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Executive Committee

Co-President: Tim HandVP OEM Sales - West, Kelley Blue Book

Co-President: Kristi VandenBosch, Chief Digital Officer, MXM

Chairman to the Office of President: Eric Johnson, President, Ignited

Chairman to the Office of President: Jerry McGeeEVP, President Western Region, American Association of Advertising Agencies

Treasurer: Barbara OverlieChief Financial Officer, TBWA\Chiat\Day

Young Professionals Co-President: Brook HaugeStrategy Supervisor, Canvas Worldwide

Young Professionals Co-President: Jana WentzAccount Director, RPA

Board of Directors

Greg Castronuovo, President, OMD

Adam Gerhart, U.S. CEO, Mindshare

Karen Hunt, EVP, Global Managing Partner, Universal McCann

Pete Imwalle, Executive VP, Chief Operating Officer, RPA

Nick Leal, Director, Advertising Sales

Stuart McLean, CEO, Content & Co

Angela Pih, Executive Talent Connector, Creative Circle

Zach Rosenberg, President, MBMG Media

Karin Schaer, Executive Director of Marketing & Business Development, TBWA\Chiat\Day

Frank Scherma, President, Radical Media

Lisa SolomonVP of Sales, West Coast, NBCUniversal

Jeff Sweat, President, Mister Sweat

Carol Terakawa, SVP, Strategic Sales Development, Screenvision Media

Scott Wensman, Managing Director, Mindshare

Jeff White, Chief Marketing Officer, North America, Deutsch

Heidi Williams, VP, Director of Human Resources, Dailey

Debra Wurzel, Consultant, AAR Partners


IDEA Council

President: Lisa Solomon, VP of Sales, West Coast, NBCUniversal

Co-Secretary: Beth Greve, SVP Digital, Discovery Communications

Co-Secretary: Lindsey Kollross, Strategic Director AOL


Megan Amic, Director, Digital Media, NBCUniversal

Jim Baudino, VP of Business Development, Merry Jane Media

Kyle Carpenter, Account Director, Yahoo!

Mike Chu, VP, Media Sales, GlobalWide Media

Charlotte Cochrane, SVP, Managing Director, Digital, Horizon Media

Kelly Clarke, VP, Group Media Director, Deutsch LA

Shane Dwyer, Senior AE, Snapchat

Jennifer Klawin, SVP Brand Strategy, West, BuzzFeed

Jennifer Lockhart, VP, Branded Entertainment, OMD

Joao Machado, Director of Mobile, OMD

Myra Marayag, VP of Sales, Defy Media

Sara Morton VP, Head of Strategy, Convertro

Elizabeth (Newman) Primm, Manager, Client Solutions, Twitter

Pam Park, Cross Tier Media Manager, Toyota

Ben Sarmiento, Executive Director, Sales - Auto, Eyeview Digital

Lisa Tanner, VP, Group Account Director, RPA

Jason Yoong, ‎VP of Digital Strategy, Vizeum

Awesta Wahab, TapAd

Jason Yoong, VP, Vizeum



Young Professionals Council

Co-President: Brook Hauge, Strategy Supervisor, Canvas Worldwide

Co-President: Jana Wentz, Account Director, RPA

VP: Liz WeinstenMarketing Specialist

Secretary: Roya Zand, Senior Media Planner, Mindshare

Philanthropic Lead: Bennett Ng, Ad Operations Manager, Moviepilot

Co-Membership Lead: Sunny BehniwalAccount Executive, Conversant, LLC

Co-Membership Lead: Ryan BowersAccount Executive, The Trade Desk, Inc.

Marketing Lead: Cynthia Pena, Account Executive, Marketing and Communications, Team One


Leisha Berenson, Director, Ad Tech & Platforms, Canvas Worldwide

Tenaya Bookout, Account Manager, Bradley and Montgomery

Matt Budke, Sales Director, Batanga Media

Walter Chen, Senior Analyst, Canvas Worldwide

Danielle Dickson, Manager, Content Licensing, GoPro

Whitney Donaldson, Marketing and Events Manager, Apica Systems

Jaime Elejalde, Associate Media Director, RapportWW

Derek Hand, Strategist, Canvas Worldwide

Severin NesselhaufContent Marketing and Audience Acquisition

Kendall Rouse, Assistant Account Executive, RPA

Claire Thompson, Digital Marketing, The Weather Channel

John Yi, Associate Director of Strategy, MBMG



Susan Franceschini, Executive Director, ThinkLA
Don Lupo, Director of Content and Marketing, ThinkLA

Linda Schwab, Event & Sponsorship Director, ThinkLA

Emily Hope, Event Manager, ThinkLA

Andrea Green, Office Manager, ThinkLA

Bonnie TsaiMembership Coordinator, ThinkLA

Martin Aranda, Event Coordinator, ThinkLA

Sara Hope Smith, Content Manager, ThinkLA



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