A. Langelier, CEM is now Director of Exhibitions & Sponsorships National Defense Industrial Association
Ms. Anne Mason has joined Experient, a Maritz Travel Company
Megan McDonald is now Director, Meetings & Events and Assistant to the CEO National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA)
Mr. Mike Moulton is now Director of Operations Transportation Management Services (TMS)
Mr. Michael Nercesian is now Education Market Association Education Market Association
Ms. Sarah O’Hanley is now Manager, Exhibits, Sponsorships and Advertising National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA)
Mr. Gene Sanders is now Sr. Vice President, Trade Shows & Conferences SPI/NPE
Lawrence Stockhausen, III is now Director of Agency Operations Adstrategies Inc
Chris Strong is now Senior Vice President, Conventions & Membership National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Mrs. Sharon Sullivan is now Vice President, Conferences and Sales LeadingAge
Janelle Touma is now Marketing Manager Summit Group
Sydney Vranna is now Conference Manager SmithBucklin Corporation
Mr. Petey Winters, CASE is now Global Account Executive Marriott Renaissance Baltimore Hotel
Ms. Joy Womack is now Director Event Management Experient, a Maritz Travel Company

Movers & Shakers

Jennifer Abdinoor is now National Convention Sales Manager with Reno-Tahoe Convention & Visitors Authority

Susan Ainsworth is now Director of Member Programs and Services at American College Health Association

Janet M. Allen-Smith is now Director, Mid-Atlantic Regional Operations at Smart City Networks

Chris Anderson is now Conference & Corporate Relations Director at American Jail Association

Terrence Arth, IOM, CMP is now Vice President Member Programs & Services at National Association of Chain Drug Stores

Diana Brodney is now Manager of Conferences at Access Intelligence LLC

Yvonne Chanatry is now Vice Presindent, Marketing at America’s Health Insurance Plans

Dan Cole, CEM is now  Senior VP, Trade Shows & Exhibits at Hargrove, Inc.

Jennifer Custer is now Manager, Partnerships & Community at CTIA-The Wireless Association

Alex Davis is now  Manager, Operations at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

Jana Fields is now Senior Director Sponsorships and Meeting Planning at American Bus Association

Allison Fried is now Director, International Communications at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

Jessica Gelsinon is now Manager, Sponsorships at International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions

Laura Goodling is now Account Manager at a2z Inc

Caitlyn Gorski is now Senior Tradeshow Marketing Manager at

Jean Huh is now Sponsorships Coordinator at Water Environment Federation

Kate Hurst is now Vice President Community Conferences and Events at US Green Building Council

Puneet Jain is now Director, Emerging Technologies at a2z Inc

Donna Jarvis-Miller, CMP, CEM is now Director, Membership Operations & Events at American Public Human Services Association

Candace Johnson is now Director, Event Operations at Walter E Washington Convention Center

Brenda Kinney is now Convention Manager at American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

Steve Koenig is now Senior Director, Industry Analysis at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

Pam Magnani is now a Meeting and Event Consultant at Vicki Johnson & Associates, LLC

Tom Markusson, CEM is now Senior Director, Sponsorships & Exhibits at American Health Insurance Plans

Mary Medawar is now Director, Exhibit Services at National Association of Chain Drug Stores

Denise Medved is now VP Sales & Business Development at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

Sarah Moretti is now Specialist, Exhibit Sales at Water Environment Federation

Mary Cecile Neville is now  Director of Marketing & Communications at SnowSports Industries America

Kathleen O’Brien is now HMS Rental Specialist at Hargrove, Inc.

Amy O’Connor is now Director of Meetings & Conventions at Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy

Meredith Pallante, CMP is now Senior Manager, Conferences at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

Amy Phillips Hanley, CMP is now Senior Director of Meetings and Exhibits at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Holly Price is now Project Manager at Naylor Event Solutions

Lesly Rehaut, CMP, CMM is now Director of Business Development at Travel Planners, Inc.

Christina Reilly is now Sales Operations Manager at CTIA-The Wireless Association

Heather Rhoderick, CMP, CAE is now Vice President, Events and Education at American Composites Manufacturers Association

Marilyn Sawyer is now Manager, Operations, Conventions & Conferences at Biotechnology Industry Organization

Michelle Schrei is now Mobile Project Coordinator at Eventpedia

Amy Smith is now Vice President, Conference Services at COMPTEL

Antoinette Tripi is now Manager, Meetings and Special Events at National Association of Chain Drug Stores

Victoria Velez is now Senior Coordinator, CES Marketing at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

George J. Vuturo, RPh,PhD is now Chief Medical Officer at American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM)

Lisa Yonkers is now Director of Meetings and Education at International Association of Fire Chiefs

Movers & Shakers as of 2.8.15

Michelle Beckner, CMP, CEM, CMM is now Senior Director, Meetings and Education at American Academy of Audiology

Lauren Benedict is now Vice President of Sales at Destination Marketing Association International

Tom Berkman is now Owner & General Manager at Omnia Housing

Eduardo Chaillo is now President at InterVISTAS Consulting Inc.

Jennifer Crouse is now Director, Meetings & Services at American Seed Trade Association

Melissa Ficek is now Associate Director, Meetings and Conferences at American Association of Collegiate Registrars & Admission Officers

Vanessa Finney is now President at Quercus, Inc.

Roselle G. Foley, CMP is now Senior Director Meetings & Membership at National Association of Chemical Distributors

Erin Freeborn is now Director of Meetings at National Insulation Association

Sara Hamilton is now Exhibits Manager at Association for Molecular Pathology

Aimee Hickox is now Director of Strategic Partnerships & Conferences at American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition ASPEN

Kari Jacobson Smith is now  Director Exhibition and Sponsorship Sales at the Optical Society of America

Joanne Kuriyan is now Exhibits Director at NAFSA: Association of International Educators

Kari Langerman is now Director Meetings & Conventions at Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Inc.

Ray Luca is now Director of Expositions at PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies

Jim Pittas is now Senior Vice President at PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies

Marla Popkin is now Director of Meetings at Outdoor Power Equipment Institute

Maria E. Sarabia is now Director, Meetings & Events Consumer at Healthcare Products Association

Marc Seidman is now Vice President, Global Accounts at HPN Global

TaNika Switzer is now Project Coordinator at Association for Molecular Pathology

Arfa Syed is now Digital & Social Media Manager at Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association

Jessica Walgenbach is now Senior Director Meetings at National Ready Mixed Concrete Association

Donovan Woods is now Strategic Sales Initiatives Manager at National Association of Convenience Stores