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North East North American Federation


Jennifer Forney
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford

A NENA Experience!

Happy Holidays! I hope you survived the end of the semester and finals week! The NENA Federation Leadership team would like to send out the following reminders to make sure each member is updated with Federation news:


Please reach out to any of the NENA leadership team to get involved.
    • Strategic Planning
    • Scholarships
    • Education
    • Research
    • Conference & Events
    • Membership & Development

Our Regional Conference in Morgantown, WV will be here before we know it. The conference committee, AJ Aluri, and his team have an amazing program planned for our members. Conference registration is open and now that winter break has arrived, let’s get those submissions rolling!  Thank you to everyone who signed up as a reviewer. Please see the links below:

Conference Registration:
Submit Research via Easy Chair:
Review Submission Guidelines:

Legacy Lecturer

When considering your nomination, your recommendation should meet the following criteria:
    • Current or former NENA Federation Member.
    • Nominee has made contributions to advancing hospitality and tourism education and research in the NENA Federation, ICHRIE, and/or industry.

I wish each of you a Happy Holiday & a Happy New Year!  Remember this is a great time of year to share the Spirit of Hospitality! A smile, a hug, a handshake, a “thank you”, or “your welcome”, goes a long way and sometimes is just what someone needs! How are you going to show your #pineapplepassion this holiday season?

Please feel free to contact me directly at with any comments, questions, or concerns.  See you next year!

In Hospitality,

Jennifer Forney
NENA President


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