Management inspired by exemplary service

 

Executive Team

Gregory A. O'Dell

President and Chief Executive Officer

 

Samuel R. Thomas, Jr.

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Conventions & Meetings

202-249-3000

Henry W. Mosley, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

202-249-3000

Chinyere Hubbard

Vice President, Communications and Marketing

202-249-3217

Misty Johnson Oratokhai

Chief Administrative Officer

202-249-3098

Rob Stowe

Vice President, Development and Strategic Initiatives

202-249-3269

TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT

Jonas Hirshfield

Chief Technology Officer

202-249-3292

Rebecca Ryan

Manager, Network Operations

202-249-3287

COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING

Chinyere Hubbard

Vice President, Communications & Marketing

202-249-3217


Ashley Forrester

Corporate Director, Communications & Marketing

202-249-3178


Alexis Rickford

Digital Marketing Coordinator

202-249-3257


Jennifer Lawrence

Director of Community Engagement

202-249-3275


Theresa DuBois

Senior Community Engagement Manager, Convention Center Community

202-249-3042


Brian Atkins

Community Engagement Manager, Gateway DC Community

202-299-3924

 

Conventions & Meetings Team

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Samuel R. Thomas, Jr.

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Conventions & Meetings
 
 

202-249-3000

SALES

Linda G. Erickson

Vice President, Sales
 

202-249-3311

Dennis Carew

Director, National Accounts
 

202-249-3402

Donna Thornton

Senior Sales Manager
 

202-249-3144

CONVENTION SERVICES

Stacey Knoppel

Director, Convention Management
 

202-249-3082

Arlene Noyes, CMP

Associate Director of Convention Management
 

202-249-3328

Andrea Taylor

Senior Event Manager
 

202-249-3227

Malori Rhones

Senior Event Manager
 

202-249-3227

Paula Hagan, CMP 

Senior Event Manager
 

202-249-3117

Aymen Al-Ani 

Event Manager
 

202-249-3252

Kelly Vickers

Event Manager
 

202-249-3319

Erika Ray 

Event Manager
 

202-249-3385

Robert (Bob) Phillips 

Event Manager
 

202-249-3349

Johnnetta Gatlin 

Event Coordinator
 

202-249-3122

Joe Greene 

Production Services Manager
 

202-249-3173

 

   
COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING  

Chinyere Hubbard

Vice President, Communications and Marketing
 

202-249-3217

Ashley Forrester

Corporate Director, Communications and Marketing
 

202-249-3178

Public Safety

Gerald Wilson

Vice President, Public Safety
 

202-249-3000

James Gholson 

Manager, Transportation Services
 

202-249-3046

Patricia Kearney

Manager, Support Services
 

202-249-3000

Facility Operations/Meeting Services

Hootan Kaboli

Vice President, Facility Operations & Services

 

202-249-3305

Steven Tiller

Director, Facility Operations and Services

 

202-249-3124

Patrick Strickland

Manager, Building Services

 

202-249-3152

William Smith

Director, Meeting Services

 

202-249-3087

Sports & Entertainment Team

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Vanya Robinson

Special Assistant & Administrative Operations Manager

202-608-1122

Business Development/Sales

Stephen Ball

Director, Business Development and Special Events

202-608-1139

Adelle Bland

Senior Event Manager

202-608-1198

Shiron Pratt

Sales Associate

202-299-3845

Event Operations

Candace G. Johnson, CMP

Vice President, St. Elizabeth's Campus

202-608-1137

Michael Cerha

Vice President, RFK Campus

202-608-1137

Eric L. Smith

Event Operations Manager, Entertainment and Sports Arena

202-545-7452

Erick McNair

Event Services Manager, Entertainment and Sports Arena

202-545-7451

Harold Scott Jr.

Security Services Manager, Entertainment and Sports Arena

202-545-7454

LaShawn Dade

Ticketing Manager

202-545-7350

Ronda Houston

Assistant Ticketing Manager

Patrick Landers

Facilities Manager – Entertainment And Sports Arena

202-545-7355

Ricardo Durham

Facilities Manager, RFK Stadium-Armory Campus
 

202-608-1128

Stephanie Onwubere

Senior Event Manager, RFK Stadium-Armory Campus
 

202-608-1130

Corporate Partnerships

Emily Thornell

Director, Corporate Partnerships  

202-608-1148

Kevin VanLiew

Manager, Partner Support

202-608-1168

Communications & Marketing

Pete Kirschner

Director, Communications & Marketing

202-608-1199

Craig Chester

Communications & Marketing Manager

202-608-1113

Service Partners

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Projection Presentation Technologies (Audio/Visual)

Maceo Jones

Director of Audio Visual & Production

202-249-3700

Capital Business Center powered by FEDEX

Calvin Johnson

Managing Director

202-249-5233

Rodney Keller

Managing Director

202-289-5233

Digital Signage

St. Elmo Crawford

President

202-249-3900

Electrical and Plumbing (Hi-Tech Electric)

Kathy Simon

Director, Exhibition Services

202-249-3600

Food and Beverage (Centerplate/NBSE)

Bobby Dichiaro

Director of Sports Operations

302-750-7822

Internet and Telephone (Smart City Washington)

Jim Erickson

General Manager

202-249-3814