Meet the Team
Our highly qualified and dedicated team uses their individual skill-sets to achieve a successful outlook for your association.
Association Matters, Inc. remains on top of its game and keeps informed of the latest trends as a member of the American Society of Association Executives [ASAE].
President & CEO
A specialist in organizational management, Peter works with client Boards as an active participant in the leadership team. His sought after advice and guidance promotes association leaders to set their vision, achieve their potential and engage members in their ecosystem.
An association management professional for over 16 years, Peter uses his contagious enthusiasm to create a renewed sense of purpose and a rejuvenated work spirit for our clients and the AMI Team.
Peter holds a Master in Business Administration from New York Institute of Technology. He successfully completed the Organizational Management program from Dale Carnegie in 1984 and the world-renown Customer Service training program offered by the Walt Disney World Company in 1989.
Director of Marketing & Events
Lauren Jeng graduated from Towson University with a Mass Communications Bachelors degree with a concentration in Advertising. Having earned an associate's degree in Elementary Education before attending Towson, Lauren soon realized that her passion was in mass media and communications having firsthand experience with digital marketing, social media, graphics, and analytical insights. Lauren specializes in graphic work and marketing materials. Being highly motivated, timely, organized, and having a sharp eye for the bigger picture, she uses her strengths to ensure that the company and her clients receive the best services and overall product.
Taylor Johnson graduated from Shippensburg University with a Bachelors degree in Human Communications. Upon graduating, she worked at an event company in which she helped plan different events to ensure that each event ran smoothly. Taylor recently finished her coaching career, where she planned travel trips, coordinated team events, and made connections with fellow coaches and future student athletes. Being motivated, organized , and having time management skills, Taylor is excited to be on the AMI team and help clients achieve their goals.
IT & Network
Director of Membership & Sponsors
Aleka McKenzie-Brown graduated from Frostburg State University in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications. Aleka has a background in digital marketing and sales, where she began her professional career. In college, Aleka worked full-time between a restaurant and a coaching position where she began to handle social media business accounts. She completed a marketing internship, which led her to a position in website design and social media management.
Bio coming soon!
Membership & Sponsorship Coordinator
Lauren Kruft graduated from Millersville University with a BA in Psychology and a Sociology minor. After graduation, she worked with children with autism and behavioral and mental health diagnoses. Her passion for helping others merged with her desire to be creative, and she transitioned to digital marketing. She worked on freelance digital marketing and social media projects with clients like Towson University, before joining the AMI Team.
Constantinos graduated from Drew University with a Bachelors degree in Biology. He has worked as an IT consultant for multiple small businesses and medical practices. He is proud to be a part of the Association Matters, Inc. team and looks forward to supporting their technology needs in the future.