JMS Team

Scott Hall – Owner, Technology Specialist

scottScott Hall brings three important areas together for our non-profit partner needs – technology, media and business. Scott directs all JMS technologies, delivering expertise to everyday situations and customized solutions to fit the needs of each organization.

Scott’s previous experience in broadcast media technology.  Scott’s education starts with a B.A. in Business Administration with focus on organization management and also includes Microsoft certifications MCSE and MCSA.  This and his education aids in providing guidance for the member-based organizations seeking growth and exposure.

Josie Chavez Hall – Owner, Administration and Membership Specialist


Josie Chavez Hall has over twenty-five years of administration experience. She worked twenty years as a paralegal and law office administrator in the Denver area prior to co-founding JMS in 2006.

Josie manages the Association of Corporate Counsel – Colorado Chapter as well as the Colorado Court Reporters Association. Josie also works on business development and provides meeting planning and administrative support for multiple clients.


Mary Chavez Rudolph, Ph.D – Owner, Education Specialist


Mary brings expertise in education and training, leadership development and certification. Mary has a masters in counseling psychology and counselor education, a doctorate in Educational Leadership and Innovation and she has extensive experience with professional associations. She has served as a volunteer in board member and officer positions and served as Executive Director for a large national association.

Robert Chavez – Client Services Manager

Robert Chavez has been with JMS for over seven years and he works on all association accounts, managing memberships, registrations and sponsorships. He provides meeting planning support and helps manage the JMS office.

Michelle Reyes – Client Support & Account Coordinator

Michelle Reyes has been with JMS for over five years and she works on all association accounts. She supports member registration and events. When you call or come in, Michelle is usually the first person you will meet and she will help to answer all your questions.

Deborah Ortiz – Association Executive


Deborah has over 25 years experience working with non-profit organizations and universities. She serves as the Executive Director for the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders, providing support to their Executive Board, annual conference, and oversees CSDCAS and all aspects of CAPCSD membership and administration. Deborah has a B.A. Degree in General Studies – Social, Behavioral, and Human Understanding Emphasis.

Ned Campbell – Director of Meetings and Continuing Education

ned.160Ned has over 30 years of experience working with non-profit organizations, primarily in the membership, continuing education and meetings areas. He developed expertise in association management, regulatory compliance, project management and business development while working for CPAs, accountants and bookkeepers. Ned serves as the Director of Meetings and Continuing Education for the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CAPCSD) and oversees all of their meetings, annual conference, online education and CEU reporting. He is a member of the American Society of Association Executives and Florida Society of Association Executives.

Colleen Schneider – Event Planner & Administration Support

Colleen Schneider has 11 years of experience in the hotel and hospitality industry in addition to higher education focus in Hotel Management.  This gives Colleen a firm grasp in planning your event or meeting.

Key Alliances

alliancesAlthough many of the resources that JMS provides are in-house services, we have alliances with outside professionals for specialized services. Some key alliances include legal resources that specialize in association and nonprofit organization law; management consulting firms focused on helping nonprofit organizations effectively address strategic issues; auditing and investment services; printing resources for promotional brochures, journals and newsletters; and insurance companies that specialize in working with associations.


Years in Business


Meetings & Events Planned .. and counting!