Administration & Operations

Joseph M. Jackson, CAE

Executive Director
(312) 981-6772

Joe oversees the effective administration of the Society’s resources including communications, governance, finance, education, marketing/public relations, and membership management.

Jim Weinland

Director of Membership Services
(312) 981-6782

Jim oversees membership recruitment and retention program strategy. He seeks to add value and develop programs to bolster the ISA membership and meet member's needs.

Michelle VanAlstyne

Account Manager
(312) 265-3750

Michelle’s main objectives are membership recruitment and retention as well as the ISA credentialing program. She also has a hand in the daily operations and answering general inquiries for both the membership and the public.

Spenser Davis

Account Associate
(312) 265-2909

Spenser’s duties include helping to answer general inquiries and being a main point of contact for ISA Headquarters.

Meetings & Education

Rachel Dillion, CMP

Senior Director
(312) 981-6776

Rachel’s responsibilities mainly pertain to the Annual Conference, including budgeting, site selection, contracting, food & beverage management and exhibitor and sponsorship coordination.

Moira Twitty

(312) 981-6774

Moira’s responsibilities include overall logistical management of ISA’s educational offerings, including educational program development with an emphasis on the society's Learning Management System.

Michelle Suarez, CMP

Account Manager, Meetings & Education
(312) 981-6784

Michelle supports the ISA Annual Conference by managing registration and logistics.

Bree Angelo

Account Coordinator, Meetings & Education
(312) 265-2996

Bree is responsible for the coordination of meetings registrations, sponsorship fulfillment, housing management, and site searches for the ISA.

Sami Baron

Education Coordinator
(312) 985-7053

Sami assists in coordinating ISA's educational offerings and moderating courses on the Learning Management System.

Marketing & Communications

Jean Bean

(312) 265-2215

Jean oversees ISA's various marketing and society advertising initiatives. Through strategic planning and implementation, she raises awareness of ISA and its programs to both internal and external audiences, and gives ISA a consistent voice across all forms of communication.

Thomas Radde

Digital Marketing Manager
(312) 265-3733

Tom’s ISA responsibilities are related to digital communications and technical support that include oversight of the Find An ISA Member program, member profiles and Forum post assistance.

Joy Merten

Marketing Coordinator
(312) 265-3921 

Joy gives the ISA a unique voice through copywriting and editing. She coordinates the day-to-day marketing activities relating to ISA’s Annual Meeting, educational offerings and as well as any other messaging that the ISA needs to send.