Staff Directory

Sandy Spavone

, Executive Director

Mark Hornby

, CPA, CAE, SHRM-CP, Senior Director

Karen Patti

, Senior Director

Beth Carpenter

, Programs Director

Kelley Conners

, CMP, Conference Director

Abigail Lee

, Communications and Partnerships Senior Manager

Ana Torres

, Accounting Manager

Caitlin Garrity

, Conference Manager

Joshua Eddinger-Lucero

, CFCS, Youth Leadership Manager

Patrick Min

, Graphic Design and Marketing Manager

Nicki Pedeliski

, Competitive Events Manager

Catherine Lewis

, North Carolina Executive Director

Joey Vanek

, Adviser and Competitive Events Support Manager

Emily Davis

, Communications & Partnerships Coordinator

Anna MacDonald

, Membership Coordinator

Michelle Hedrick

, Executive Assistant

Madison Shellenberger

, Administrative Assistant

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