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Proposed 2021-22 Board of Directors

Please review the slate of candidates for the MPI Texas Hill Country Chapter 2021-2022 term. If you have any questions or suggestions or would like to volunteer to serve in an open position, please contact Immediate Past President Donna Musselman, CMP at

President - Sophie Curtis
President-Elect - Joe Bedsole, CIES, CSES
Immediate Past President - Meaghan Rhame, CMP
Vice President Finance - Brenda Hoffmann, CMP
Vice President Membership - Paige Marg
Vice President Communications - Jennifer Rasco Smith
Vice President Education - Michele Gonzalez

Director of Recruitment & Networking - David Chapa, CMP
Director of Engagement & Retention - Joel Vazquez
Director of Chapter Fundraising - Tammy Srubar
Director of Strategic Partnerships - Ellen Forsythe, CMP
Director of Social Media - Tiffany Coy
Director of Marketing - Chase Brunson, CMP
Director of Education - Anne Ledet, CMP, CTA
Director of Programs - Nour Hammoudeh

Please be aware that as a member in good standing, you have the right to review and challenge the slate of directors as indicated in the chapter bylaws. If positions remain uncontested, the slate of officers will be considered approved by a unanimous vote after 30 days. 


Current 2020-21 Board of Directors


2020-2021 Office of the President


Meaghan Rhame, CMP


Sophie Curtis
Visit College Station

Past President

Donna Musselman, CMP
Cre8 MadDesigns

2020-2021 Vice Presidents

VP Communication

Irma Adams
Embassy Suites San Marcos

VP Education

John Harris, CMP
JH Limited - Independent Event Professional

VP Finance

Brenda Hoffmann, CMP

VP Membership

Debbie Farnum, CMP Emeritus
ExcelEvent Planning

2020-2021 Directors

Director of Chapter Fundraising

Tammy Srubar
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort

Director of Digital Media

Amber Lamb
Westin Austin in the Domain

Director of Education

Michele Gonzalez
Austin Convention Center Department

Director of Engagement & Retention

Paige Marg
Wounded Warrior Project

Director of Industry Relations

David Chapa, CMP

Director of Leadership Development

Tanida Mullen, CMP, TDM, CTE
Killeen Convention & Visitors Bureau

Director of Marketing

Diana Balakirov

Director of Programs

(currently vacant)

Director of Recruitment & Networking

(currently vacant)

Director of Social Media

Tiffany Coy

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Elias Aguirre, CTA
Texas Library Association

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