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 Chair
Tara Harris | VHB (Hampton Roads)

Education Committee Members

Meredith Moore | MSA, P.C. (Hampton Roads)
Stephanie VanDyke | RS&H  (Cville/SWVA)

Annual Conference Committee Members
Crystal Jones | Glave & Holmes
Jennifer Warriner | Moffatt & Nichol

Danielle Ruble | RRMM

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
Robyn Spitzer | DPR, Glen Allen

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

Communication Committee Members
Ellen Fohl | Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson
Annie Colpitts | Barton Malow Company
Lauren Marshall |  Wiley|Wilson


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
Celeste Garrett, CPSM | Sustainable Design Consulting

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
Jodie Day, CPSM | Quinn Evans

Past President Advisory Committee

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

Chapter Champion Fellow
Tom Townes | TST Marketing