2017-2018 Board Slate Announcement

MPI Virginia 2017-2018 Board Slate

The Virginia Chapter Nominating Committee has selected the following individuals, whom we believe to have the skills, dedication and integrity to provide outstanding leadership to our chapter during their term of office.  Please be aware that as a member in good standing you have the right to review and challenge the slate of directors as indicated in the chapter bylaws.  If positions remain uncontested, the slate of officers will be considered approved by a unanimous vote after 30 days.  Please congratulate and thank these members for their service.

Officers

The following slate of officers is elected by the Chapter Board of Directors.  They are identified in this communication so members can view the full board proposed for the upcoming term.

Position

Name and Company

Term

(Insert Dates)

President

Connie Brewer, Coastal Hospitality Associates

2017-2018

President Elect

Linne DiIorio, CMP, Greater Richmond Convention Center

2017-2018

Immediate Past President

Jeff Schmid, UNOS Meeting Partners

2017-2018

Vice President Finance

Brittany Alger, Great Wolf Resorts, Inc.

2017-2018

Vice President Membership

Charles Waddell, CMP, Holiday Inn & Suites North Beach

2017-2018

Vice President Communications

Brandon Johnson, CTA, Hilton Norfolk The Main

2017-2018

Vice President Education

Lisa Meriwether, Lynchburg Regional CVB

2017-2018

 

Directors (Board members)

The following slate of Board members is elected by the membership of the Chapter.  This slate will be deemed elected by unanimous vote unless the slate is challenged as outlined in the chapter bylaws. 

Position

Name and Company

Term

(Insert Dates)

Director of Leadership Development

 

Lauran Dangler, Omni Richmond Hotel

2017-2018

Director of Sponsorship

Laura Hurtt, DoubleTree by Hilton Richmond Midlothian

2017-2018

Director of Fundraising

Laurie Campbell, Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel

2017-2018

Director of Member Care

VACANT

2017-2018

Director of Recruitment

Barry Shapiro, James River Transportation

2017-2018

Director of Monthly Meetings

Steve Tewksbury, CMP, The College of William & Mary

2017-2018

 

Please direct any questions to:  Ariel Cole, CMP – Immediate Past President (acole@reynolds.edu)  

A copy of the Chapter bylaws can be viewed at:  www.mpivirginia.org