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Conference Services Staff

Conference Services takes great pride in the quality of the staff we recruit and retain. Our summer workforce consists of professional staff members and both graduate and undergraduate students. During the academic year, we have one part-time and three full-time staff members. Our staff has affiliations with The Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors-International, The Association of College and University Housing Officers-International, The National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, and The American College Personnel Association.

sherry ebrahimi

Sherry Ebrahimi, Director of University Conferences
P: 404.727.0429
F: 404.727.4774

The primary function of the Director of Conference Services is to serve the Emory University community (deans, faculty, administrators, department heads, and students) by planning educational conferences, conventions, seminars, and special events to be conducted on Emory’s campus. This position also assists in serving the outreach goals of Emory’s Office of University Conferences by marketing the campus to local, regional, national, and international community and bringing programs to the campus that are external to the University. Additionally, the Director of University Conferences oversees all professional and managerial staff in the Office, and serves as the liaison to Campus Life.

Originally from Nashville, TN, Sherry Ebrahimi received her B.A. from Emory University and her M.S. in Higher Education Administration from Florida State University. Sherry has worked at Emory in many different capacities, and became the Director of Conference Services in Spring of 2002.

elijah ajayi

Elijah Ajayi, Assistant Director of Conference Services

The primary responsibility of the Associate Director is to develop marketing initiatives for the Summer Intern Housing Program and to coordinate the Conferences program at Clairmont Campus. Additionally, the Associate Director supervises student staff and assists with operations on main campus. 

moira sullivan

Moira Sullivan, Conference Coordinator

P: 404.727.0428
F: 404.727.4774

The Conference Coordinator of the Office of University Conferences is a one-year fellowship program offered to recent Emory graduates through Campus Life at Emory University. This position is primarily responsible for the recruitment and selection of student staff, development of publications, and marketing for the department. The Conference Coordinator also supervises student staff.

SIHP manager

Vacant, Summer Intern Housing Program (SIHP) Manager

P: 404.712.2492
F: 404.727.4774

The Summer Intern Housing Program (SIHP) Manager is a part-time position from January through May, and full-time from May through August. This position oversees all aspects of the Summer Intern Housing Program, including occupancy management, billing, programming, customer service, and staff scheduling.