IA’s professional staff is responsible for the day-to-day management of the association. Staff:
- Implement strategic priorities, as set by the board, and monitor progress at achieving IA objectives.
- Execute association initiatives, programs and services.
- Conduct member needs assessment and communicate with members.
- Provide support to IA’s volunteer boards, committees, task forces and common interest groups.
Contact IA staff at 703.536.7080 or click on an e-mail link below.
Deborah M. Hamlin, CAE, FASAE
Chief Executive OfficerDeborahHamlin@irrigation.orgRebecca J. Bayless
Finance DirectorRebeccaBayless@irrigation.orgClover Campbell
Professional Development ManagerCloverCampbell@irrigation.orgJohn R. Farner, Jr.
Government & Public Affairs DirectorJohnFarner@irrigation.orgBrigitte Flores
Marketing & Production CoordinatorBrigitteFlores@irrigation.orgChad Forcey
State Affairs DirectorChadForcey@irrigation.orgJanie C. Hakim
Membership CoordinatorJanieHakim@irrigation.orgEvelyn S. Heinemeier
Business Development CoordinatorEvelynHeinemeier@irrigation.orgScott Hersh
Business Development DirectorScottHersh@irrigation.orgStephanie A. Kaplan
Marketing Directorsak@sak-solutions.comBrent Q. Mecham, CAIS, CGIA, CIC, CID, CIT, CLIA, CLWM
Industry Development DirectorBrentMecham@irrigation.orgLenise Phillips
Communications CoordinatorLenisePhillips@irrigation.orgNoreen Rich
Senior Marketing Manager & Foundation DirectorNoreenRich@irrigation.orgLauren Richards
Education CoordinatorLaurenRichards@irrigation.orgSherrie Schulte, CAE, CLIA
Professional Development DirectorSherrieSchulte@irrigation.orgJanine Sparrowgrove
Foundation & Operations ManagerJanineSparrowgrove@irrigation.orgBari St. Cyr
Office & Accounting CoordinatorBariStCyr@irrigation.orgRobert D. von Bernuth, PhD, PE, CIC, CID, CIT, CLIA
Technical AdvisorBobVonBernuth@irrigation.orgKeith A. Williams
Senior IT ManagerKeithWilliams@irrigation.orgSara E. Wiltshire
Senior Trade Show & Meetings ManagerSaraWiltshire@irrigation.org