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Our Team

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Meet Our Team

Let us know how we can help!

Our Team

We are proud to call Madison our home, and can’t wait to share it with you.  

Want to host your meeting here? We can help. Need visitor guides or maps? We can help with that, too. Want recommendations for cheese curds, bike paths and festivals to attend? Those are our favorite things! We promise not to talk your ear off. Reach out to us with the contact info below.

Executive Office

Deb Archer headshot

Deb Archer, CDME

President/CEO
Diane Morgenthaler

Diane Morgenthaler

Executive Vice President
Kathleen Ripp

Kathleen Ripp

Executive Assistant

Convention Sales & Services

John Leinen

John Leinen

Vice President of Convention Sales & Services
Jeff Holcomb

Jeff Holcomb, CMP

Senior Convention Sales Manager
Sarah Lemmers

Sarah Lemmers

Convention Sales Manager
Eric Reichert

Eric Reichert

Senior Alliant Energy Center Account Manager
Julie Vanden Brook

Julie Vanden Brook

Senior Sales Coordinator
Anne Yost

Anne Yost

Convention Sales Manager
Keola Shimooka

Keola Shimooka

Convention Sales Manager
Amber Wiza

Amber Wiza

Senior Event Services Manager

Madison Area Sports Commission

Jamie Patrick

Jamie Patrick

Vice President of Madison Area Sports Commission
Brandon Holstein

Brandon Holstein

Sports Account Manager

Marketing & Brand Strategy

Kate Dale

Kate Dale

Vice President of Marketing & Brand Strategy
Rob Gard

Robert Gard

Director of PR and Communications
Maureen Martin

Maureen Martin

Director of Visitor Experience
Anna Shircel

Anna Shircel

PR & Communications Manager
Corinn Ploessl

Corinn Ploessl

Organizational Events Manager
Sarah Buob

Sarah Buob

Graphic Designer
Corinne Burgermeister

Corinne Burgermeister

Marketing Manager
Ellen Larson

Ellen Larson

Marketing Manager
Jordan Rodewald

Jordan Rodewald

Digital Marketing Specialist

Operations

Debbie Hines

Debbie Hines

HR & Operations Coordinator
Kathy Parman

Kathy Parman

Accountant
Tyler Marlow

Tyler Marlow

IT Administrator

Partnership

Colleen Sovey

Colleen Sovey

Partnership Coordinator
Sarah Knab

Sarah Knab

Partnership Manager