Maria Sarabia
Director, Meetings & Events

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Maria Sarabia is responsible for planning and executing all CHPA meetings and events, including site selection, logistical planning and preparation, vendor relationships, and all other meetings-related matters. Sarabia oversees a meetings team which is committed to ensuring the success of every CHPA member meeting.

Sarabia joined CHPA in 1999 and has worked in positions of increasing responsibility within the meetings department. Prior to joining CHPA, she did administrative, logistics, and meetings support work for the National Academy of Sciences.

Sarabia is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA).

Education: B.S., Business and Management/Marketing Communications, University of Maryland, University College