Committees

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 Co-Directors
Tara Harris | VHB (Hampton Roads)
Katrina Spinner-Wilson | VHB (Richmond)

Education Committee Members
Jennifer Byrd | 2RW Consultants
Amber Blundell | VIA Design
Kate Cerone | WPL 
Chelsie McKittrick | Q-Free

Annual Conference Chair
Caitlin Freibertshauser | Barton Malow

Annual Conference Committe Members
Jennifer Johnson | WM Jordan Company
Kelly Miller | RMF Engineering / CxAnalytics
Danielle Ruble | RRMM
Hayley Evans | WM Jordan Company

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
Jennifer Ahmad | NXL 
Amber Blundell | VIA Design
Rosemary Morris | VHB
Annie Colpitts | SMBW
Brian Bonson | RRMM Architects

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
Shawana Ford | WM Jordan Company

Committee Members
Ellen Fohl | Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson
Keira Lowry | CTI Consultants

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
Tenille Nuckols | KBS, Inc.

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.

Committee Members
Jodie Day, CPSM

Past PResident Advisory COMMITTEE

Courtney Neston | Baskervill
Tim Klabunde | Timmons
Cheryl Browne | WM Jordan Company
Nicole Foster | MSA
Tenille Nuckols | KBS

Chapter Champion Fellow
Tom Townes | TST Marketing