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Barbara Kemmis
Barbara Kemmis Executive Director CANA Biography Barbara has over 20 years of experience developing and marketing member benefits, providing leadership in professional associations, fundraising and creating professional development opportunities. Most recently the Director of Member Services at the American Theological Library Association, Chicago, Illinois, she previously served as Vice President of Library and Nonprofit Services...
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Lori Salberg
Lori Salberg Director of Business Development Recurring Services Johnson Consulting Group Biography Lori Salberg is Director of Business Development, Recurring Services at Johnson Consulting Group. Lori has over 18 years of combined experience in cemetery, funeral, and crematory management, developing marketing and outreach programs, and recruiting, training, and retaining highly-effective cemetery sales teams. She owns a...
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Roberta Knauf
Roberta Knauf Chairperson ICCFA/PLPA Biography Robeta Knuaf has been in the retail pet industry since 1982 owning and operating retail stores as well as a boarding kennel, day care, training facility.  She is an accomplished dog groomer, a member of the American Pet Dog Trainers Association, American Boarding Association, is accredited to give the AKC...
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Rory McKeown
Rory McKeown Licensed Embalmer  Dodge Biography Rory has been a licensed funeral director for over thirty years, beginning his career in the Chicago area working with a family owned funeral home, and then spending the remainder of his time there as a trade embalmer specializing in difficult cases. He is a licensed funeral director and...
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Elisa Krcilek
Elisa Krcilek President Elect CANA Biography Elisa has been the of Vice-President and General Manager of Mountain View Funeral Home & Cemetery for the last 5 years. She is a Licensed Funeral Director, Embalmer, Cremationist, Pre-Need Sales and Cemetery Specialist and have been in the business since 1990. Former Western Regional Manager for Matthews Intl....
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Wallace P. Hooker, CFSP MBIE
Wallace P. Hooker, CFSP MBIE Lecturer, Embalmer Friends & Family Funeral Home Biography Wallace, or Wally as most folks call him, grew up on a farm near Francesville, IN. He graduated from West Central High School in 1972. He attended Purdue University and graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in Wheeling, IL. He attended...
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Jack Tynan
Jack Tynan Sales Account Executive Funeral Innovations Biography An experienced digital marketer, Jack has worked with clients in many different industries helping them to navigate the ever-changing world of online marketing. Jack's main focus is helping businesses create a digital strategy that will help them achieve their goals. In working with over 650+ funeral homes Jack has...
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