2019 – 2020 Annual Conference Committee

Mission:

The Conference Planning Committee serves the association and supports Midwest ACE as it pursues its mission. Together with Midwest ACE headquarters team, the committee is charged with planning and implementing a high-quality program that focuses on providing attendees the opportunity for professional development, networking and benchmarking. The Conference Planning Committee also plays a critical role by providing the opportunity for members to “get involved” in the conference.

Roles & Responsibilities: 

  • Identify and select all workshop and educational session contents/programming and soliciting speakers.
  • Assist headquarters in implementing conference marketing strategies.
  • Provide updates for the Annual Conference webpage and work with headquarters to make sure the webpage features and communicates conference details and local information.
  • Plan and coordinate banquets, receptions, and other social events in coordination with the Entertainment and Transportation Committees.

Board Liaison

Patricia Simpson, President-Elect

Committee Members

Co-Chair

Tekeia Howard, Miami University
Phone: 937-671-2338 | Email: [email protected]

Co-Chair

Laura Menolascino, Enterprise Holdings
Phone: 630-693-2943 | Email: [email protected]

Co-Chair

Christa Stultz, Indiana State University
Phone: 812-237-5000 | Email: [email protected]

Alex Allen
Indiana State University

Michele Doran
Denison University

Kamara Jackson
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Betsy Knott
Marietta College

Val Matta
CareerShift, LLC

Amy O'Donnell
The University of Toledo

Shaina Partlow
Purdue University

Jennifer Sandman
LifeLine

Meagan Savage
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Shawn Turner-Pewitt
Wayne State University

 

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