Posts Categorized: staff

Molly Dey, President

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Molly joined AFR in 1989, straight out of college. Having started AFR the year before, Ted was in need of someone who could handle the planning and execution of the reunions rapidly coming aboard. Today Molly is the widely recognized leader of the nation’s leading military event planning company. She oversees the Event Planners for… Read more »

Ted Dey, Founder


Ted founded the company in 1988 after serving five years with the Norfolk Convention & Visitors Bureau. In 1984 he initiated the nation’s first marketing campaign directed at the military reunion market. Having spent over 30 years working with reunions, it could be said that Ted’s got seniority on everyone in the industry. In the… Read more »

Donna Lee, Senior Event Planner

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Donna came on board in 1991 after graduating from Old Dominion University. It is largely because of Donna’s immense contributions over the years that AFR is where it is today. There are groups for which Donna has planned reunions for twenty years; to her they’re family, not just clients. There’s hardly a city in which… Read more »

Allison Clark – Event Planner

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Before joining AFR in 2015 Allison enjoyed a successful career with Educational Connections as a Marketing and Content Manager in the DC area – directing outreach programs and coordinating large projects and events. Alli is especially proficient in social media, blogging content, and manages our monthly newsletters. Her relentless attention to detail make her a… Read more »

Mandy Levins, Office Manager

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Mandy started in 2005, having gained most of her industry experience with a local motorcoach company. She is our main data entry person, one of our computer experts, and after nine remarkable years simply irreplaceable. Mandy’s position is critical to the smooth operation of our office, as she’s responsible for maintaining all group databases, designing registration websites… Read more »