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 providing world-class continuing professional development for the global veterinary healthcare community.


Thomas M. Bohn, MBA, CAE – NAVC Chief Executive Officer, Veterinary Innovation Council Board Chair

Finance, IT & Operations

Kimberly Chatfield – Human Resources Manager

David Erne – Business Analyst

Jarisa Esquivel – Event Manager

Louise Falcone – Event Systems Manager

Darlene Fitzgerald – Customer Service Representative

Natalie Gaston – Executive Administrative Assistant

Alan Geering, MAcc – Accountant

Dieter M. Haager, MBA – Vice President of Finance

Susan Harris – Program Assistant

Emily Hodgson – Expo Operations Manager

Barbara Inskip – Accountant

Drew Little – IT Support Assistant

Sheri Matheny – Customer Service Manager

R. Chris McFerrin, CPA, MBA – Accountant

Manolita Moore, MBA – Vice President of Exhibits & Sales Operations

Eugene O’Neill, CPA, CIA – Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Jonathan Pauquette – IT Manager

Jonathon Petrucco – Accountant

Myrna (Mara) Sacasas – Exhibit Sales Manager

Albert Sanchez – Revenue Manager

Suzanne Savage, CMP – Vice President, Governance and Administration

Joe Sorrentino, MBA, CMP – Vice President of Event Operations

Shellie Sullivan – Customer Service Representative

Daniel S. Valha – Senior Vice President of Events & Exhibits


Summer Graziano – Vice President of Marketing

Ashlynn Henkel – Digital Marketing Manager

Sarah Hudlow – Digital Marketing Coordinator

Alicia McLaughlin – Marketing & Social Media Manager

Danna Miller – Senior Director of Communication

Joe Stern – Creative Director

Michelle Taylor – Graphic Designer

Product Development

Susan Christmas – VetFolio Content Coordinator

Buddy Dugger – Assistant Hands-on Workshop Coordinator

Wendy (Dox) Garay – Executive Director for the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV), the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB), and the Pet Nutrition Alliance (PNA)

Marisa Hackemann – Senior Director, Industry Services

Aaron Massecar, PhD – Executive Director of the Veterinary Innovation Council & Senior Vice President of Learning

Tiffany Park – VetFolio Systems Manager

Elsbeth Russell – Executive Director, ABVP

Peter R. Scott, CAE, APR – Chief Product Officer

Lacey Smith – VetFolio Business Development Manager

Mary Hannah Sperry – VetFolio Sponsor Coordinator

Debby Sundstrom – Hands-on Workshop Coordinator

Mandy Taylor, APR, MBA – Executive Director of AEMV & IVAPM

Dana Varble, DVM – Vice President of Veterinary Education

Erin Weber – Project Manager


April Childress – Hands-on Workshops Assistant

Jessica Davis – Program Coordinator

Shannan Gressinger, CMP – Director of Program Operations

Kayla Walker – Hands-on Workshops Manager

Susan Woodard – Vice President of Program Operations

Publishing & Sales

Candace Adorka – Spark! Production Manager

Allyson Archambault – Senior Account Executive, Publishing

Rick Boggess – Vice President of Publishing Sales & Marketing

Whitney Brockman – Vice President of Sponsorships & Industry

Doreen Carpenter – Director of Sales, Publishing

Jackie D’Antonio – Vice President of Media Strategy & Operations

Christine DeFrank – Director of Operations, Publishing

Michelle Doster – Production Editor, Publishing

Chelsea Elbert – Senior Account Executive, Publishing

Paige Ellington – Account Executive, Publishing

Elizabeth Fleener – Art Director

Meghan R. Golden, MBA – Vice President of Partnerships & International Relations

Chris Kelly – Group Publisher

Julie Kittredge – Strategic Account Manager

Jamie Laws – Senior Strategic Account Manager

Brian Moran – Production Assistant, Publishing

Ken Niedziela – Editor, Today’s Veterinary Business

Sondra Reynolds – Director of Audience Development, NAVC Publications

Angelina Varagona – Sales & Marketing Coordinator, Publishing

Laura Walker – Chief Media & Sales Officer

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