2018 - 2019 Officers & Directors

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Lisa Ward, CAEPresident
Lisa Ward, CAE
NC Dental Society
Cary, NC

Daniel Wilson, CAE
NC Rural Water Association
Welcome, NC

Susan Giver Nelson, CMP, CAEImmediate Past President
Susan Giver Nelson, CMP, CAE
Foundation for Data Literacy
Greenville, NC

Jerel Noel, CAESecretary/Treasurer
Jerel Noel, CAE
FirstPoint Management Resources
Raleigh, NC

Amy McConkeyDirector - 2019
Amy McConkey
NC Beverage Association 
Raleigh, NC

John PooleAffiliate Director - 2019
John Poole
Visit Cabarrus
Concord, NC

Dan SchlineDirector - 2019
Dan Schline
Carolinas Credit Union League
Raleigh, NC

Tiffani SheppardAffiliate Director - 2019
Tiffani Sheppard
Pinehurst Resort
Pinehurst, NC

Heather Wrenn, CAEAssociation Director - 2019
Heather Wrenn, CAE
NC Chiropractic Association
Raleigh, NC 

Emily Bibens Chung, CAE, MPhilDirector - 2020
Emily Bibens Chung, CAE, MPhil
Woody Bibens & Associates
Raleigh, NC

Affiliate Director - 2020
Stephany Connelly
Appleone Employment Services
Raleigh, NC

Aubie KnightAssociation Director - 2020
Aubie Knight
Independent Insurance Agents of NC
Cary, NC

Tru PettigreweAffiliate Director - 2020
Tru Pettigrew
Tru Access
Cary, NC

Andra ZarinsAssociation Director - 2021
Andra Zarins
National Association of REALTORS
Pinehurst, NC