Board of Directors

Director of Community & Industry Advocacy
Lane West

Manager, Strategic Partnerships
Cruise Lines International Association

lwest@cruising.org
Director of Member Engagement
Amanda Parsons

National Group Sales Manager
Hay Adams Hotel

aparsons@hayadams.com
Director of Member Retention
Michelle Coombs

National Sales Director
San Diego Tourism Authority

mccombs@sandiego.org
Director of Business Development
Christine Faiman, CMP

Global Account Executive
Marriott International

Christine.faiman@marriott.com
Director of Leadership Development & Certifications
Robin Roane, CMP, CTE, HMCC

Senior Sales Manager
Visit Alexandria

rroane@visitalexva.com
Director of Marketing/PR
Alex Plaxen, MTA

President
Little Bird Told Media

alexplaxen@gmail.com
Director of Publications
K.C. Hopson, CMP

President
EventRebels

kchopson@eventrebels.com