NATA Staff


Executive Department

Executive Director: Dave Saddler
Associate Executive Director: Tamesha Logan, MBA
Board Relations Coordinator: Jessica McCabe
Association Project Manager: Katie Scott, MS, ATC



Director of Finance: Kathy Crelly
Accounting Manager: Cheryl Campbell
Senior Accounting Coordinator: Barbara Mathis
Senior Accounting Coordinator: Nataly Leija
Accounts Payable Coordinator: Xareny Ferrusca


Government Affairs

Director of Government Affairs: Amy Callender
Manager of State Government Affairs: Deanna Kuykendall
Senior Government Affairs Coordinator: Madison Sequenzia
Government Affairs Coordinator:  Nick Tolfree


Human Resources/Operations

Director of Human Resources: Michael Anto, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources Coordinator: Kathy Stucker
Operations Coordinator: Katie Branch


Information Technology

Director of IT: Drew Caffey
Web Development Manager: Curtis Ogle
Web Developer:  David Terry


Knowledge Initiatives

Director of Knowledge Initiatives: Anita James, CMP
Senior Knowledge Initiatives Coordinator: Velma Meza
Professional Development/LMS Manager: Andrea Hooper
Professional Development Manager: Karly Foster


Marketing & PR

Director of Marketing & Public Relations:  LaNell Armour
Senior Internal Marketing Manager: Dylan Orrell
Internal Marketing Coordinator: Tracy White
Senior Marketing & Communications Coordinator: Todd Christman
Web/Graphic Designer: Rachel Valice
Communications Manager: Beth Sitzler
Managing Editor:  Kristin Carroll
Content Specialist: Lydia Hicks
External Marketing Manager: Gina Hethcock
Public Relations Manager: Jessica Blankenship


Director of Meetings Management: Lori Marker, CMP, CEM
Meetings Manager: Christi Gates-Hale, CMP
Meetings Manager: Janet Butler, CMP
Corporate Sales & Exhibits Manager: Chad Cranford, CEM


Member Services & Business Development

Member Services Manager: Kelly Carlin
Senior Member Services Coordinator: Stephanie Littlefield
Member Services Coordinator: Melissa Aguilar


NATA Foundation

Foundation Director: Jennifer Yoder, CAP
Projects and Programs Coordinator: Kathryn LaLonde, MS, ATC