AFIA Welcomes New Manager of Meetings and Events

June 27, 2017

Contact Codi Coulter

ConnieThe American Feed Industry Association welcomes Constance Samuels as its new manager of meetings and events. She will work with Veronica Rovelli, AFIA senior director of meetings and events, in planning and executing events, partner educational programs, committee meetings, Board meetings and webcasts.

Samuels joins AFIA from Envision EMI, where she served as contracts and events manager. She has additional experience in the events industry from the Greater Madison Convention and Visitors Bureau in Madison, Wisconsin, and White Lodging Services in Austin, Texas.

“Connie brings a wealth of diverse experience, and I’m excited to have her on board,” said Rovelli.

Samuels holds a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management from Virginia State University and is a certified meeting professional.

Samuels joined AFIA June 21. She can be reached at (703) 558-3573 or