Christy Hicks

Christy Hicks

Events Manager

Christy joins DISCUS with over 15+ years of proven achievements producing impactful learning and networking experiences (meetings, conferences, and special events) for primarily domestic and international trade associations and nonprofits. She most recently has been responsible for producing exclusive high touch events for top C-level executives of successful convenience retailing companies and suppliers such as 7-eleven and Mars Wrigley for the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) and special fundraising events for the Sundance Film Festival. (a bucket list dream of hers). She has a Certified Meeting Planner (CMP) designation.

Christy’s most favorite drink? A sweet (less sour) Cuban Mojito with spearmint.

Something you should know about Christy? Her father was a pioneer with NASA and began his career with them as a teenager. Her mom was a leader in the feminist movement and helped establish Title IX in Texas schools, so that she and her sisters could play sports. Christy loves to travel and has traveled all over the world. Her absolute favorite place is Machu Picchu in Peru.