Board of Directors

President
Lizette Williams
Head of Cultural
Engagement
McDonald's

 

Vice President 
Kim Theiss
VP, Multiplatform Sales
Disney ABC Sales

Immediate Past President
Lisa Jillson
Director of Marketing
Arity

Jill Sylvester, Treasurer
Connect @ Publicis Media

Publicis Media

 

Secretary
Marie Myszkowski
EVP, Managing Director
Spark Foundry

Dave Cleary
President of Sales, Central Region
Microsoft

    Britt Cushing
Senior Partner
Strategy Director
MediaCom
Paul Dean
RVP Sales
NinthDecimal

Josh Ehart
EVP, Chief Innovation Officer
Energy BBDO

Fay Ferguson
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Burrell Communications Group
Shaun Healy
Sr. Manager, Media and Digital Marketing
US Cellular
Tina Justice
Client Planning Director
Viacom
Lisa Mathison
Senior Director of Media

Conagra Brands
Dr. Rachel Mersey
Associate Professor

Northwestern Medill
Richard Roche
Executive Vice President, Client Strategist
Edelman

Keevie Silvay
Global Client Lead
Facebook

 

Rocco Smeriglio
Senior Director, Midwest
Retailmenot

Jason DaWayne Smith
Sr. Partner, Managing Director of Digital Investment
Mindshare

Susan Stefaniak
Global Managing Director
Ogilvy and Mather

Kristian May-Stewart
Sr. VP Strategy Analytics and Research
Ten35

 

 

 

Edna Uribe
Vice President, Director of Sales
Univision

Joan Vivaldelli, Sr. VP, Director Talent Management

Leo Burnett

Baomy Wehrle, Director of Ad Sales Turner

Leslie Wheeler, VP, National Sales, Central Region

Screenvision

 

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

           

 

 

 

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