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Our Team

Our Team

Ken Fisher
President & Chief Executive Officer
Ken Fisher
President & Chief Executive Officer

 

  • Vision, mission, strategy
  • Governance
  • Membership and industry relations

Phone: 614.487.1117

Knowledge & Business Advancement

Sherry L. Johnson, CEM, CMP
Vice President
Sherry L. Johnson, CEM, CMP

-Association Governance
Trade Relations
-Knowledge, event, and exhibit management
-Strategic business partnerships  

Phone: 614.884.1144

Elizabeth Williamson
Exhibit and Sponsorship Sales Manager
Elizabeth Williamson
Exhibit and Sponsorship Sales Manager

 

  • Sponsorship Sales
  • Booth Sales
  • Event Planning

Phone: 614.884.1204

Margaret McGuire-Schoeff, CMP
Business Engagement and Event Director
Margaret McGuire-Schoeff, CMP
Business Engagement and Event Director

 

  • Event housing and registration management
  • Event and meeting planning

Phone: 614.884.1143

Industry Advocacy & Research

Craig Regelbrugge
Senior Vice President
Craig Regelbrugge
Senior Vice President

 

  • Public Policy and government relations

 

Phone: 202.789.8111

Jill Calabro, PhD
Research & Science Programs Director
Jill Calabro, PhD
Research & Science Programs Director

 

  • Research, technical, and plant health issues

Phone: 202.789.0683

Tal Coley
Director of Government Affairs
Tal Coley
Director of Government Affairs

 

  • Government Relations
  • Membership and industry relations

Phone: 202.789.8112

Jennifer Gray
Research Programs Administrator
Jennifer Gray
Research Programs Administrator

 

  • Governance, marketing, and development for the Horticultural Research Institute

Phone: 614.884.1155

Educational Programming

Holly Scoggins
Vice President, Educational Programs
Holly Scoggins
Vice President, Educational Programs

 

  • Vice President, Educational Programs

Phone: 614.884.1145

Meagan Nace
Program Development Specialist
Meagan Nace
Program Development Specialist

 

  • Program Development
  • Collaborate with members, academics, and the industry

Phone: 614.884.1140

Membership & Strategic Engagement

Mary Beth Cowardin
Vice President
Mary Beth Cowardin
Vice President

 

  • Membership and Strategic Engagement

 

Phone: 614.884.1138

Katie Gustafson
Marketing Communications Specialist
Katie Gustafson
Marketing Communications Specialist

 

  • Copy writing
  • Marketing & Communications Support

Phone: 614.884.1154

Celina Young
Marketing Communications Specialist
Celina Young
Marketing Communications Specialist

 

  • Social Media
  • Marketing & Communications Support

Phone: 614.884.1209

Nicolas Leas
Digital Web Manager
Nicolas Leas
Digital Web Manager

 

  • Digital Web Manager

Phone: 614.884.1139

Operational Support

Karen Limbert, CPA
Vice President & Controller
Karen Limbert, CPA

-Financial Reporting
-Planning and Budgeting
-Accounts Payable and Receivable

Phone: 614.884.1151

Amanda Holton
Information Specialist
Amanda Holton
Information Specialist

 

  • Database Management

Phone: 614.884.1153

Carol Baker
Office Administrator
Carol Baker
Office Administrator & Executive Assistant

 

  • Office administration

Phone: 614.884.1203

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