Nicole Ellickson joined AFCC in October 2013 as the Meeting Manager. She will manage conferences and training programs, coordinating with presenters, members, hotels and other service providers. Nicole earned an Associate’s Degree in Hotel/Restaurant Management from Madison Area Technical College and worked at Marriott for over 12 years, most recently as a Senior Event Manager in the Chicago area. She is a member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI).
Corinne Bennett joined AFCC as a Program Coordinator in 2015. Corinne is responsible for creating and identifying marketing strategy to reach family law professionals. She works to cultivate relationships with sponsors and exhibitors for all AFCC conferences and leads in advertising and selling exhibit space. Corinne is the Associate Editor of the eNEWS, AFCC’s monthly digital newsletter with over 20,000 subscribers. She writes content for weekly eBlasts, manages the Parenting Coordination Listserv, coordinates the Annual Silent Auction, assists with scholarships and manages all social media channels. Corinne earned her BA in International Studies with an emphasis in Political Science and dual minors in English Literature and French from Pepperdine University.
Patrick Sommer joined AFCC as the Program Assistant in 2016. Patrick is, primarily, responsible for membership customer service. Additionally, he assists with membership records, renewals, and new member applications. Patrick currently has a BS in Health Sciences from Bradley University and is focused on continuing his education via the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the field of computer science.