CEDIA Professional Staff

CEDIA staff execute the association's strategic mission under the guidance of the Board of Directors.


Tabatha O'Connor
Global President and CEO
Ext. 113

Matt Nimmons
Managing Director, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213744

Laura Bond
Sr. Director of Finance
Ext. 142

Darren Reaman, MBA
Director of Government Affairs
Ext. 144

Lisa Audley
Finance Manager
+44 (0)1480 213744

Rita Brames
Finance Manager
Ext. 120

Leslie Lowes
Sr. Director of Operations
Ext. 140

Eileen Mullany
Director of Human Resources
Ext. 173

Jennifer Hannon
Operations Assistant
Ext. 186 


Tom Darling
Senior Vice President, Education and Certification
Ext. 167

Samantha Ventura
Senior Director of Education
Ext. 122

Simon Buddle
Director of Curriculum
and Standards, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213744

Tommy Tabor
Director of Workforce Development
Ext. 134

David Whitney
Director of Certification
Ext. 176

Derick Abshire
Director of Curriculum
Ext. 165

Aneta Armova
Education Manager, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213774

Victoria Britton
Workforce Development Manager
Ext. 141

Brian Fullenkamp
Certification Coordinator
Ext. 182

Johnathan Davis
Education Coordinator
Ext. 156

Emerging Trends and Technologies

Walt Zerbe
Sr. Director of Technology and Standards
Ext. 117

David Meyer
Director of Technical Content
+61 409.779945

Anastasia Tate
Technical Writer
Ext. 135

Marketing & Public Relations

Christine Haley Pyle
Vice President, Marketing and Industry Relations
Ext. 119

Desiree Friedman
Director of Marketing
Ext. 154

Olivia Sellke
Director of Public Relations and Industry Relations
Ext. 130

Ed Wenck
Content Director
Ext. 131

James Bliss
Brand and Communications Manager, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213744

Brian Weiss
Digital Marketing Manager
Ext. 168

Imogen Dent
Industry Relations Coordinator, EMEA
+44 (0) 1480 213744

Dan McGowan
Public Relations Specialist
Ext. 159

Meetings & Events

Jennifer Roth, CMP
Director of Meetings & Events
Ext. 139

Sarah Smith, CMP
Meeting & Events Manager
Ext. 123

Holly Shreeve
Meeting & Events Planner, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213744

Sales & New Business Development

Wendy Griffiths
Vice President, Global Development, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213744

Jody Larsen
Director of Business Development and Sales
Ext. 153

Steve Carter
Business Development Manager, EMEA
+44 (0)1480 213744

Patty Manning
Latin America Regional Manager

Lauren Tuckwell
Regional Development Consultant, AU/NZ


Giles Sutton
Senior Vice President, Industry Engagement
Ext. 157

Jenny Scott
Director of Member
Ext. 149

Amanda Cannon
Member Services Manager
Ext. 184

Jenn McGuire
Membership Development
Officer, EMEA
+44(0)1480 213744

Jessica Deering
Member Programs Manager
Ext. 174

Information Technology

Maurice Bradley
Vice President, IT Solutions and Support
Ext. 163

Cindy Rentas
Applications Developer 
Ext. 147

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