2023 IRF Board of Trustees

Representing all segments of the incentives, rewards, and recognition industry, the IRF Board of Trustees leads the foundation in meeting its mission of conducting research and providing education highlighting the power of incentive and motivational programs.  

2023 IRF Executive Committee


Mark Alt

Vice President – Maritz

Chair Elect

 Susan Adams

Vice President, Engagement Strategy & Corporate Services – Next Level Performance

Secretary & Treasurer

Morgan Crain

Senior Program Manager, Reward & Recognition – Rubrik

Immediate Past Chair

Jim Kelley

Vice President, Marketing & Industry Relations – Fern Expo & Events


Chris Johnson

Director -Global Travel, Enterprise Events, and Sports Partnerships – Land O’Lakes, Inc.

2023 IRF Board of Trustees

Cosimo Bruzzese

Vice President of Business Development – PRA

Min Choi

EVP & Chief Marketing Officer – Germania Insurance

Karen Devine

CEO & Founder – 3D Cruise Partners

Rudy Garza

Vice President – Operations at Brightspot Incentives & Events

David Gould

Managing Director, Europe – 360insights

Sarah Haines

Sr. Vice President of Event Solutions – ITA Group

Rutger Hoorn

VP Global Sales & Strategic Partnerships, Ovation Global DMC

Bich-Lien Kaldahl

Airline Advisor

Patricia Kerr

AVP, Meeting & Event Management – Nationwide Insurance

Kelsey Nicol

Director of Business Development, North America – Mutika, an Experience Management Company

Jen O’Mara

Account Director – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

Lynn Randall

Randall Insights TX LLC

Amy Rippelmeyer

Global Luxury Account Executive – Marriott International Luxury Brands

Chris Ruane

Vice President, Meetings and Incentives – Accor Hotels

Richelle Suver

Chief Revenue Officer – One10