Welcome New Member Organizations

American Association of Immunologists Inc
American Health Care Association
Association for Financial Professionals
Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric & Neonata
Buchanan Studios Inc
Digestive Disease Week
National Association for College Admission Counseling
Orbital ATK
San Diego Tourism Authority
The CALPRO Group


New Members

Welcome New Members
American Industrial Hygiene Association Bethany Chirico, CMP Director, Global Meetings and Expositions
American Urological Association Michael Sheppard Executive Director
ASIS International Matt Fox Exhibits Sales Manager
Conference Incorporated Elizabeth Dean, CMP Project Manager
The Coulter Companies Natalie Bello
Hannah Wardrop
Freeman Ryan Blackwell Client Development Executive
Lisa LaVoie Client Solutions Manager
Oscar Sandoval Business Development Manager
Marjo Saret-Tablig Client Solutions Manager
Global Cold Chain Alliance Megan Costello VP, Member and Industry Affairs
Catherine Kuber Perry Director, Education & Training
Laura Poko Manager, Membership, Marketing & Communications
James Rogers Director, Business Development
Alice Schneider Manager, Member Services
Richard Tracy VP, International Programs
Hampton Convention Visitors Bureau Mary Fugere Interim Director
Intermodal Association of North America Mason Leon
National Cable & Telecommunications Associaton Chelsea Kelly Marketing Coordinator,
Sarah Klingenberg Administrative Assistant, Industry Affairs
SmithBucklin Corporation Elizabeth Eppinger Event Associate

Welcome New Members and Congrats to New Certifications

Welcome New Members:

Company Name Title
a2z Inc David Adkins Product Support Specialist
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Ms. Tara Gaskins Exhibits Coordinator
Mrs. Amy Hanley, CMP Senior Director of Meetings and Exhibits
Ms. Arthinia Morgan Exhibits Manager
Association of Equipment Manufacturers Ms. Anne Forristall Luke VP, Political & Public Affairs
Auto Care Association Sheila Andrews Manager, Government Affairs
Conference Managers Rachel A. Aterrado
Education Market Association Mr. Jim McGarry CEO
Mr. Michael Nercesian Exhibit Manager
EventRebels Mr. Alexander Plaxen Director of Marketing
Experient, a Maritz Travel Company Ms. Lauren Helms Project Manager
Ms. Anne Mason Sales Director
Ms. Kristen Roget
Ms. Kathleen Walker Account Coordinator
ExpoBee Bill Sheehan VP & Group Publisher
Global Experience Specialists (GES) David Hunter Senior Operations Manager
International Association of Chiefs of Police Ms. Sarah Guy
Mr. Gene Voegtlin Director of Policy, Outreach & Membership
National Association of Independent Schools Ms. Arlene Kidwell Director of Conference Logistics
National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Coryn Alvarez
Samantha Lohse Project Manager, Marketing
National Science Teachers Association Mrs. Moira Fathy Baker Associate Executive Director COO & CFO
Mrs. Jodi Peterson Assistant Exeuctive Director Legislative & Public Affairs
North American Meat Institute Ms. Michelle Fevola Manager, Legislative & Member Affairs
Solar Energy Trade Shows LLC (SETS) Aimee Gabel Vice President
Gary Thuro VP of Marketing & Sales
Transportation Management Services (TMS) Mr. Steven Carney General Manager
Kelly S. Hass VP Business Development
Mr. Mike Moulton Director of Operations
Congratulations on your new certifications:
Maureen Goodson, CMP, with the National Postal Forum
Lavette Henderson, CMP, with the National Dental Assocation
Marci Hickey, CMP, with Pet Industry Distributors Assocation (King Management Group Inc)
Iain Mackenzie, CMP with International Sign Association
Patti Montague, CAE with School Nutrition Association
Elizabeth Wells, CEM with Snack Food Assocation
Lisa Yonkers, CMP with International Assocation of Fire Chiefs

Welcome New Members and Congrats to New Certifications

Welcome New Members:

Convergence, LLC


US Green Building Council

Congratulations on your new certifications:

Meredith Pallante, CMP at Consumer Electronics Association/CES

Peter J. Pantuso, CTIS at American Bus Association

Amy Pepin, CMP at International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions

Amy Phillips Hanley, CMP at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Heather Rhoderick, CMP, CAE at American Composites Manufacturers Association

Welcome New Members (as of 2.8.2015)

Anaheim – Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau –Kara Bowman, Director of Meeting Sales, Mid-Atlantic

Association of Clinical Research Professionals – ACRP – Beth O’Brien, Conference & Meetings Manager

Brede Exposition Services – Scott O’Keefe & Randy Shumaker, Sales Manager

 Connections Housing – Brad Weaber, CMP, Chief Innovation Officer

Courtesy Associates – Soncerray Bolling, Bethany Feinstein, Marika Lendl, Elizabeth Haxton, & Ella Greenberg, Meeting & Event Managers; Lauren Deaton, Strategic Account Director

Food Processing Suppliers Association – Alaina Herrera, Alex Stopa

Milad Mobtaker Shargh Company – Mostafa Zandieh, Advisor Organizer

NACHA – The Electronic Payments Association – Chris Blevins, Manager Accounts Receivable & Expo Sales Support

National Association of Chain Drug Stores – Darien Long, Registration & Membership Services Coordinator

National Association of College & University Business Officers (NACUBO) – Debi Cumbo, Director Business Development

National Association of Convenience Stores – Nicole Walbe, Membership Manager, Supplier Relations

Nomadic Display – Stacy Barnes, VP of Sales & Distribution; Dave Evensen, VP of Operations; Pat Goeke, President & CEO; Doug Turpin, Executive Director

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies – Tracy Stout, VP Marketing & Communications

Projection Presentation Technology – Erick Alsheimer, Nicole Greene

Quercus Inc. – Chelsea Bailey, Executive Assistant

SMART Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association – Heather Lester, Director of Meetings & Events

SmithBucklin Corporation – Min Kim, Lisa Kindred, Melanie Shanfield, Meeting & Event Managers

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association – Ashley Patton