High energy, results-oriented meetings professional with a background in both non-profit association membership and hospitality sales. Savvy membership strategist skilled at combining recruitment and retention strategies with sales and marketing practices to engage, grow and retain members. A designated CMM, senior planner Certification in Meeting Management, adept at planning meetings and events to strengthen member relations and attract prospective members, as well as increase attendance and participation with sponsors and exhibitors. Committed to producing events that are sustainable and support an organization's triple bottom line: people - planet - profit.
Expertise: Developing recruitment and retention strategies; public speaking; training and development; facilitation of programs dealing with leadership development, change, branding, business development, strengthening communication, fostering collaboration and creativity.