Contact SMA

Phone: 515-282-8192 | Fax: 515-282-9117

Jeana Schultz

Direct Line:
515-282-8192 x. 415

Jeana Schultz, IOM | Executive Director

As the Executive Director for SMA and SMA Foundation, Jeana works closely with the Board of Directors to ensure the mission and vision of the association are carried out and further the organization as a whole. She works in collaboration with the SMA team on membership, education and the annual seminar. Before joining the SMA team in March 2020, Jeana worked for over 12 years serving Chamber of Commerce organizations in the Des Moines area. She graduated from Iowa State University with Distinction with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Journalism and Mass Communications with a Public Relations emphasis and minoring in Speech Communications and Sociology. Jeana currently resides in West Des Moines, IA with her husband and two daughters.

Kate Banasiak

Direct Line:
515-282-8192 x. 407

Kate Banasiak | Senior Manager

Kate Banasiak, Senior Management, has been with Stadium Managers Association since 2009 and with DMS since 2005 Prior to joining DMS, she worked as a meeting and convention planner in the hotel industry. Kate volunteers for several civic organizations; is a graduate of the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute; a graduate of Goldman Sachs 10KSB Small Business; and has also been recognized in the Business Record’s 40 Under Forty and West Des Moines’ Emerging Citizen of the Year. She currently serves as the SMA Senior Manager utilizing her 15 years of association experience to provide strategic operational advice for advancing the organization. One of Kate’s favorite quotes is, “Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it” (Winston Churchill).

Devin Happe

Direct Line:
515-282-8192 x. 403

Devin Keyes | Associate Director of Education

Devin is a graduate of Iowa State University with a BA in Event Management and a minor in Business.

Devin has managed many different aspects of conferences for various clients. Additionally, Devin has had the opportunity to expand her experience with a wide variety of event registration, logistics, and has learned new ways to improve and streamline processes for attendees and speakers. Working with diverse clientele and event types, Devin is able to provide valued input to the planning and execution process. If you have questions, Devin can assist with event sponsorships, seminar questions and continuing education via town halls or the webinar series, so please reach out!

Sarah Fixmer

Direct Line:
515-282-8192 x. 421

Sarah Fixmer | Associate Director of Membership

Sarah has recently joined the Stadium Managers Association staff. As the Associate Director of Membership, Sarah can assist you with any of your membership questions. Her goal is to make sure everyone is utilizing their membership benefits to their full extent, so if you need a refresher on what you have available to you, please reach out.

Outside of work, Sarah enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and their dog, biking, and going to Farmers Markets throughout Spring and Summer.

Stacey Reichling

Direct Line:
515-282-8192 x. 417

Stacey Reichling | Associate Director of Technology, Media & Communications

Stacey is an Iowa State University graduate (Go State!), with a BS in Marketing and a focus on Business Management. After graduating, Stacey worked in advertising and sales in Eastern Iowa, but moved back to the Des Moines area to focus on a career in Non-Profit and Event Management. Stacey’s been working with SMA since 2010.  As coordinator for database development, website design, and print media design, she works with many Non-Profit clients in addition to independent database and web clients.

Shortly after starting at DMS, Stacey met her husband, Jake (also an ISU grad); they currently live in Ankeny and are raising two future cyclones.

Molly Eklund

Molly Eklund | Accounting Manager

Molly graduated from Iowa State University with a BS in Accounting and a Master of Accounting. She began her career as an accountant in the biodiesel and automobile industries. As a member of the accounting team, she has gained valuable non-profit experience working with numerous clients and continuous non-profit training and education. Molly is a Certified Accounting and Implementation Specialist with Sage Intacct, the cloud-based accounting software employed. Additional expertise in the accounting software allows for the ability to provide key information via customized reports and online features.  Molly is also currently working towards additional NonProfit certifications for accounting services