TSSA Committees

If you are interested in serving on a TSSA committee or task force, please contact any of the TSSA staff liaisons using the email links below,or call Ginny Sutton at 888-259-4902.

Charitable Fundraising Committee

Co-chairs: Doug and David Hunt, Owner's Management Company
Staff liaison: Ginny Sutton
Plans strategies and methods for generating as much money as possible for TSSA’s annual charitable fundraising for the Shriners Hospitals for Children--Galveston. Members solicit donations of items and find ways to encourage members to support the cause.

Communications Committee

Chair: Lisa Meylor, Green Light Self Storage
Contractor/liaison: Jennifer Taylor, Managing Editor, Self-Storage News

Makes recommendations to the Board with feedback from the TSSA staff for changes to printed and electronic publication formats; helps determine editorial calendar and content; helps solicit or contribute articles. Occasionally reviews TSSA's magazine and website and provides feedback.

2018 Conference Committee

Chair: Jeanne Dube, Solid Ground Storage
Staff liaison: Sonnia Montemayor
Responsible for general planning of events and seminars for the annual conference and trade show.  With a primary focus of increasing attendance and offering quality educational choices, this group makes recommendations to staff regarding session topics and speakers.

Education Committee 

Chair: John Manes, Pinnacle Storage Properties, LLC
Staff liaison: Sonnia Montemayor
Makes recommendations to the board regarding new and existing education programs for the Association. Makes recommendations for changes in TSSA-sponsored education after reviewing feedback from attendees. Develops new coursework and curricula as needed. Creates the vision regarding the number and type of seminars or other educational offerings to help establish the annual calendar of educational events.

Government Affairs

Chair: Amy Nolan, The Storage Place
Staff liaison: Ginny Sutton
This important committee works on advocacy to protect and promote the interests of the membership and the association's strategic vision. Tasks include reviewing proposed legislation and interacting with legislators to support TSSA's legislative initiatives.

Task Forces:

- Forms Software Integrations--Chaired by Chris Martin, Ideal Self Storage
- Large Operators Advisory Group--Chaired by Rick Jones, Advantage Storage

Staff Liaisons:
Kay Davis, Director of Membership
Sonnia Montemayor, Director of Education
Jennifer Taylor,  Managing Editor, Self-Storage News
Ginny Sutton, Executive Director

Questions:  (888) 259-4902