Summit Awards Dinner Sponsors and Supporters

19th Annual Summit Awards Dinner
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Thank you to our sponsors, steering committee, and other supporters, who make it possible to celebrate the association community’s contributions to the world at the Annual Summit Awards Dinner.

2018 Co-Chairs

Matthew R. Shay
President and CEO, National Retail Federation

Heidi B. Brock
President and CEO, The Aluminum Association

Platinum Sponsors




ASAE Insurance Source Providers: Aon, AXIS PRO
ASAE-Endorsed Business Solutions Providers: APPI Energy, Boxwood Career Solutions, HighRoad Solution, Xerox
ASAE Endowment, Foundation & Investment Reserve Program Provider: DiMeo Schneider & Associates LLC


Gold Sponsors



Silver Sponsors

American Beverage Association
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
ASAE’s Key Association Management Company Committee
Edison Electric Institute
Financial Managers Society
Hargrove, Inc.
Household & Commercial Products Association
ISACA
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
National Restaurant Association
National Retail Federation
Visit Phoenix

Entertainment Sponsors

Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp.
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

Spirits Sponsor

Distilled Spirits Council of the United States

Steering Committee

John Abramson
Tom Aley
Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE
Lori M. Anderson, FASAE, CAE
Lowell M. Aplebaum, CAE
Karen Baldwin
Nat Bartholomew, CPA
Celia Trigo Besore, MBA, CAE
Susan Bitter Smith, FASAE, CAE
Patricia V. Blake, FASAE, CAE
Stephen J. Caldeira
Suzanne M. Carawan, MBA, MPH
Christine Cardinal
Thomas Ciolkosz
Thomas Costabile, P.E.
Tim Covello
Peter H. Cressy, RADM, USN (Ret.)
Paula Day
Loretta Monterastelli DeLuca, FASAE
Amy Doherty
Mark N. Dorsey, FASAE, CAE
Christopher Doucet
Steven C. Echard, IOM, CAE
Dennis D. Edwards
Stephen A. Ello, CAE
Mark T. Engle, D.M., FASAE, CAE
Don Erickson
Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, FACHE, CPA, CAE
Taylor Fernley
Sharon Fine
Emanuel Fitzgerald
Mark D. French
Elena Gerstmann, Ph.D, FASAE, CAE
Mark J. Golden, FASAE, CAE
Melea Guilbault
Charles Hall Jr.
Allen Haney, CPCU®, CLU®, ChFC®, FASAE, CAE
Paul Hartgen, CAE
Robert N. Hay Jr., MA, CAE
Anne D. Heller
Pamela Hemann, FASAE, CAE
Barb Herod, CMP
Danielle Holland
Shelly Horwitz
Jerald A. Jacobs, Esq.
Chris Jahn, CAE
Michael W. Johnson
Charlie Jones, CAE
Cathy Keller
Kyla A. Knudson, CASE, CiS
Jakub M. Konysz, MA, IOM, CAE
Thomas R. Kuhn
Greg Kutrow
Janice R. Lachance, Esq., FASAE
Matt Loeb, CGEIT, FASAE, CAE
Danielle M. Mackey
Dawn M. Mancuso, MAM, FASAE, CAE
David S. Martin
Sal Martino, FASAE, CAE
Christine W. McEntee, MHA, FASAE
Joseph M. McGuire, FASAE, CAE
Scott Melville
Tonya Muse, FASAE, CAE
Kraig R. Naasz
Susan K. Neely, CAE
Trey Olcott
Peter J. Pantuso
Arlene A. Pietranton, Ph.D., FASAE, CAE
Paul Pomerantz, FASAE, CAE
Colin C. Rorrie Jr., Ph.D., FASAE
Jane Seagraves
Mark D. Shadwick
Holly G. Shelton
Thomas W. Smith III, F.ASCE, CAE
Christopher Spyridon
Kerry Stackpole, IOM, FASAE, CAE
Dawn M. Sweeney, FASAE
Christie A. Tarantino-Dean, FASAE, CAE
Charles Tate, CPA
James N. Thompson Jr., IOM, CAE
Raymond P. Towle, IOM, CAE
Michael M. Tryon, CPA
Maribel Velazquez
Robert B. Waller Jr., CAE
Al Weber, CPA
Tina Marie Wehmeir, CMP, CAE
Scott D. Wiley, FASAE, CAE
Lisa Williams
Richard Yep, FASAE, CAE

Learn More

For more information about the Summit Awards Dinner or sponsorship opportunities, contact Carla Lochiatto, CAE, at [email protected]. You can also purchase tickets online.