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Damelia ShawDamelia Shaw
Damelia Shaw
Director, Strategic Programs and Partnerships

As Director of Strategic Programs & Partnerships, Damelia Shaw is responsible for fostering partnerships and increasing ASID’s presence at industry conferences and tradeshows.

Prior to joining ASID, Damelia worked with two organizations that promoted the nation’s capital. She served as the Director of Business Development & Event Marketing at Washington DC Economic Partnership, where she led the execution of three signature events, including SXSW, as well as the development of partner and sponsor programs. It was in her role as Senior Partnerships & Alliances Marketing Manager for Destination DC, the official destination marketing organization for Washington, DC, where her love for the city grew.

Damelia is a native Washingtonian and proud terrapin, graduating from the University of Maryland with a BA in communications.  

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Damelia

  1. Produced a music showcase during one of the largest festivals in the U.S.
  2. Loves swimming and spends the majority of the summer at the pool or beach.
  3. Was a volunteer for the White House in 7th grade.
  4. Is an admitted reality TV junkie.
  5. Hosted and planned a presidential inaugural ball in 2008.