Berkeley BurgessManager, Operations & Administration
As the Manager of Operations and Administration, Berkeley is responsible for the day to day functions of the foundation’s administrative staff, facility oversight, and project management. Berkeley joined in the foundation in January 2006 as an event coordinator, working in that capacity until April 2017. As the event coordinator she was responsible for all event logistics for the foundation’s summer, local, regional, and thought leadership conference events.
Berkeley earned her Master of Tourism Administration from The George Washington University in Washington, DC in December 2009. She also holds the Certified Meeting Professional designation (CMP) as, one of the top credentials in the meetings and events industry. For her undergraduate education, she attended Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia, and received her B.A. in Communication Studies with a minor in sociology.