Annette Gregg, CMM, MBA is senior vice president of experience for Meeting Professionals International (MPI), where she leads the education and events teams. She has an extensive background in the meeting and hospitality industry, serving in executive-level positions for corporations, associations, and nonprofits. She is a frequent keynote speaker and presents at workshops on topics including experience design, diversity and inclusion, and professional development. Her numerous honors include induction into the Center for Business Intelligence’s Circle of Excellence, the 2018 Coach Award from the Association of Women in Events, and San Diego Planner of the Year from MPI. She served on MPI’s International Board of Directors, including as board chair, from 2014–2019. She is the advisor for the Professional Certificate in Meeting and Event Planning program.