Jennifer Flohr Officially Begins Term as Meeting Professionals International Chapter President

California Hotel & Lodging Association’s Senior Vice President Ascends to Leadership Role for Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter

Jennifer Flohr, CAE, CMPSacramento,Calif. -- Jennifer Flohr, CMP,CAE ofthe California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA) has officially began her term on July 1st after being sworn in at the Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPISSN) Annual Gala to become the 2014-15 chapter president. The gala was attended by close to 200 industry professionals and was graciously hosted by the Lions Gate Hotel. 

Flohr has been participating the MPISSN Chapter in a leadership role for three years now, having facilitating educational programming and moving to president elect this past year. The MPISSN Chapter was recently ranked sixth globally in member satisfaction in an annual survey contacted by MPI Headquarters, with Ms. Flohr being recognized with the MPISSN Chapter Leader of the Year Award in 2012. 

Ms. Flohris currently the Senior Vice President for the California Hotel & Lodging Association, responsible for all aspects of meeting and conference planning as well as membership growth and retention, among other duties. Ms. Flohr is a Certified Association Executive (CAE), the highest accreditation in the association field, as well as a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP). Ms. Flohr holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Chico State in Journalism and Public Relations.

“Congratulations to Jennifer in her new role leading the MPISSN Chapter,” stated Lynn Mohrfeld, CAE, President & CEO of the California Hotel & Lodging Association.  “It’s an honor to be able to provide Jennifer with the opportunity to give back to the industry in this volunteer leadership role. The MPISSN Chapter is in very capable hands with Jennifer at the helm.”


About the California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA)
The California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA) is the largest state lodging industry association in the nation and a Partner State Association of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. Its members include all segments of the lodging industry including the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns (CABBI) – California’s largest association of professional innkeepers and certified bed and breakfast inns. CH&LA is the leading resource for communicating and protecting the rights and interests of the California lodging industry. CH&LA was established in 1893. CH&LA is on the web at

About the MPI Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter (MPISSN)
Meeting Professionals International (MPI) isthe largest and most vibrant global meeting and event industry association.The Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter was founded in June 1985 and is the local chapter of MPI serving the greater Sacramento/Northern Nevada region,comprised of approximately160 members. Visit for more information or to join MPI.