AEPA Board

angela-bryant-brownAngela Bryant-Brown

Executive Director

Event Planning Since 1986
AEPA Member since 2013
Angela Bryant-Brown, a native of Syracuse, New York, has been involved in event planning and project management since the young age of 13. Beginning with her eighth grade presidency, serving as the Women’s Dorm President in academy, the Social Vice-President in college, co-director of Youth of the Way (youth program) and later embarking upon a career in project management and event planning, Bryant-Brown has accumulated more than 25 yrs of combined experience in project/program management and event planning.Bryant-Brown is CEO of BF3 Associates LLC specializing in federal contract administration, program and project management and meeting planning and is the ministry leader of Ellington’s Christian Cafe at Community  Praise Church of Alexandria, VA. Bryant-Brown resides in Chantilly, VA with her husband Earl, their daughter Sydni.

downloadJeannie Wright

Recording Secretary
CJ Wright Management (Owner/CEO)
Human Resources Director, South Central Conference
AEPA member since 2014


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Operations Dir., Center for Youth Evangelism, Andrews University
AEPA member since 2007

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Membership Director

NATSEL Management (Owner/CEO)
AEPA Member since 2012


Chariolett M. Johnson, CMPchariolettj1_w-581_h-389

NAD Representative
(Appointed by  Debra Brill, NAD Vice President)
Meeting Planner, North American Division
Event Planning since 1998
AEPA member since 2009

Chariolett M. Johnson is the Meeting Planner for the North American Division of Seventh-day Adventist headquarters office. In her current position, she works with 15 different Ministry Directors with meetings anywhere from 10 to 6,000 in attendance to assist in creating the meeting budgets, hotel contract review, provides counsel during meeting planning process, and on-site management support for meetings and events. She understands the importance of staying current in the industry and was designated as a Certified Meeting Planner (CMP) in 2011 and is a CMP study group leader.Chariolett is recognized in her workplace for her calm spirit and influence with a can-do attitude!  Her goal is to help set everyone up for success in the planning process through communication and teamwork!

staciawright_w-570_h-380Stacia Dulan-Wright

Past President
B.Reel Media Mgmt, LLC (Owner/CEO)
Event Planning since 2002
AEPA member since 2006

Tom Wetmore, Esq

Legal Counsel
Office of General Council
General Conference World Headquarters