SMPS Boston Announces New Board of Directors for 2017-2018


Boston – SMPS Boston, a volunteer organization for marketing professionals in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (A/E/C) industries, announced their new board of directors for the upcoming year.

The new board includes twelve members of SMPS Boston, all of whom represent and help the organization in meeting its mission of being the primary resource for education, team building and strategic and marketing information for SMPS members and others involved in the built environment.

The Board has dedicated this program year to the theme of Elevate in the spirit of goal setting and self-improvement., challenging member to participate in SMPS in new and different ways this year.

SMPS Boston is one of the largest and most active chapters in the Society for Marketing Professional Services. This year marks the chapter’s 36th year. The organization has over 25 programs to unveil in the upcoming year and special events to commemorate its 36 years of service. The 2017-18 Board of Directors is represented by the following impressive roster of A/E/C marketing and business development professionals.

Pia Cardinali, CPSM – President 

Marketing Manager | CRJA -IBI Group


Valerie Puchades, CPSM – Vice President/President-Elect 

Marketing Director | BH+A


Sarah Hotchkiss – Past President 

Marketing & Business Development Strategist | Commodore Builders


Suzanne King, CPSM – Secretary 

Marketing Manager | Mass Electric Construction Co.


Karen Wilson – Treasurer 

Senior Marketing Coordinator | Sanborn Head & Associates, Inc.


Jennifer Tulipani, PMP – Director of Special Events 

Senior Marketing Specialist | SGH


Elena Lelchuk – Director of Communications

Marketing + Public Relations Manager | Commodore Builders


Hilary Nieukirk, CPSM – Director of CPSM Certification 

Marketing Manager | Shawmut Design & Construction


Alexandra Saccone – Director of Education 

Graphic Designer | National Development


Nicole Buxton – Director of Membership

Senior Marketing Manager | Bond


Jessica Darling – Director of Outreach

Marketing Coordinator | Stantec


Michele Blair – Director of Programs 

Marketing Director | Chapman Construction/Design

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