alissa torchia, cmp
Senior conference manager
Really good at: Building and reconciling event budget spreadsheets
Known for: My smile and tastes in bourbon
Loves: My 9 year old Caviler King Charles Spaniel, Charlie and being outdoors
Guilty as charged: Reorganizing my closets multiple times a year
Alissa joined the Meeting Expectations team in 2016, where she uses her robust project management and event planning background to strengthen client events. Her fortes lie in keeping a close eye on details, logistics and vendor management, where constant communication is key to delivering a memorable event experience. Her current clients include Riverbed Technology, The Association of Financial Technology, and Arby’s. Alissa has more than five years of meeting and event planning experience and is a Certified Meeting Professional.
Most recently, she worked at Omnience Events, where she was the Logistics Manager for both the IBM World of Watson Conference and the Digital Solutions Cooperative Conference. Prior to that, Alissa worked as the Manager of Meetings & Events for the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA).
Alissa attended Georgia College, where she earned her undergraduate degree in Psychology and a Master’s in Public Administration.