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Contact TNNA 

Questions? Please email TNNA at A TNNA team member will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours. 

Contact Phone and Email 

312-321-6857 - Exhibit Help Desk or via email at
312-321-6823 (option 1) - General Information and Membership or via email at
312-321-6823 (option 4) - Event Registration or via email at
312-321-6823 (option 3) - Teacher Information or via email at

TNNA follows a 24-hour return policy on emails and voicemails. If your need is urgent please mark any emails as high-importance.

 Membership and Operations 
The TNNA Membership and Operations team provides customer service support, manages the database, provides oversight of the membership process for new and renewing members and serves as the segment contact. 

Susan Lane

Executive Director


Marlee Honcoop

Membership Services Coordinator 


Paige Schafer

Membership Services Associate

 Event Services 
The TNNA Events Services department provides overall management of the Trade Show including exhibitor relations, vendor management, housing management, facility planning, and registration. 


 Cate Hunter

 Trade Show Manager, Event Lead 




Shelby Fulkerson

Events Coordinator



Kelsey Kwasniak

Trade Show Associate




  Maggie Madrigal

  Events Manager - Registration 



Marketing & Communications 

TNNA’s Marketing and Communications Department provides overall management of TNNA’s marketing and communication channels included emails, social media platforms, TNNANews and blog, and media relations. We also promote TNNA’s two trade shows to the needlearts market. 


Lauren Checea

Marketing & Communications Senior Coordinator 


Emily Drake 

Editorial Senior Coordinator 



Haley Carson

Marketing & Communications Senior Associate


Grace Johnson

Marketing & Communications Senior Associate


Alana Stramowski

Editorial Senior Associate 

 Education & Training
The Education department works with volunteer leadership to develop a year-round calendar of education for all member types. This includes live and on-demand online education, Trade Show programming, and other learning opportunities. Education includes a mix of industry updates, business skills and industry trend information. 

Alexis Kolak

Education Manager


Emily Sokalski

Education Associate

 Exhibit & Sponsorship Sales
The sales team is responsible for helping new and returning exhibitors sign up for exhibits, sponsorships, advertising and add-ons.  

Emily Marxer

Sales Director