2017-18 Board Slate



Molly Hudson, CMP, CMM

Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School

General Manager


Bryan Lavin, CHE

Johnson & Wales University


Immediate Past President

Richard Carroll, CMP

Chatham Bars Inn Resort and Spa 

Director of Sales & Marketing 

VP, Finance

Kristy H. Burns

Harvard Club of Boston

Member Events Manager

VP, Education

Mary Desrosiers

Hotel Viking

Director of Group Sales

VP, Educational Institutes

Melody Moore, CMP

Boston Convention Marketing Center

Senior Sales Manager, Event & Media Sales

VP, Membership

Kristen Franco, CMP

Misselwood Events at Endicott College

Corporate Event Manager

VP, Marketing & Communications

Cara Pratt, CMP, DMCP

DPI Events, A DMC Network Company

Vice President of Business Development

VP, Special Projects

Kate Page, CMP

Boston Red Sox

Assistant Director of Services, Fenway Park Events


Director, In-Kind Strategic Partnerships

Taylor Grinnell 

Boston Red Sox

Senior Sales Manager

Director, Monthly Programs

Ainsley C. Onstott

Chatham Bars Inn Resort and Spa

Group Sales Manager

Director, Educational Institutes

Katrina Holmstedt

Starwood Hotels, Boston Metro Market

Account Director, Catering

Director, Member Recruitment

Christine M. Sullivan

Fairmont, Southampton Bermuda

Associate Director, Group Sales

Director, Member Care & Retention

Alexandra Swenson

The Colonnade Hotel

Catering Sales Manager

Director, Brand Management

Kimberly Gallagher

VDA Productions

Director, Publications

Nancy Lorusso

Babson Executive Conference Center

Sales Manager

Director, Social Media

Ashley Cakounes

Director, Special Events

Anne-Celeste Anders

FUN Enterprises, Inc.

VP of Corporate Events