National Staff

American Culinary Federation
180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32095
(800) 624-9458
Fax: (904) 940-0741
acf@acfchefs.net

Administration
Heidi Cramb - Executive Director (904) 484-0224
American Academy of Chefs
Faith Rose - Administrative Assistant (904) 484-0202
Communications
Karen Mathis - Director of Marketing and Communications (904) 484-0247
Kay Orde - The National Culinary Review Editor (904) 484-0216
Stacy Gammill - Content Development and Public Relations Manager (904) 484-0213
David Ristau - Creative Services Manager (904) 484-0245
Certification
Jeremy J. Abbey, CEC, CEPC, CCE, CCA - Director of Certification (904) 484-0250
Jean McElwain - Assistant Manager of Certification (904) 484-0249
Erica Moyers - Certification Assistant (904) 484-0246
Kimberly Waltz - Certification Administrative Assistant (904) 484-0222
Education
Lori Weber - Director of Education and Programs (904) 484-0208
Accreditation
Kris Shugart - Accreditation Coordinator (904) 484-0219
Scott Taylor - Accreditation Coordinator (904) 484-0215
Dana Baldwin - Accreditation Assistant (904) 484-0235
LeShay Main - Accreditation Project Coordinator (904) 484-0231
Cynthia Gaines - Apprenticeship Programs & Quality Programs Coordinator (904) 484-0217
Events Management
Kim Wright, CMP - Events Director (904) 484-0244
Amy Thomason - Conference and Events Project Manager (904) 484-0225
Jayme Booth - Conference and Events Project Manager (904) 484-0243
Sarah Allison - Events Coordinator (904) 484-0211
Finance
Everett Parker - Director of Finance (904) 484-0209
Tammy Moyers - Assistant Accounting Manager (904) 484-0237
Coleen Gaines - Staff Accountant (904) 484-0220
Erlie Paprocki - Staff Accountant (904) 484-0241
Information Technology
Michael Tadlock - Technology Manager (904) 484-0234
Edward Halman - IT Technical Support Assistant (904) 484-0238
Membership
Leigh Slayden - Director of Membership Development (904) 484-0210
Jacqui Pressinger - Director of Corporate and Professional Development (904) 484-0207
Kathryn Adams - Membership Coordinator (904) 484-0242
Skye Bowlin - Membership Coordinator (904) 484-0214
Katie Hunter - Member Retention Coordinator (904) 484-0229
Sales
Dave Merli - Sales Specialist (904) 484-0319