meet our team

The entire meetNKY team is dedicated to showing you all that is incredible about NKY. This is not only our home... this is our passion. 

Executive & Administrative

Eric Summe, CTA, CDME

President & CEO

Mary Watkins, CTA

Assistant to the President | Office Manager

Bridget A. Johnson, CTA


Connie R. Mullins, CTA

Office Coordinator

Terri Maurer

Database Assistant

Convention Sales & Marketing

Julie Kirkpatrick, CTA

Vice President - Sales & Marketing

Susan B. Smith, CMP, CASE, PDM, CTA

Senior Convention Sales Manager

Erin Hoebbel, CTA, CMP, CASE

Convention Sales Manager

Kathy Ehlman, CTA

Convention Sales Manager

Stefanie Wyckoff, CTA

Business Development Manager

Rebecca Banks, CTA

Digital Marketing Manager

Katrina Armstrong, CTA

Sales Production Assistant

Convention Services

Renée Lalanne-Wuerdeman, CTA

Director, Convention Services

Carla M. Quercioli, CTA

Senior Convention Services | Housing Manager

Sue Cline, CTA

Convention Services | Registration Manager

Becky Parker, CTA

Convention Services Assistant