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Marilyn Yvonne Daigneault

Marilyn Yvonne Daigneault, American meeting planner, consultant, association executive.


  • Daigneault, Marilyn Yvonne was born on April 18, 1935 in Atlanta. Daughter of Charles Frederick and Gaynell Edith (Teem) Eichwurtzle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Journalism, Maine University, 1957.


    • Administrative assistant H.B. Atkinson Company, Washington, 1963—1966. Free lance proofreader, 1970—1975. Meeting and incentive planner, corporations and associations, since 1975.

      Director D&D Associates, Rockville, since 1982. Executive director Association Indiana Meeting Planners, since 1986. Editor-in-chief Indiana Meeting Planner, 1986—1988.

      Executive director & founder emeritus Indiana Meeting Planners Association, since 1988. Vice president Daigneault Communications, Inc., 1990.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Active member National Federation Republican Women, 1983—1986. Sponsor Grand Old Party Victory Fund, 1984—1987. Sustaining member sustaining mem, 1989.

    Charter founder Ronald Reagan Republican Center, 1990. Member Republican Presidential Citizen's Advisory Commission, 1989, National Audubon Society, 1989, Nature Conservancy, 1989, N.A. Bluebird Society, 2009, National Wildlife Federation, 1989. Member of Consultant League, American Association Professional Consultant, National Association Women Business Owners, American Society Writers, American Society Association Executives, National Association Female Executives (network director 1985-1987), Epsilon Delta Chi.



    Writing, travel.


    • Married William Lawrence Stephenson, June 17, 1955 (divorced 1960). Children: Beverly, Mark, Douglas. Married George Arthur Daigneault, January 21, 1962.

      Children: Ruth, Susan, Joseph, Davidstepchildren: Rachelle, Michael.
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    Born April 18, 1935
    • 1957
      Maine University
    • 1963 - 1966
      Administrative assistant, H.B. Atkinson Company
      Washington, United States
    • 1970 - 1975
      free lance proofreader
    • 1975
      meeting and incentive planner
    • 1982
      director, D&D Associates
      Rockville, Maryland, United States
    • 1986
      executive, director Association Indiana Meeting Planners