Board of Directors

President
Richard Roche

Executive Vice President, Client Strategist
Edelman

 

Vice President
Baomy Wehrle
Director of Ad Sales Turner

Secretary
Tina Justice
Client Planning Director
Viacom

Treasurer
Maureen Glure

EVP
Starcom

 

Past President 
Kim Theiss
Independent Board Director

Monique N. Bhargava 
Partner/CAF Legal Counsel
Loeb and Loeb

Director

Dan Bonert

Senior Media Manager

Amazon

Director

Mark Book

Head of Content North America

Digitas

Director
Dave Cleary

President of Sales, Central Region
Microsoft

Director
Paul Dean

RVP Sales
NinthDecimal

Director
Josh Ehart

EVP, Chief Innovation Officer
Energy BBDO
Director
Shaun Healy

Sr. Manager, Media and Digital Marketing
US Cellular
Director
Lisa Jillson

Marketing Leader
Arity
Director
Anya Pshenychny
Young professionals & Partnerships
Director
Mark Rowland
Client Engagement
Director
Keevie Silvay

Global Client Lead
Facebook
Director
Rocco Smeriglio

Advertising Agency Development Lead
Target
 
Director
Jason DaWayne Smith

Sr. Partner, Managing Director of Digital Investment
Mindshare

Director
Susan Stefaniak

Global Managing Director
Ogilvy and Mather

Director
Kristian May-Stewart

Sr. VP Strategy Analytics and Research
Ten35

Director
Jill Sylvester
Connect @ Publicis Media
Publicis Media

Director
Edna Uribe

Vice President, Director of Sales
Univision

 

Director
Joan Vivaldelli

Sr. VP, Director Talent Management

Leo Burnett

Director
Erica Walsh
Global Media Manager

Director
Leslie Wheeler,
VP, National Sales, Central Region

Screenvision

Director
Lizette Williams
Head of Cultural
Engagement
McDonald's
   

 

 

 

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