Branch Chief, Conference Services

Terrence Calhoun provides strategic leadership and planning, management oversight, and staff supervision/training for RLA’s conference services team. He has more than 20 years of experience in conference planning and outreach, including as Director of Conferences and Meeting Services for the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC), Senior Account Executive with Matthews Media Group, and most recently as the Conference and Events Manager for The Health HIV in Washington, DC, where he grew a biannual conference attended by 100-200 persons to a large annual conference attended by 1,100 persons in 2019. Mr. Calhoun was responsible for soliciting sponsorships, negotiating contracts, monitoring budgets, managing all pre and post event logistics, and introducing social media labs at the conferences to great acclaim.