IAFE - Committee Details

Management Conference

Committee Description
  • Limited to those members eligible to attend this Conference.
  • Provide program recommendations for the Management Conference, including activities, networking, educational programming (as might be suggested by IAFE Education Program Committees), marketing and promotion.
  • Serve as ambassadors and mentors to welcome first time convention attendees.
  • Assist IAFE Staff with program and activities when on-site at event.

Committee Leadership
Ray Allison
(Vice Chairperson)
VP of Administration
Indiana State Fair
Indianapolis, IN
United States

Mr Gene Cassidy, CFE
(BOD Liaison)
President and CEO
Eastern States Exposition (The Big E)
W Springfield, MA
United States

Jennifer Giesike, CFE
(Vice Chairperson)
Fair Manager
Washington Town & Country Fair
Washington, MO
United States

Mr Ken Karns, CFE
Vice President - Operations
OC Fair & Event Center
Costa Mesa, CA
United States

Nancy Smith, CFE
General Manager
South Carolina State Fair
Columbia, SC
United States