Dianne Budion Devitt | President

Dianne Budion Devitt, industry innovator and founder of the DND Group specializes in experience design, creative direction and event production.   As an inspirational Speaker, Educator and Event Producer, Dianne is…Read More

Jessica Alton | President-Elect / Treasurer

Jessica Alton is an Event Director at Thomas Preti Events.  She has selling and crafting events with Thomas Preti for 15 years.  Jessica started planning events long before joining Thomas…Read More

Steve Pastor | Immediate Past President

Steve Paster is the founder and Managing Partner of Alpine Creative Group. For 30 years Alpine Creative Group has been an industry leader in artisan printing on luxury papers. All…Read More

Matt Bonavita | Vice President for Membership

Matthew Bonavita – President, RHYTHM IN MOTION, transcends the role of average DJ entertainer with unique combination of theatricality, teacher’s sensitivity, an endless supply of fresh music ideas and over…Read More

Daniela Grafman | Vice President of Education & Programs

Daniela Grafman is the Chief Amazement Officer & Partner at Vision Event Co. focusing on event coordination and entertainment production. On paper, she is a Certified Wedding & Event Planner,…Read More

Frank Ammaccapane | Vice President for Communications

Frank Ammaccapane has been in the event photography and cinematography industry for 20 years. He started Natural Expressions NY/Florida 11 years ago. Natural Expressions is a boutique company utilizing a…Read More

Erin Halley Reddy |Director

Erin is a Senior Event Producer for Colin Cowie Celebrations, and has been producing lavish social parties in New York since 2003. Working from Colin’s New York headquarters, she manages…Read More

Debra Roth | Director at Large

Debra Roth is telling the truth when she says she learned about stretch-fabric from the inside-out. Beginning in the heyday of the 80’s performance art movement, Debra created art in motion by…Read More

Sacha Lehto | Director Of Stratrgic Partners

Sacha Lehto brings international experience and a wealth of knowledge from her 13 year career in the Events and Nonprofit sector. Currently with a New York City based Consulting Firm, Sacha works with numerous charity clients in fulling planning the scope of their events, from developing fundraising strategies to …Read More