We’re led by a team of passionate, dedicated individuals who are committed to the NAVC mission.

Each of our staff members is committed to creating unparalleled opportunities for the veterinary community that foster lifelong learning, encourage growth and promote well-being to advance animal care worldwide.


Eugene O’Neill – Chief Executive Officer

Finance, IT & Operations

Meghan R. Golden, MBA, CAE – Chief of Staff

Dieter M. Haager, MBA – Chief Administration Officer

Joe Sorrentino, MBA, CMP – Senior Vice President of Live Events

Suzanne Savage, CMP, CAE – Vice President of Governance & Administration

Kimberly Chatfield – Director of Human Resources

Jonathan Pauquette – Director of IT

Nicole Lee – Event Systems Manager

Molly Hamill – Director, Exhibit Sales & Operations

Kelley Jo Mynatt – Manager, Exhibit Sales & Operations

Sheri Matheny, CCEP – Director of Event Operations

Daniel Prucnal – Controller

Barbara Inskip – Senior Accountant

Dimintrina Peneva – Accountant

Drew Little – IT Support Assistant

Albert Sanchez – Revenue Manager

Shellie Sullivan, CCEP – Customer Service Manager


Summer Graziano – Vice President of Marketing

Danna Miller – Senior Director of Communication

Alicia McLaughlin, MBA – Digital Marketing Director

Ryan McKay – Digital Marketing Manager

Erin McLachlan – Paid Media Manager, Digital and Social

Kelsey Lantry – Email Marketing Manager

Heather Haack – Email Marketing & Advertising Coordinator

Michelle Taylor – Graphic Designer

Public Relations

Robin Pence – Vice President of Public Relations

Macayla Bricarell – Public Relations Coordinator

Virtual XP

Erin Weber, VEMM – Senior Vice President of VirtualXP

Lacey Smith – Director, VirtualXP

Sean O’Neill – Senior Manager, Customer Acquisition & Retention

Vivian Richardson – Manager of Visual & Podcast Media

Julianne Robinson – VirtualXP Project Manager

Michael Scott – VirtualXP Digital Content Manager

Chanelle Huff – Senior Manager, Certifications & Large Programs

Jenna Parrish – VetFolio Instructional Designer

Tiffany Sarka – VetFolio Systems Specialist

Samantha Sacasa, CVT – VetFolio Program Specialist

Ben Schmidt – Post Production Editor, Spark!

Professional Relations

Marcie Whichard – Senior Vice President, New Product and Business Development


Dana Varble, DVM, CAE – Chief Veterinary Officer

Susan Woodard – Vice President of Program Operations

Jessica Davis – Program Manager

Kaitlyn Davis– Programs Assistant

Mary Hannah Sperry – Hands-on Workshop Manager

Crystal Sutherland – Program Operations Manager

April Childress – Hands-on Workshops Assistant

Media & Sales

Laura C.S. Walker, CAE – Chief Media & Sales Officer

Whitney Brockman – Vice President of Sponsorship Sales

Patricia Wuest – Vice President of Media Strategy

Allyson Archambault – Associate Publisher

Doreen Carpenter – Publisher

Jamie Laws – Senior Strategic Account Manager

Julie Kittredge – Strategic Account Manager

Elizabeth Fleener – Creative Director, NAVC Media

Chelsea Elbert – Senior Account Executive, NAVC Media

Paige Ellington – Account Executive, NAVC Media

Andy Zunz – Executive Editor

Ken Niedziela – Editor, Today’s Veterinary Business

Michelle Doster – Media Operations Manager

Marissa Delamarter – Assistant Editor

Angelina Varagona – NAVC Media Campaign Manager

Maddie Pursell – Sponsorship Campaign Manager