Amanda has been a leader in the meetings and hospitality industries, as well as the professional associations that support the industry for more than 20 years. Her experience with destinations, hotels, and meeting management firms, allows her to support clients through all aspects of marketing, revenue generation, event management, and business strategy.
She has earned awards and a reputation for devising new and creative business strategies that optimize resources to produce maximum results. This is all done with an eye to fiscal responsibility, creative use of resources to improve efficiencies and impact, meeting deadlines, and exceeding expectations.
Always a forward-thinker, Amanda was at the forefront the ”Experience” movement within the meetings industry, effectively transforming engagement at conferences. She has worked with some of the world’s most recognizable brands in planning meetings and conventions with thousands in attendance.
She has led, managed, and facilitated the development and implementation of strategic plans and key initiatives for industry organizations including:
- Professional Convention Management Association – Gulf States Chapter
- Meeting Professionals International – DFW Chapter
- Dallas Fort Worth Association Executives
- American Marketing Association – DFW Chapter
She holds designations of Certified Meeting Professional and Digital Event Specialist, a Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate from Florida Atlantic University, a Certificate in DEI in the Workplace from the University of South Florida and is pursuing a degree in Business Management and Marketing.