FEATURED WEBCAST:
WINED AND DINED WEBISODE, DECEMBER 17, 2010

FEATURED SPEAKER:
KIRSTEN OLEAN, CMP

Kirsten Olean, CMP, is Director of Meetings at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). In this position, she is responsible for a staff of 15 who manage the Association's 75 meetings a year. She has been with the AAMC for over 13 years. A member of PCMA, Kirsten is Secretary of the Capital Chapter Board, incoming chair of the Marketing Committee, and is incoming chair of the national PCMA Convene Task Force. She also serves on the customer advisory board for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Loews Hotel Group, and Associated Luxury Hotels.

Although she received a bachelor's degree in political science and Spanish from Bucknell University, she is one of the few meeting planners who made a conscious choice to pursue a career in the meetings industry. She is an enthusiastic fan of the Boston Red Sox, the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Flyers, and has a passion for live music.