Director of Meetings and Events
Deena Rawlings is the director of meetings and events. In this role, Deena oversees the activities of the meetings and exhibits staff for all ASPS/PSF meeting, including Plastic Surgery The Meeting, clinical symposia, practice management workshops, governance and organizational meetings.
Deena has worked in medical associations for 10 years. Prior to joining ASPS in 2015, she was the society relations manager at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, where she managed three orthopaedic specialty organizations: J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, and Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society. She was also the meetings manager at the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, where she oversaw the association's Annual Meeting and several conference programs and workshops.
Deena began her association career in Baltimore, where she worked for an education foundation.
After a long 17 years of braving the bitter cold winters of Chicago, Deena now resides back in her home state of Maryland.