Faculty Advisory Committee

Background:

The purpose of the Awards Committee is to manage the IAEE Awards Program, in coordination with the staff. The Committee, in consultation with the professional staff, develops rules and procedures for the selection of recipients. The Committee assists in the promotion of the awards program.

Strategy:

The purpose of the Awards Committee is to manage the IAEE Awards Program, in coordination with the staff. The Committee, in consultation with the professional staff, develops rules and procedures for the selection of recipients. The Committee assists in the promotion of the awards program.

Goals and Objectives:

The overall objectives include growing membership in the faculty and student categories by providing tools and products that will support our industry by being seen as one of choice for future students.

  • Increase the number of faculty member organizations and university company memberships.
  • Increase the IAEE student population.
  • Continue to expand offerings within Faculty Resource Center / MemberLink Community
  • Engage other college and university faculty to communicate the value of exhibitions and events.
  • Continue to assist in expanding the list of colleges, universities, and technical schools.
  • Responsible for maintaining the processes and procedures for the Helen Brett Scholarship Program
  • Assist in the development and delivery of the annual Faculty Engagement Programs during IMEX-America and IMEX-Frankfurt
  • Each member will be responsible for a personal awards submission for the IAEE awards category for Educator of the Year.

2024 Chairperson

Dr. Jeeyeon Jeannie Hahm
Associate Professor
University of Central Florida – Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Board Liaison

2024 IAEE Board Director

Mary Pat Heftman
President
MPH LLC

Staff Lead

Marsha Flanagan, M.Ed., CEM
President and CEO
IAEE

Staff Liasion

Beverly Benbow, M. Sc.
Director: Governance, Board and Committee Administration
IAEE