2018 IRF Board of Trustees

The 2018 IRF Executive Committee:

   CHAIR
   MIKE MAY, CMP, IP
   President 
   Brightspot Incentives & Events

   VICE CHAIR
   KARI VRBA
   SVP, Business Development
   MotivAction 

   SECRETARY
   PATRICK SMITH
   Senior Director of Group Sales
   The Leading Hotels of the World

   TREASURER
   JIM KELLEY
   VP of Industry Relations
   PRG

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 2018 IRF Board of Trustees: 

    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR 
JANET TRAPHAGEN
President
Creative Group, Inc.
    SUSAN ADAMS
Vice President of Engagement
Next Level Performance, A Dittman Company 
    MARK ALT
Senior Vice President of Sales
Maritz
    STEPHEN COOK
President & Chief Inspiration Officer
Lorandus Meetings & Communications 

    MICHAEL FREEDMAN
International Director of Group Sales
AmStar
 DMC
    RICHARD GLADSON
Head of Recognition & Business Development Programs
Lincoln Financial Group 
    BRETT HATCH
Sr. Director, Global Corporate Gifts
Maui Jim Sunglasses
   

CHRIS JOHNSON
Director, Corporate Strategic Meetings and Events
Land O' Lakes


     
Meeting, Incentive & Group Sales Manager

    SOMA KIM
Account Director
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts 
Chicago, Worldwide Sales Office

    JOOST DE MEYER
Chairman & CEO
First Incentive Travel 
    RODNEY MORROW
Director of Sales
Carmel Valley Ranch
    SCOTT SIEWERT
President
Fab at Incentives
Melissa Van Dyke     MELISSA VAN DYKE
President
IRF
    BETTY WEINKLE
VP of Partnership
Blackhawk Engagement Solutions
    TODD ZINT
Director, Corporate Travel, Meetings and Events
Mutual of Omaha