Conference Committee

2019 Annual Conference Committee

2019 Conference Chair
Christine Simone

Serves on the ASCA Board of Directors as a non-voting member

Provides overall vision, leadership and direction for the Annual Conference planning committee


Assistant Conference Chair
Erin Dagle

  • Responsible for creating and managing the master schedule for all conference activities
  • Provide operational support to each Core Committee Chair for their goals/responsibilities

Logistics Chair
Weston Prisbrey

  • Coordinates Registration & Check-in
  • Coordinates on-site volunteers
  • Manages all on-site facilities logistics

Connections Chair
Mike Fernbacher

  • Provide leadership for the various components of the conference in which attendees will both connect to the conference experience and best use/experience the conference in the following areas: networking, case study, entertainment, off-site experiences, and first-time attendees.

Communications Chair
Amanda Campbell

  • Collaborates with the ASCA Marketing and Communications Specialist
  • Oversees conference publications, emails, Guidebook and social media.

Programming Chair
Andrea Weber

  • Provides leadership for concurrent educational programming
  • Implements the Educational Strategic plan within the annual conference


Professional Growth Chair
AnneMarie Reed

  • Provides leadership for Professional growth opportunities throughout the annual conference, including Graduate Student Initiatives, New Professionals, Mid-Level Professionals, Directors, Senior Conduct Officers and Career Growth

Extended Committee

Logistics Committee: Christina Thomas, Caitlun Kubala

Programming Committee: Kerry Guerard

Professional Development Committee: Preston Croteau, Derek Bell, Amber Shipley, Michelle Stark, Melissa DiLeo, Danessa Trahan 

Connections Committee: Catie Abrahamson, Cody Lewin, Nichole DiBartolo, Ray Lader, Shahla Nadem-Mollaei

Communications Committee: Jeff Bates