Staff Directory

Office of the Executive Director

Chelle Travis, Executive Director, ext. 601

Timothy W. Lawrence, Executive Director Emeritus, ext. 604

Sandra Moore, Senior Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director, ext. 604

Conference Management
Shelly Coates, Associate Director, Conference Management Services, ext. 606

Ashley Ridgeway, Manager, Conference Management Services, ext. 620

Kaitlin Youngs, Program Manager, ext. 623

SkillsUSA Championships
Dave Worden, Program Director, SkillsUSA Championships, ext. 611

Heidi Walsh, Program Director, ext. 615

Jim Kregiel, Senior Manager, SkillsUSA Championships, ext. 634

Dennis Peaton, Championships Manager, ext. 638

Office of Administration and Finance

Kim Graham, Director, Administration and Finance, ext. 602

Missy Wilson, Associate Director, Human Resources, ext. 608

Sarah Utterback, Senior Accounting Manager, ext. 628

Roxanne Hodge, Senior Customer Service Representative, ext. 618

Office of Business Partnerships and Development

Cathy Arrington, Associate Director, ext. 627

Josie Wolfe, Fundraising Manager, ext. 603

Helen Carafa, Program Specialist, ext. 637

Office of Communications

E. Thomas Hall, Director, Communications, ext. 626

Karen Kitzel, Associate Director, Public Relations/Communications, ext. 607

Jane DeShong Short, Senior Manager, Public Relations/Communications, ext. 612

Craig Moore, Senior Manager, Web and Technology, ext. 609

Thomas Kercheval, Senior Manager, Audiovisual Technology/Communications, ext. 625

Tiffany Govender, Manager, Communications, ext. 614

Hayley Uffelman, Specialist, Communications, ext. 631

Office of Education

Kelly Horton, Director, ext. 610

Gayle Silvey, Associate Director, 404-216-6040

Gene Dudley, Senior Regional Manager, 205-837-4009

Patty Duncan, Senior Manager, Member Services, ext. 635

Anita Foor, Senior Curriculum Manager, 402-340-1723

Kim Hegedus, Senior Manager, Educational Development, 317-544-8750

Sylvia Phillips, Senior Manager, Membership Growth and Development, 404-895-6978

Courtney Ferrell, Program Manager, Professional Development, 703-334-1668

Taryn Zeigler, Program Manager, 703-574-0498

Laura Rauch, Program Specialist, ext. 619

Sandy Mueller, Program Specialist, ext. 616

Carol Lowery, Marketing and Merchandising Coordinator, 641-456-8509

Dr. Lee Ross, Senior Consultant to the Executive Director and Board of Directors, 804-405-8686

Marcia Strickland, Hotline Operator/Membership Specialist, 844-875-4557