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NAFOA Welcomes New Director of Conference Planning & Corporate Partnerships

November 3, 2015

Welcome Michelle Taunton!

NAFOA is pleased to introduce Michelle Taunton, our new Director of Event Planning and Corporate Partnerships. Michelle brings over 25 years of conference planning and corporate partner relationship building to NAFOA. Her experience includes serving the corporate, government, and non-profit sectors, with many of those years planning events for Indian Country.

Michelle holds a professional designation as a Certified Meeting Professional, has a Certificate in Meetings Management, and serves as president-elect of the Tampa Bay Chapter of Meeting Professionals International. We are excited to have a Michelle Taunton on board to bring new ideas to our conferences, events, and partner relations.

Michelle will be reaching out to our corporate partners soon with more information about our 34th Annual Conference at the Sheraton Wildhorse Pass located in the Gila River Indian Community, to be held April 18-19, 2016. Until then, if you have any questions regarding conferences or partnerships, please feel free to contact Michelle Taunton by phone at (202) 853-0405 or by email at