About darnette Darnette Holbert is a senior conference manager with Meeting Expectations. She manages large scale corporate and association client events. She provides strategic guidance and operational planning in exhibitor and exhibit hall management, event graphics coordination, sponsorship management, audience engagement techniques and speaker management. Darnette has over 20 years of experience in the meeting management industry. Prior to joining Meeting Expectations, Darnette worked at Imedex, a global medical oncology meetings company, where she honed her management skills in an international environment. She also worked in the Blockbuster corporate office as a conference manager. Darnette is a graduate of Florida State University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in communications.