Visit Irving Staff

Executive Team


Maura Gast, FCDME

Executive Director

Diana Pfaff

Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Lori Fojtasek

Vice President, Sales & Services

Mike Zumbaugh, CDME

Vice President, Finance & Administration

Sales and Services

Lori Fojtasek; Vice President, Sales and Services
Cheryl Hopkins; Sales Manager, Corporations beginning with letters A-K, Airlines: 972-401-7712
Debbie Roberts; Sales Manager, Sports and Entertainment: 972-401-7716
Katherine DiPietro, CHSE; Sales Manager, SMERF and Travel Industry: 972-401-7713
Kelly Roche; Sales Manager, Corporations beginning with letters L-Z, Government: 972-401-7715
Lori Mansell; Sales Manager, National and State Associations: 972-401-7714
Wendy Foster, CMP; Convention Services Manager: 972-401-7717
Kathy Levine; Convention Services Manager: 972-401-7718
Brenda Lopez; Sales and Services Coordinator: 972-401-7719

Marketing and Communications

Diana Pfaff; Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Monty White, CHDM; Director of Marketing
Lori Sirmen; Communications Manager
Kayla Mansour; Marketing Manager
Carol Stoddard; Marketing and Communications Coordinator


Mike Zumbaugh, CDME; Vice President, Finance and Administration 
Marianne Lauda; Director of Finance
Barb Schingle; Technology Director
Carol Boyer, CMP; Office Manager
Monica Soto; Senior Accounting Clerk
April Stallings; Visitor Services Coordinator