A Little Bit About Us!

The management team at Queen Communications includes seasoned personnel who have a combined 100 years of experience with associations.

Marie B. Queen has more than 30 years of association management experience. She has worked with international, national, regional, state and local associations as Executive Director, Administrator, and Advisor.

She has a master’s degree in English Literature and started her association career with the Institute of Food Technologists and the National Association of Realtors.

When she relocated to Columbia, South Carolina in 1990, she founded Queen Communications providing editorial and public relations services to associations.

From these humble origins, she expanded her services to include turn-key management of several professional and trade organizations. Marie is a member of the ASAE and the Center for Association Leadership, the AMC Institute, and the South Carolina Society of Association Executives. She leads her business and her personal life by Robert Browning’s line from the poem Andrea Del Sarto, “Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, Or what’s a heaven for?”