Ashleigh Pair Conner
Vice President of Development
Ashleigh Pair Conner brings to the Chamber a deep knowledge of events management in all areas from planning, budgeting, setup, marketing and fundraising. She previously worked for the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center where she was part of the grand opening of the new facility and was part of its subsequent growth and success for fifteen years.
Ashleigh is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a degree in Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management. Additionally, she has earned her CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) designation and is on-track to earn her CVP (Certified Venue Professional) designation. Ashleigh leads the Chamber’s events department in developing and providing strategic opportunities to serve all Partners’ networking and marketing needs, and works with Partners to maximize their sponsorship opportunities.