Education Committee

The Education Committee facilitates quality training and continuing education for all levels of marketing and business development professionals while focusing on the 6 Domains of Practice (Market Research, Marketing Plan, Client and Business Development, SOQs/Proposals, Promotional Activity, Information, Resource and Organizational Management).

Education Director
Lacey Martin | Dewberry

Education Committee Members
Richard Boyd
Betsie Michael | Valley Engineering
Carrie Kane | Hourigan Construction
Valerie West | W.M. Jordan Company
Heather McLaughlin | Timmons Group

Annual Conference Chair
Katy Saunders

Annual Conference Committe Members
Cheryl Browne | W. M. Jordan
Heather McLaughlin | Timmons Group

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee focuses on initiatives that drive, support, recruit and sustain the membership of the Chapter. Activities surround welcoming and orienting new members, providing mentoring opportunities, providing member recognition and collecting feedback for the purpose of attracting and retaining members.

Membership Chair
Jenni Szabo | DJG

Committee Members
Kelley Ritchie | Turner Construction Company
Emily Ripka | A. Morton Thomas
Dawn Best
Valerie West | W.M. Jordan Company

Communications Committee

The Communications Committee promotes and engages the Chapter through various media outlets, maintains and updates the chapter website and social media platforms, and coordinates newsletter creation with the ultimate goal of raising awareness of the Chapter.

Communications Chair
Caitlin Friebertshauser | Barton Malow

Committee Members
Sally Long | Draper Aden Associates
Beth Von Kelsch | Enteros Design
Greg Stephenson | Timmons Group
Ellen Fohl | Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson
Dave Chance | Dave Chance Photography

Sponsorship Committee

The Sponsorship Committee’s primary mission is to raise financial resources for the Chapter to ensure the continued implementation of our many educational, networking, and community based efforts.

Sponsorship Chair
Jennifer Miranowicz | Timmons Group

Committee Members
Emily Barge | 3north

CPSM Committee

The CPSM Committee provides programs and guidance for professionals who wish to apply to be a Certified Professional Services Marketer. The committee offers an annual CPSM study program.

CPSM Chair
Valerie West | W.M. Jordan Company