Slate of Officers

FY19 Slate of Officers


MPI Heartland Chapter Board Slate

January 22, 2018

The MPI Heartland Chapter Nominating Committee has selected the following individuals, whom we believe to have the skills, dedication and integrity to provide outstanding leadership to our chapter during their term of office for FY19.  Please be aware that as a member in good standing you have the right to review and challenge the slate of directors as indicated in the chapter bylaws.  If positions remain uncontested, the slate of officers will be considered approved by a unanimous vote after 30 days.  Please congratulate and thank these members for their service.


Officers

The following slate of officers is elected by the Chapter Board of Directors.  They are identified in this communication so members can view the full board proposed for the upcoming term.

Position

Name and Company

Term

(Insert Dates)

President

Cheryl Math, Heart of America Group

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

President Elect

Tara Platt, Embassy Suites Des Moines Downtown

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Immediate Past President

Angie Kistaitis, Caesars Entertainment

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Vice President Finance

Adam Curl, Conference Technologies

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Vice President Membership

Cory Carlson, Hyatt Hotels Corporation

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Vice President Communications

Kelsey Packer, Embasy Suites Omaha – LaVista

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Vice President of Education

 

Joan Kranovich, Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

 

Directors (Board members)

The following slate of Board members is elected by the membership of the Chapter.  This slate will be deemed elected by unanimous vote unless the slate is challenged as outlined in the chapter bylaws.

Position

Name and Company

Term

(Insert Dates)

Director of Communications

Joe Hoffman, Conference Technologies

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Director of Finance

Kim Johnson Smith, Soil and Water Conservation Society

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Director of Recruitment

Tonja Barwick, HelmsBriscoe

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Director of Retention

Laurie Nieslsen-Singer, Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capital District 

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Director of Omaha Socials

Erin Cox, INTLC Stone Omaha

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Director of Des Moines Socials

Linda Phipps, ACD International

7/1/18 – 6/30/19

Director of Education

Marnie Armdor, Hilton Omaha

7/1/18-6/30/19

 
Please direct any questions to:  Julie Kronlage, Past President MPI Heartland Chapter, jkronlage@traveldubuque.com  

A copy of the Chapter bylaws can be viewed at http://www.mpiheartland.org/communityresources/new-item3

Thank you to this year’s committee: Paulette Lester, Emily Giunta,  Megan Dickenson, Julie Kronlage


FY19_Chapter_Slate.doc

If anyone would like to contest the slate of officers as proposed above, please contact Julie Kronlage at jkronlage@traveldubuque.com prior to Thursday, February 22, 2018. If there are no contests to the slate, the slate will be considered approved by the membership and sent to MPI Global for approval.