2018-2019 Board of Directors

The MPI Minnesota Chapter board of directors is elected annually by the MPI Minnesota Chapter membership. It consists of the president; president-elect; immediate past president; vice presidents of communications, education, leadership, membership, strategic alliances; and directors of communications, education, leadership, membership, strategic alliances. Any member of the MPI Minnesota Chapter who has been a member in good standing is eligible to serve on the board of directors.

Executive team members

President
Member since 2007
Jennifer Dorholt,

CMP

Manager, Event Technology
Ameriprise Financial
763-443-0704
President-Elect
Member since 2013
Nicole Coon,

CMP

Meeting & Event Manager
BATC-Housing First Minnesota
651-697-7571
Past President
Member since 2006
Jen Ruthig,

CMP

Sr. Strategic Meeting Planner
Land O'Lakes
651-375-2538
Vice President
Member since 2014
Becky Pomorin
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
612-596-4656
Vice President, Education
Member since 2012
Lisa Albers
Sales Manager
Rush Creek Golf Club
612-309-7628
Vice President, Leadership Development
Member since 2017
Sheila Harris
Preferred Speakers
6129292277
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Member since 2013
Monique Rochard-Marine,

CMP, CMM, CTSM, MBA

Senior Manager; Strategic Meetings Management & Event Operations
Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.
6512024889
Vice President, Membership
Member since 2014
Becky Pomorin
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
612-596-4656
Vice President, Strategic Alliances
Member since 2010
Barb Madigan
Senior Sales Executive
Minneapolis Marriott City Center
6129911990
Vice President, Strategic Alliances
Member since 2010
Barb Madigan
Senior Sales Executive
Minneapolis Marriott City Center
6129911990
Chapter Administrator, Chapter Administrator
Member since 2014
Joy DesMarais-Lanz,

MA, HMCC

Chapter Administrator
Synergos AMC
651-632-9287

Directors

Director, Education
Member since 2016
Jackie Darsow
Market Analyst
Polaris Industries
7635252949
Director, Leadership Development
Member since 2017
Jill Reed
Regional Sales Manager
Caesars Entertainment
6513083925
Director, Marketing & Communications
Member since 2017
Elizabeth Sherry
Development & Engagement Manager
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
6513076842
Director, Membership
Member since 2015
Jennifer Hultman,

1981

Events and Marketing Manager
Campus Club At The University Of Minnesota
612-625-8494
Director, Membership
Member since 2018
Rachel Jensen
Sales Manager
Lora Hotel
651-571-3510
Director, Special Events
Member since 2009
Clint Greenebaum,

CMP

Director of Sales & Marketing
Crowne Plaza Aire
952-876-8659
Director, Sponsorships and Advertising
Member since 2016
Karin Peterson,

CMP

Events & Sponsorships Manager
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
6124927670
Director, Strategic Alliances
Member since 2015
Marisa Hovde
Director of Sales & Marketing
Radisson RED Minneapolis
612-252-7739