2017 IRF Board of Trustees

The 2017 IRF Executive Committee:

    

CHAIR
JANET TRAPHAGEN
President
Creative Group, Inc.

VICE CHAIR
MIKE MAY, CMP, IP
President and Owner
Spear One

SECRETARY
KARI VRBA
SVP, Business Development
MotivAction 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 2017 IRF Board of Trustees: 

    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR 
SANDRA DANIEL
President and CEO
FIRE Light Group
    MARK ALT
Senior Vice President of Sales
Maritz
    EUGENE DE VILLIERS
Managing Director
The Extra Mile Company
    MICHAEL FREEDMAN
International Director of Group Sales
AmStar
 DMC
    BRETT HATCH
Sr. Director, Global Corporate Gifts
Maui Jim Sunglasses
     
Meeting, Incentive & Group Sales Manager

    SOMA KIM
Account Director
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts 
Chicago, Worldwide Sales Office
    JIM KELLEY
VP of Industry Relations
PRG
    JOOST DE MEYER
Chairman & CEO
First Incentive Travel 
    RODNEY MORROW
Director of Sales
Carmel Valley Ranch
    SCOTT SIEWERT
Divisional Vice President, Sales
USMotivation
    RODGER STOTZ
Chief Research Officer
IRF
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


The IRF welcomes the following new trustees: 


    SUSAN ADAMS
Sr. Director of Engagement
Next Level Performance, A Dittman Company 


STEPHEN COOK
President & Chief Inspiration Officer
Lorandus Meetings & Communications 


RICHARD GLADSON
Head of Recognition & Business Development Programs
Lincoln Financial Group