Board of Directors




Bob Gilbert, CHME, CHA
President and CEO
Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International



Chair Elect

David Dubois, CMP,CAE, FASAE, CTA
International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE)




Immediate Past Chair
Fran Rickenbach, CAE IOM
Executive Vice President
Association of Destination Management
Executives - International



Board Members At-Large

Michael Gehrisch
President and CEO
Destination Marketing Association International

Vicki Hawarden, CMP
President and CEO 
International Association of Venue Managers

Susan Roberstson,  CAE
EVP,ASAE/ President, ASAE Foundation

Tina Wehmeir
Executive Director
AMC Institute

Bonnie Fedchock, CAE 
Executive Director
National Association for Catering and Events

Melody Kebe, CMP,SGMP (CMP Board Chair)
Network Services Directorate
Defense Informations Systems Agency