The principal purpose of the Southeast Chapter of PCMA shall be to increase the effectiveness of meetings and conventions through member industry education and promotion of the value of the meetings industry in the Southeast Region.

Kevin Belanger - President -

Vice President of Business Development
Shepard Exposition Services, Inc.

Christopher Colbert - President-Elect -

Director of Trade Show Sales
Cobb Travel & Tourism

Samantha Cribari-Starr - Secretary/Treasurer -

Director, Professional Development

Terry Dougherty - Immediate Past President -

Senior Association Manager
Nardone Consulting Group

Mary Cline - Director of Membership -

Regional Director Catering Sales
Wolfgang Puck Catering

Sara Keene - Director of Communications -

Director, Member Programs
National Apartment Association

Charlene Lopez - Director of Sponsorship -

Sales Manager National Accounts
Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau

Michelle Lorber - Director of Programs -

Associate Director of Sales

Cassandra Ruelle - Director of Community Service -

Meetings Sales Manager
Experience Kissimmee

Edward Vargo - Director of Volunteers -

Event Manager
Siemens Industry, Inc.

Past Presidents

2018 Terry Dougherty, CMP

2017 Barbara Stroup

2016 Michael Whittington

2015 Jennifer Smith Hicks, CASE, CMP

2014 Brenda Dempsey

2013  Sharon Collins

2012  Patty Kieffer

2011  Megan Maharry

2010  Marion Welsh

2009  Mike Michel

2008  Ali Brown

2007  Sylvia Ratchford

2006  Pam Shepherd

2005  Jon Mitchell

2004  Susan Herrington

2003  Phelps Hope

2002  Jenny Broadway/Phelps Hope

2001  Bob Hancock

2000  Susanne Wells Miell

1999  Michael Holt

1998  Judy Shope

1997  Susan Henderson

1996  Susan Rawlins

1995  Helen Mitchell

1994  Camille Day, Founding President

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