Meet the AAC

Meet the AAC

The Associates Advisory Committee (AAC) is comprised of very active FSAE Associate Members. This select group of associates work diligently to further the mission of both FSAE and the Foundation to support the association industry as a whole. Members are listed alphabetically below.

Meet Your AAC Members:


Cathy Ennis

Director of National Accounts 
Trump National Doral

[email protected]

 Cheryl James

Director of Sales, Associations Group
Hilton Worldwide Sales

(813) 404-4954 
[email protected]

Pete Anderson

Creative Insurance Concepts

(407) 628-9111 
[email protected]



Jim Ayotte, CAE

FL Manufactured Housing Assn

 Elizabeth Baranik, CMP

National Account Manager
Experient, A Maritz Global Events Company 

(407) 489-1324 
[email protected] 

 Chris Capozzi

Director of Sales and Marketing
The Plaza Resort & Spa




  Lisa Chamberlain, CMP

National Account Director
Visit Tampa Bay

(813) 218-3879 
[email protected]

Tara Collins-Coates, CMP

Sr. Sales Manager 
Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate

(407) 997-1276 
[email protected]

 Mike Copeland

Copeland Productions



Steve Crist

 Regional Director of Sales
Ocean Properties Hotels & Resorts

Carolyn Fazio, ECAM

Fazio International, Ltd.

(954) 870-6057 
[email protected]

Darin Henry

Senior Sales Manager 
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa

(239) 390-4272 
[email protected]


Tara Liaschenko, CMM

The Link Event Professionals

(727) 439-0994
[email protected]

Lance Lozano, CAE

FL United Businesses Association

(850) 681-6265 
[email protected]

Mary Malone, CMP

Sales Manager
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay

(813) 207-6684
[email protected]


Kristin Marshall

Regional Sales Manager 
SunStream Hotels and Resorts

(239) 314-2230 
[email protected]

Kathy Masterson

Director of Sales 
Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach


Chip Minick

Senior Account Executive
Marriott International



Richard Miseyko, CMP, CMM


(727) 822-4414 
[email protected]

Christine Poole

Global Project Manager

Jim Wacksman

Producer & CEO
Association Studios

(800) 820-6020 
[email protected]


Michelle Wadell

Sales Manager
The Shores Resort & Spa



Jessica Walters

National Sales Manager 
The Breakers

(561) 653-6606 
[email protected]



Kim Wetzel

Sr. Sales Manager
Caribe Royale