CMP certification Carol Norfleet serves as Executive Vice President & COO with Destination Nashville. Known for her preparation sessions for the CMP certification as the Study Group Leader for TN, recently she was asked by MPI to co-teach the first CMP Boot Camp in Beijing, China this past August. She served as President for the Tennessee Chapter of MPI in 2000-01 and was a member of the Resumes and Work Orders Group for the APEX Commission. She served MPI in 2008-09 on the groundbreaking Future of Meetings Task Force. In March 2009 she was awarded the Joanne O’Connor President’s Award from ADME, the Association of Destination Management executives, for her leadership roles within Destination Nashville and dedication to industry education. As a faculty member for the Belmont University Event Certification Program, Carol is a requested presenter on meetings industry issues such as site selection, food and beverage, and destination management as well as the CMP program. She received the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) designation in 2000 and her Destination Management Certified Professional (DMCP) through ADME in 2002. Carol has her B.S. and M.B.A. from Austin Peay State University.