Coordinator, Business DevelopmentHolden Schachte, Coordinator of Business Development, focuses on supporting Tripp Taylor, Senior Vice President of Business Development, in handling all things related to exhibitors and sponsorship for RILA conferences, as well as Kelly Foelber, Vice President of Membership and Executive Affairs, in processing and onboarding new RILA members.
Prior to joining RILA, Holden attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, graduating with a BA in Political Science and minors in both Economics and American Studies. While attending UNC – Charlotte Holden worked an internship with Perdicus Communications, a start-up Public Relations Firm based out of Washington, D.C. He reported directly to the founder and president of Perdicus, providing him with whatever assistance he needed to get his new organization off the ground. While working towards his degree and his internship Holden participated in many clubs and communities on campus including the UNC-Charlotte Model United Nations, where he participated in several conferences.