Staff

Executive/Administration

Andrea S. Rutledge, CAE, headshotAndrea S. Rutledge, CAE
President & CEO
703-356-2622

Contact me for:
˦ Board Relations
˦ Industry Relations
˦ Strategic and Long-range Planning

On my bookshelf: Hamilton by Ron Chernow, Louise Penney mysteries, Harry Potter series, Paddle to the Sea

I cheer for: Michigan State Spartans, Washington Nationals, Detroit Red Wings
kenzieKenzie M. Durrell, CAE
Director of Governance & Executive Assistant
703-677-3379

Contact me for:
˦ Board of Directors
˦ College of Fellows
˦ ż Foundation

I cheer for: All things DC - Washington Commanders, Wizards, Capitals, Nationals, even DC United & the Mystics
Ethan LottEthan Lott
Director, Advocacy
571-581-3481

Contact me for:
˦
Legislative and Government Affairs
˦ Advocacy

In my spare time,I enjoy reading, watching TV, and playing with my dog.

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is: Something always seems impossible until it's done.

Professional Development & Credentialing

NickNicholas C. Soto, CAE
Vice President, Professional Development
703-677-3372

Contact me for:
˦ Accreditation
˦ Credentialing and Education Programs
˦ CMCI Board of Governors
˦ Construction Leaders Podcast

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is: Worrying does not take away tomorrow's trouble. It takes away today's peace.

I cheer for: Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, and the University of Miami
Alex EarlyAlex Early, CAE
Director, Professional Development
703-677-3378

Contact me for:
˦ Training Curriculum
˦ Course Licensing
˦ Conference Education

On my bookshelf: Salt Fat Acid Heat, Barefoot Contessa, Tidewater on the Half Shell, America's Test Kitchen
Sophia Boenisch, ICE-CCPSophia Boenisch
Director, Credentialing
703-677-3366

Contact me for:
˦ Credentialing Exam Development
˦ CMCI Policies and Procedures
˦ CMCI Volunteers and Vendors

In my spare time, I enjoy exploring the outdoors - surfing, camping, hiking, and snowboarding!

I cheer for: Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco 49ers
Evan HendershotEvan Hendershot
Director, Content
703-995-7378

Contact me for:
˦ Publications
˦ Research
˦ ABET

In my spare time, I can be found at the movie theater, NBA games, or a concert at one of the many amazing venues in the D.C. area!

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: the ability to never get sick
CarlyCarly Trout
Senior Manager, Professional Development
703-995-7390

Contact me for:
˦ Online Courses
˦ Emerging Leaders Program
˦ Podcasts

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: the ability to shape-shift

I cheer for: the underdog
Kalyn Bell photoKalyn Bell
Manager, Professional Development Operations
202-843-0952

Contact me for:
˦ Course Logistics
˦ Speaker Management
˦ Customer Service

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: Telekinesis

In my spare time, I enjoy watching TV series and playing SIMS.
Jenny AlbrightJenny Albright
Senior Associate, Credentialing
202-735-3348

Contact me for:
˦ CMCI Applications/Exams
˦ General Credentialing Inquiries

On my bookshelf: James Patterson, David Baldacci, and Harry Potter series

I cheer for: NY Giants, Michigan Wolverines, and Carolina Hurricanes
Blair MarianoBlair Mariano headshot
Associate, Credentialing
703-995-7385

Contact me for:
˦ CMCI Renewals
˦ General Credentialing Inquiries

On my bookshelf: You Only Live Twice by Ian Fleming, Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain, and the Harry Potter series

I cheer for: San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco Giants, and Washington Spirit
Samah Malik
Samah Malik headshot
Associate, Professional Development
703-663-7280

Contact me for:
˦ Continuing Education Credits
˦ Publications Orders
˦ Course Registration
˦ General Professional Development Inquiries

In my spare time,I hike trails with my dog, go to the gym and spa, visit local Mom and Pop businesses, and practice meditation.

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: teleportation because getting places is half the battle.

Member Engagement

MarkMark A. Gedris, CMP
Vice President, Member Engagement
703-677-3375

Contact me for:
˦Member Experience
˦ Meetings, Events, Conferences
˦Marketing Opportunities
˦ Partnerships

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is: Never write down anything you wouldn’t want read in court.

I cheer for: Chicago Cubs and New York Jets
Colleen FishterColleen Fishter, Director, Communications
Director, Communications
703-995-7381

Contact me for:
˦ Member Communication Experience (MCX) Content
˦ ż Website Content
˦ Social Media Strategy
˦ CM HQ App

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: weather manipulation

I cheer for: Washington Commanders, Baltimore Orioles, Phil Mickelson (win or lose)
Natalie DoughertyNatalie Dougherty, Director of Business Development
Director, Business Development
571-581-3480

Contact me for:
˦ Sponsorship Opportunities
˦ Exhibit Sales
˦ Business Development

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is:There is no progress without disruption.

I cheer for: Green Bay Packers

Michelle AnyszMichelle Anysz
Director, Marketing Strategy
703-995-7384

Contact me for:
˦ Marketing Campaigns
˦ Digital Strategy

I cheer for: Carolina Hurricanes

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is: In regards to age, my wise grandfather once said, "Think of your life in chapters, rather than years."
Erica RhodesErica Rhodes, CMP
Manager, Meetings
703-259-7020

Contact me for:
˦ Meetings/Events Logistics
˦ Meetings/Events Operations
˦ Conference Vendors

I cheer for: Nebraska Huskers and Pittsburgh Steelers

In my spare time, I love to cook, hike, ski, and read.
Kaelin SeitzKaelin Seitz
Manager,Membership
571-581-3479

Contact me for:
˦ Membership Renewals
˦ New Membership Opportunities

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: Teleportation

I cheer for: Washington Nationals
Noelle Borman, CMPNoelle Borman headshot
Associate, Meetings and Engagement
703-677-3370

Contact me for:
˦ Conference/Event Registration
˦ Exhibitor Logistics

On my bookshelf: Three Musketeers by Dumas, Ordeal by Innocence by Agatha Christie, Babylon's Ashes by James S.A. Corey

I cheer for: UConn Huskies, Boston Red Sox, Washington Nationals
Jackson DavisJackson Davis headshot
Associate, Communications and Engagement
703-663-7275

Contact me for:
˦ Member Communication Experience (MCX)
˦ Social Media

In my spare time, I play guitar, piano, and pickleball.

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: time travel

Office Operations

LauraLaura D. Skoff, CAE
Vice President, Operations
703-677-3362

Contact me for:
˦ Finance and IT operations
˦ Chapter rebates

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: the ability to fly

I cheer for: the underdog
MindyMindy Benedict, CAE
Systems Administrator
703-677-3377

Contact me for:
˦ Database performance
˦ Systems integrations

On my bookshelf: Heart Talk by Cleo Wade, Books by Liane Moriarty, Gillian Flynn, Jodi Picoult

If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: time travel
Anne Cunic, Chapter RelationsAnne Cunic, CAE
Senior Manager, Chapter Administration
703-677-3371

Contact me for:
˦ Chapter Development and Administration
˦ New Chapter Formation
˦ Student Chapter Formation

On my bookshelf: Stephanie Plum series by Janet Evanovich, Princess Bride by William Goldman

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is: People come into your life for a reason, a season, and a lifetime. When you figure out which it is, you know exactly what to do.
Janel Batiste, Associate, Customer SupportJanel Batiste
Associate, Customer Support
571-581-3477

Contact me for:
˦ Membership Payments
˦ Event Registrations

In my spare time, I love to spend time with my dog Leo!

The best piece of advice I've ever been given is: Consistency is better than sporadic perfection.