Professional Staff



Laura Miller
Administrative Assistant

Contact Laura for:



Jill Curtis, CAE
Director of Membership

Contact Jill for:

  • Information on joining VRMA
  • Information about VRMA member benefits
  • Membership renewal information/questions
  • Becoming a VRMA volunteer
  • Information about the European Seminar
  • Industry organizations: Information on becoming a VRMA-affiliated association



Jamey King
Business Development Manager

Contact Jamey for:

  • Corporate Sponsorship opportunities and information
  • Event Sponsorship opportunities and information



Sheila King, CMP
Director of Meetings

Contact Sheila for:

  • Questions about the Eastern Seminar, Western Seminar or Annual Conference
  • Information about VRMA Vendor Showcases (tradeshows)
  • Questions about VRMA educational offerings


Mark McSweeney, CAE
Executive Director

Contact Mark for:

  • Questions about VRMA's Board of Directors
  • Questions about VRMA's Strategic Plan
  • Questions about VRMA's professional staff



Shelly Pfenninger, CAE
Director of Communication

Contact Shelly for:

  • Advertising opportunities in VRMA publications
  • Advertising opportunities at VRMA events
  • Questions about/ content submissions for:
  • VRMA logo requests


Additional Support

The following are not full-time staff members, but represent the association on behalf of various association initiatives.

Jessica Wyatt

Public Relations Representative
MMGY Global 
(646) 442-6768

Debra Zabloudil

Director of Education for VRMA