BE INVOLVED: Apply to the Board of Directors

Do you want to develop your leadership skills? Do you want to be part of a team that has your back to succeed? Do you want to show you have what it takes to keep the upward momentum of our chapter on track? Do you want to show your boss the success you build outside of the workplace that compliments your position and shows an ROI for your MPI membership?

For more information about the different Board positions and their responsibilities, please review the Leadership Process Guide.

The MPIGNY Nominating Committee is pleased to present the slate of candidates selected for the 2017-18 MPIGNY Board of Directors positions:

Joshua Novick, London & Partners

Carly Roncaglio-Marotta, Advanced Health Media

Immediate Past President:
Suzanne Medcalf Mulligan, IMEX America

Vice President of Communications:
Kelly Otto, Caneel Bay Resort

Vice President of Education:
Jason Cohen, Accor Hotels

Vice President of Finance:
Laura Mulholland, CMP, Live Nation

Vice President of Membership:
Patrick Colomer, Sheraton New York

Director of CSR:
Judi McLaughlin, Helms Briscoe

Director of Communications:
Joanna Puchalski, Opal Financial Group

Director of Education:
Alexis Oustinoff, CMP

Director of Fundraising:

Director of Golf:
Andrew Barnes, St. Regis New York

Director of Leadership Development:
Matt Davis, Grass Roots Meetings and Events, Inc.

Director of Marketing:
Christina Conway, Humanscale

Director of Member Engagement:
Bruce Weinstein, Millennium Communications

Director of Member Recruitment & Retention:
Julie Green Davis, eTouches

Director of Networking:
Annie Kojundzija, MSCI

Director of Sponsorship:
Valerie Hoffman, New York Wheel LLC

In accordance with MPIGNY's chapter bylaws, additional nominees for any of these seats may be presented to the MPIGNY membership via a petition signed by ten percent (10%) of the chapter's members. Any such petition(s) should be forwarded to the attention of the Nominating Committee via .

Petitions must be accompanied by a completed Candidate Interest Form and must be received no later than 12:00 pm on February 24, 2017. Any member in good standing contesting the above slate is contesting a seat and not the entire slate. A valid petition includes a completed Candidate Interest Form of a member in good standing and a signed petition by 10% of the chapter's members. Electronic signatures are acceptable. If there are multiple seats that a member wishes to contest, MPIGNY must receive a valid petition for each seat being contested.

If a valid petition is received by February 24th, a multiple-candidate ballot will be presented to the MPIGNY membership for a general election. If no petitions are received by 12:00 pm on Friday, February 24, 2017, the final and binding list of elected chapter officers will be sent to MPI headquarters by 5:00 pm on March 1, 2017, and the candidates listed above will assume the positions, for which they have been slated on July 1, 2017.

Respectfully submitted by the MPIGNY Nominating Committee.