Conference Services

Sherry Phillips Gleason, CCEP

Director of Conference Services
Smiling Woman

Office Location

111 Abromson Center, Portland




Sherry Phillips Gleason, CCEP, Director of Conference Services, has been with USM and Conference Services since 1993. Sherry has worked in every aspect of the Conference operation and can provide a calm and gracious presence as well as a comprehensive view of any event. While she specializes in large-scale events, strategic scheduling and innovative use of space, Sherry excels at creating a collaborative atmosphere. When the Abromson Community Education Center opened in 2005, she took on a leadership role as well as the day to day logistics of the building. Sherry received her Certified Conference Event Professional certification in 2008 and was recertified in 2020.