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SHERYLE HAZARD, CAE

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Sheryle serves as the Executive Director of the IDA. She has over 30 years of experience with trade and professional associations. Sheryle collaborates with the IDA Board in strategic planning, as well as improving and expanding association services and benefits.

 

CARA ANDERSON, CMP

EVENT AND EDUCATION COORDINATOR

Cara manages events and trade shows. She also is the administrator for IDA’s Certification Program, coordinates webinars, and other IDA University programs.

 

ANNE LACHER

OFFICE MANAGER & MEMBERSHIP SPECIALIST

Anne is our Office Manager and Membership Specialist, processing applications and dues, maintaining the online member directory and the member database, and responding to member inquiries.

 

ALISHA LECHNER

ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Alisha is our Accounting Specialist, preparing the budget and financial reporting for the IDA as well as monitoring investment and insurance accounts.

 

ANA POWERS

MEMBER SERVICES ASSISTANT

Ana serves as the Member Services Assistant and works with Anne to process all member requests and inquiries.

 

RACHEL REICH

WEBSITE SPECIALIST

Rachel works in-depth on the IDA website.

 

ERIN REYES

COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST

Erin is our Communications Specialist and works on the IDA newsletter, social media, website, webinars, and sponsorship and advertising.

 

DEB THAYER

COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Deb is our Communications Coordinator and she manages all communications related to the IDA.