Region 1 Officers

Region Director

Frantzer LeBlanc, CVP, MBA
Assistant General Manager - UMBC Event Center

Asst. Region Director

Jana Brooks, CVP
Manager, Events & Tenant Services - Maryland Stadium Authority

Treasurer

Phil Costa, CVP,  
Director of Client Services – Baltimore Convention Center

Secretary

Eric Erle
Plant Operations Project Manager, West Chester University of Pennsylvania

 

State Reps

DC
Clarence Brown
Capital One Arena

DC
Paul Snell
Events DC

MA
Arthur Fritch, CMP, CEM
MCCA

MD
Bridget Siedlecki
Music Center at the Strathmore

RI
Lee Esckilsen, CVE
Johnson and Wales

VT
Lee Esckilsen, CVE
Johnson and Wales

CT
Dr. Kim Mahoney, CVP
University of New Haven

NY
Kevin Stark
Javits Convention Center

NJ
Sadaf Usmani
Metlife Stadium

NH
Mercedes Hunt
Owner

DE
Sarah Groome
Talen Energy Stadium

PA
Kathy O'Leary
Wilson Hall Performance Arts

ME
Andy Downs (?)

 

Region 1 includes entire states of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia. That Portion of New York east of a north-south line extending from Clayton on the north to Binghamton on the south, both cities to be considered Region 1. That portion of Pennsylvania south and east of a northeast-southwest line extending from the northeast corner of the junction of Pennsylvania-New York to the junction of the southern Pennsylvania line with the northwestern-most boundary of Maryland. The Canadian provinces of Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island and the continent of Africa.

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