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Gulf States 2021 Proposed Board of Directors

PCMA Gulf States Chapter has selected the listed individuals whom we believe have the skills, dedication, and integrity to provide outstanding leadership to our chapter during their term of office.

Please be aware that as a member in good standing you have the right to challenge this slate as indicated in the chapter bylaws. If positions remain uncontested by December 10th, 2020, the slate of officers will be considered approved by a unanimous vote.

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Executive Committee:

President: Amy Brown, CMP, Vice President, Sales, Visit Austin

President-Elect: Amanda Wells, CMP, Director of National Accounts, Arlington CVB

Treasurer: Leah Stefanini, CMP, Conference & Events Manager, American College of Emergency Physicians

Secretary: Karen Fogle, CMP, Sales Manager, Visit Plano

Immediate Past President: Arron Brooks, Director of Sales and Marketing, Westin Austin at the Domain


Directors at Large:

Alicia Miller, Director of Sales & Marketing, Courtyard Marriott/Residence Inn Austin Convention Center

Jason Ware, Vice President, Convention Housing Operations, MCI USA

Brad French, Senior Program Producer, PSAV

Selina Cooper, Project Manager, Texas Floodplain Management Association

Judy Payne, CMP, Director, Meetings & Travel, GameStop

Lynn Bjostad, CMP, President, Premier Meetings

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