The Associates Council provides public relations professionals in the tourism industry the opportunities to network one-on-one with high-level journalists and PR colleagues.


The SATW Associates Council includes members who work in the travel promotion industry such as Public Relations and Advertising firms, Destination Management Organizations, Convention and Visitors Bureaus, and Tourism Boards. Associates Council meets annually in conjunction with Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and at the SATW Annual Convention.

Council Officers

Chair: Kay Maghan, Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism (Alabama)

First Vice Chair: 
Kimberly Harms Robinson, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis & Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience (Indiana)

Secretary: Rachel Dinbokowitz, Monterey County CVB (California)

Treasurer: Teresa Delaney, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts (Missouri)

Immediate Past Chair: Donna O’Daniels, Louisiana’s Northshore/St. Tammany Parish Tourist & Convention Commission (Louisiana)

SATW Associate At-Large (serve on SATW Board): Vickie Ashford-Thompson, Visit Birmingham (Alabama) and Sylke Neal-Finnegan, Washington County Visitors Association (Oregon)

Upcoming Events

Council Information

To learn more about the Associates Council, please contact Council Chair Kay Maghan.