Senior Meeting Planner
NGA Conference Management
Tonya Smith serves as a senior meeting planner in the NGA Office of Meeting Management. She manages registration and housing for NGA’s Annual Winter and Summer Meetings, Seminar for New Governors, as well as planning and implementing meetings for NGA’s Office of Management and Consulting Training and Center for Best Practices.
Prior to her 13 years with NGA, Smith worked as a meeting planner at Northrup Grumman and in the hotel industry for over 10 years.
Tonya has a certification in hotel and restaurant management and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She is a member of the MPI Potomac Chapter.
Tonya resides in Maryland.