Meet the Staff

SATW is managed by Kellen, a global association management and communications company. SATW staff members (below) are employees of Kellen and follow Kellen’s Best Practices in execution of their jobs. All members of SATW are welcome to stop by any of our offices in Atlanta, Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, Kansas City, New York City and Washington, D.C., and say hello.

Marla Schrager

Executive Director
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Marla leads the operational function of SATW in all aspects of the business working with the President, Executive Committee, Board, Staff and Volunteers to execute on SATW’s mission, vision, plans and goals.





Anna McManus
Account Manager
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Anna works closely with the members and membership committee providing support in all aspects of the organization from new member applications to vetting, voting, renewals, requalification and convention registration.





Kelly Smykal
Sponsorship Manager
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Kelly manages and builds new and existing relationships for SATW through sponsorship and advertising sales helping companies





Anietra Hamper
Communications Manager
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Anietra manages the internal and external communications for SATW including the website, member newsletters, convention marketing, media inquiries and social media and works with the Board of Directors and management staff on disseminating society information.