Yearly Archives: 2021

CHARLEY DEY, ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Charley was born into the military reunion business. Ted and Molly’s second son, Charley attended quite a few reunions in the Fall of 1994, in utero. His mother, Molly, was AFR’s first employee and we are so happy that Charley has joined the team – in what is truly a family-owned and operated enterprise. After… Read more »

KELLY BRIDGEMAN, EVENT PLANNER

Kelly joined AFR Team in 2021, after serving for 20 years as a Catering and Convention Services Manager at two of our favorite Norfolk hotels. Kelly serviced large conventions, military reunions, family reunions, weddings, and all types of corporate and association meetings. Prior to her career in Norfolk she worked in Gainesville, FL for the… Read more »

AMY LEE, EVENT PLANNER

Amy comes to AFR with 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry. She has held nearly every position within the industry, including Chef, Fine Dining Restaurant Manager, and Director of Catering & Convention Services.  For the past 20 years she worked in hotel convention services in Norfolk and Crystal City, serving social, corporate, association,… Read more »

SHANNON HEISLER, AFR TOURS DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Shannon joined AFR Tours as Director of Operations after many years with coastal Virginia’s previous tour operator. Shannon has worked in destination management for decades. She began her career in Hawaii, serving as Account Administrator working with fortune 500 companies as well as major association groups. She moved to Norfolk in 2001 and served for… Read more »