Chareese Cunningham

Senior Project Manager

Chareese Cunningham, CI’s Senior Project Manager, has six years with us as a seasoned planner. In 2007, when CI was first awarded the Bridge to Integrated Marketing & Fundraising Conference – a 1400 attendee conference that includes a 40,000 sq. ft exhibit hall – she was the assistant planner involved in almost all aspects of the Conference. Since 2009, Chareese has assumed the lead management role and has helped grow the conference.

Chareese is also responsible for the management of the International Life Sciences Institute Annual Meeting and several annual special events for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Enterprise Holdings special events and our Lady of Lebanon Church special events.

Chareese develops the budget, function book, diagrams, room setups, audiovisual requirements, does all of the necessary vendor RFPs, has regular internal production meetings, assists with coordinating marketing activities, covering every possible detail when planning a meeting, conference or special event.

Chareese is a member of the International Association Exhibitions and Events (IAEE); proudly hails from Phoenix, Arizona and has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Utah Valley University.

To contact Chareese Cunningham, call (703) 766-4900 ext. 101 or email her at