Board of Directors




Ashley Lawson, CITP
VP, Business Partnerships
Achieve Incentives and Meetings
Lindsay Adams, CITP
Performance Strategies, Inc.

President-Elect 2022 &

VP of Education

Past President

Brandi Ronk, CITP
Director Group Sales
Melia Hotels

Vice President of Finance

Nate Evans
Northwestern Mutual

Vice President -

Jennifer Veselko, CITP
Associate Director, Sales
Caesars Entertainment

Vice President - Membership

Rachel Carey, CITP
VP, National Sales

Vice President - Communications

Director of Education

Susan Barnes, CIS
Global Sales Director
KSL Resorts

Director of Events

Kim Kossl
Sr. Director, Global Accounts
Helms Briscoe

Director of Sponsor


Director - Memberships

Michelle Mariani, CITP
Divisional Director of Sales
Belmond Hotels

Director of Social Media

Evelina Lind
Program Planning Coordinator
Achieve Incentives & Meetings

Director of Event Communications

Daniel Ecklund
Director of Event Services
CTC Destination Management 

Director of SMART Forum

Shelby Myers
People & Possibilities Manager