As vice president of Meetings, Conventions and Expositions for the National Automobile Dealers Association, Melissa Wolpert, CMP, directs the planning, production and execution of the annual NADA Show, the largest event in the U.S. auto industry. She also oversees the biannual American Truck Dealers Show and NADA’s annual legislative conference, two industry-wide forums, and various board and committee meetings.
Wolpert has been with NADA since 2008 and was previously senior director of Convention Services and Operations.
A meeting professional for over 24 years, Wolpert has worked on other large trade shows at the National Association of Convenience Stores, the Synthetic Organic Manufacturers Association, the American Association of School Administrators and the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C.
A Certified Meeting Professional, Wolpert graduated from Radford University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing.