Industry Partners Committee

The IAEE Board of Directors greatly appreciates the support of its industry partners and views the relationship as a partnership. The Industry Partner Committee (IPC) represents the interests of those who provide products and services to the exhibitions and events industry and will serve as a resource to the IAEE Board of Directors on issues of importance and develops programs and services that increase the value of membership and engagement in IAEE.


Amy Calvert – Co-Chairperson
Senior VP Sales and Services
Visit Baltimore

Ryan Strowger, CEM – Co-Chairperson
Chief Events and Industry Officer
The Optical Society

Board Liaison

 Julie Coker Graham
President & CEO
Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (SMG)

Staff Liaisons

Rick Jennings, CEM
Scott Craighead, CEM
David DuBois, CMP, CAE, FASAE, CTA
Karen Gonzales, CMP
Beverly Elliott, CEM