Planning Committee 

The Planning Committee consists of Board Members and any interested attendees of the Event and Arena Marketing Conference.

Terms are for one year. Planning Committee members are responsible for travel and lodging expenses related to the meeting. 

2019-2020 Planning Committee

  • Preston Albrent (U.S. Bank Stadium)
  • Rachel Austin (Target Center)
  • Gabriele Bendistis (Wells Fargo Center)
  • Bob Collins (Robert I Collins Entertainment)
  • Misty Cox (Wright State University Nutter Center)
  • Ann Dunne (U.S. Bank Stadium)
  • Megan Ebeck (SAP Center at San Jose)
  • JoAnn Esposito (Madison Square Garden)
  • Sheila Francis (Consultant)
  • Vanessa Kromer (Nederlander Concerts)
  • Samantha Marker (STAPLES Center)
  • Kelly McGrath (Xcel Energy Center)
  • Lisa Niess (U.S. Bank Stadium)
  • Cindy Underwood-Oleshak (Cynergy Entertainment Marketing)
  • Debby Page (Mabee Center)
  • Christine Pileckas (INTRUST Bank Arena/SMG)
  • Alissa Sanderson (Dickies Arena)
  • Rosemary Selle (Seattle Center Arena)
  • Karen Swan (Target Center)
  • JT Tepolt (Bill Young Productions)
  • Shelby Thompson (EAMC)
  • Jerrod Woods (Target Center)