Angela Layton is a certified meeting professional with a certificate in meeting management who is dedicated to producing high-impact meetings and events that deliver on strategic goals. Angela brings a high-energy approach and more than 15 years of experience to meeting and event planning, production, tradeshow program management, marketing, public relations, communications and project management in the corporate, government, non-profit and association industries.
Angela is an active member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI), currently serving on the WEC Educational Proposal Review Task Force. Previous MPI volunteer roles have included chairwoman of the Membership Advisory Council, member of the Chapter & Membership Advisory Council and two-term member of the Membership Advisory Council. Locally, she has served on the Tennessee Tourism Roundtable Board of Directors and has held multiple positions on the Tennessee Chapter Board of Directors, culminating with the role of president in 2009-2010.
A two-time recipient of the MPI Tennessee Chapter Planner of the Year Award and 2009 MPI:TN President’s Award honoree, Angela is dedicated to sharing her love of the industry. She is a faculty member for the Meeting and Event Certificate Program at the Center for Executive Education at Belmont University and has been a featured speaker at MPI:TN’s Industry Education Day and the Tennessee Governor’s Conference on Tourism.
Angela holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations from Middle Tennessee State University.
ANGELA LAYTON, CMP, CMM
Senior Meeting Planner
National Association of State Boards of Accountancy
150 Fourth Ave. North, St. 700
Nashville, TN 37219