Director of Meetings and Events
Jill Bokalders oversees the strategic direction, development, and execution of all conferences, meetings, and events for ABMS nationwide. Ms. Bokalders has extensive sales, marketing, and events experience in the merchandising and sports industries. Prior to joining ABMS in 2014, she served as Vice President of Special Events and Game Day Operations at the Arena Football League where she developed and carried out plans for league-wide events and entertainment initiatives both locally and nationally. Some of these events included the AFL Championship games, board of director meetings, celebrity VIP activities, and media activities. Ms. Bokalders has a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management from Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania.