Contact Us

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


Jeannie Binz

Sales Manager

The National NeedleArts Association
330 N. Wabash Avenue
Suite 2000
Chicago IL 60611
United States
Phone: 312-321-6823