Michelle Savoie, CMP, QAS
Meetings & Membership Manager
Michelle Savoie is responsible for all functions of conventions and meetings management. She also manages membership for PEMA. She is a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) and uses her comprehensive knowledge of meetings management to enhance the experiences of all meeting participants. Prior to working for PEMA, Michelle worked for the State Department (refugee affairs advisor), USAID (program manager), Boston University, several non-profits, and operated a catering firm for 13 years, as well as serving as a pastry cook at a Ritz Carlton Hotel. She has a B.A. in Anthropology/Archaeology from the University of Arizona and has completed graduate studies in Social Anthropology at Boston University. In 2014, Michelle earned the Certified Virtual Event Planner designation from ICohere Academy. In 2015, she became a Digital Event Strategist by successfully completing the DES certificate program. She is a Qualified Association Specialist (QAS credential earned through the Florida Society of Association Executives. Michelle’s experience extends to managing meetings and events for several other ASMI client associations.