Board of Directors

Board Members 

OFFICERS 

Chair
Laura Desmond
Laura Desmond*
Global CEO
Starcom MediaVest Group
Debra Lee
Immediate Past Chair 
Debra Lee*
Chairman & CEO
BET Networks
Vice Chair 
Board - David Christopher
David Christopher*
CMO
AT&T Mobility
Vice Chair 
Kenny, David
David Kenny*
CEO
The Weather Company
President 
Peggy Conlon
& CEO
Peggy Conlon*
President & CEO
The Advertising Council
Nancy Hill
Secretary
Nancy Hill*
President & CEO
American Association of Advertising Agencies, Inc. 
Stephen Lacy
Chair Finance Committee
Stephen M. Lacy*
Chairman & CEO
Meredith Corporation
 

 

DIRECTORS

Gordon Abel
Executive Director
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Magid Abraham
President, CEO, Co-Founder
comScore

Joseph Abruzzese
President, Advertising Sales
Discovery Communications

Michael Accavitti
SVP & General Manager, Acura
American Honda Motor Company, Inc.

Mark Addicks
CMO
General Mills 

Adam Bain*
President of Revenue
Twitter

Maryam Banikarim
SVP & SMO
Gannett Co., Inc.

Barbara Basney
VP, Global Advertising
Xerox Corporation

Kathy Behrens
EVP, Social Responsibility & Player Programs
NBA

Andrew Benett
CEO
Havas Worldwide

Tom Bernardin
Chairman & CEO
Leo Burnett Worldwide

Dermot Boden
Chief Brand Officer
Citigroup, Inc.

Linda Boff
Global Executive Director, Digital, Advertising & Design
GE

Monique Bonner
VP, Americas Marketing
Dell Inc.

Sean Bratches*
EVP, Sales & Marketing
ESPN

Ned Brody
Head of the Americas
Yahoo!

Lee Brown
Head of Global Sales
Tumblr

Toby Byrne
President, Advertising Sales
Fox Broadcasting Company

Tom Carroll
President & CEO
TBWA Worldwide

Lisa Church
President
eMarketer

Michael Clinton
President, Marketing & Publishing Director
Hearst Magazines

Lisa Cochrane
SVP, Integrated Marketing Communications
Allstate Insurance Company

Laura Corb*

Director
McKinsey and Company

Sean B. Cunningham
President & CEO
Cabletelevision Advertising
Bureau, Inc.

James Edmund Datri
President & CEO
American Advertising Federation

Mainardo de Nardis
CEO
OMD Worldwide

Harris Diamond
Chairman & CEO
McCann Worldgroup

William Eccleshare
CEO
Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc.

Richard Edelman*
President & CEO
Edelman

Deanie Elsner
EVP & CMO
Kraft Foods

Andy England
EVP & CMO
MillerCoors

Michele Fabrizi
President & CEO
MARC USA

Erica Farber
President & CEO
Radio Advertising Bureau

Jim Farley
EVP, Global Marketing, Sales, Service & Lincoln
Ford Motor Company

David Fischer*
VP, Advertising & Global Operations
Facebook

Nancy J. Fletcher
President & CEO
Outdoor Advertising
Association of America

Rob Frederick
VP & Director, Corporate Responsibility
Brown-Forman

Betsy Frost-Webb
General Manager, Media and Agency Management
Microsoft

Margo Georgiadis*
President, Americas
Google, Inc.

Todd Goldstein
Chief Revenue Officer
AEG

Bob Greenberg
Chairman, CEO, Global Chief Creative Officer
R/GA

Bill Hagelstein
President & CEO
RPA

Bonnie Hammer
Chairman, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment
and Universal Cable Studios
NBCUniversal

Julie Hamp
Chief Communications Officer
Toyota Motor North America

Scott Herman
EVP, Operations
CBS Radio

Marty Homlish*
EVP & CMO
HP

Sue Hunt
CMO
USTA

Brad Jakeman
President, Global Beverage Group
PepsiCo, Inc.

Berry Jasin
SVP National Sales, Consolidated & Revenue Chief - Mega TV
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.

Matthew Jauchius
EVP & Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer
Nationwide

Tim Jones
CEO
ZenithOptimedia NA

Michael Kassan
Chairman & CEO
MediaLink

Karen Kornbluh
EVP, External Affairs
The Nielsen Company

Steve Lanzano
President & CEO
Television Bureau of Advertising

Michael Lazerow
CMO
Salesforce ExactTarget Marketing Cloud 
salesforce.com

David Levy
President
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

Ann Lewnes*
SVP, Global Marketing
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Robert D. Liodice*
President & CEO
Association of National Advertisers

Caroline Little
President & CEO
Newspaper Association of America

Antonio Lucio
Global Chief Marketing, Strategy &
Corporate Development Officer
VISA, Inc.

Alan Marks
SVP, Corporate Communications
eBay, Inc.

Gustavo Martinez
Global President
JWT

Rob Master*
VP, North America
Unilever

Colin McConnell
VP, Head of Advertising
Prudential

Peter McDonough
Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer
Diageo North America

Peter McGuinness
Chief Marketing & Brand Officer
Chobani

Jamie Moldafsky
CMO
Wells Fargo Bank

Nigel Morris*
CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network Americas & EMEA
Dentsu Aegis Network

Steve Mosko
President
Sony Pictures Television

Carter Murray
Global CEO
Draftfcb

Jo Muse
Chairman & Chief Creative Officer
Muse Communications

Rob Norman
Chief Digital Officer Global
GroupM

Jim Norton
Global Head of Media Sales
AOL

Mark O'Brien
President, North America
DDB Worldwide

Steve Pacheco
Director, Advertising
FedEx

Jim Palmer
CEO
Lowe Campbell Ewald

Steve Phelps
SVP & CMO
NASCAR

John Piccone
CRO
Simulmedia

Andy Polansky
Chief Executive Officer
Weber Shandwick

Michael K. Powell
President & CEO
National Cable & Telecommunications Association

Stephen Quinn
EVP & CMO
Walmart

Raja Rajamannar
CMO
MasterCard Worldwide

Seth Rogin
CRO
Mashable

Leif Roll
Marketing VP
State Farm

Jo Ann Ross
President Network Sales
CBS Television Network

Michael Roth
Chairman & CEO
Interpublic Group

Randall Rothenberg*
President & CEO
IAB

David Sable*
Global CEO
Y&R

Debra Sandler
President
Mars Chocolate, North America

Karen Seamen
COO
Cramer-Krasselt

John Seifert
Chairman & CEO, Ogilvy & Mather NA
Ogilvy & Mather

Michael Senackerib
CMO
Campbell Soup Company

Dave Senay
President & CEO
FleishmanHillard

Clive Sirkin
SMO
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Sen. Gordon H. Smith
President & CEO
National Association of Broadcasters

Michael Sneed*
VP, Global Corporate Affairs
Johnson & Johnson

Pete Stein
Global CEO
Razorfish

Nada Stirratt
Chief Revenue Officer
Acxiom

Megan Stooke
Executive Director, Global Marketing
General Motors Corporation

Paul Sturman
President & General Manager
Pfizer Consumer Healthcare

Kristin Suppelsa
VP, Advertising & Brand Development
Liberty Mutual

Stacey Tank
Senior Vice President & Chief Corporate Relations Officer
Heineken USA Inc.

Todd Teresi
VP, Apple iAd
Apple Inc.

Charles W. Thurston
President, Comcast Spotlight
Comcast Corporation

Joseph V. Tripodi
Chief Marketing & Commercial Officer
The Coca-Cola Company

Deborah Van Valkenburgh
SVP, Strategic Brand Management
PNC Financial Services

Meredith Verdone
Enterprise Marketing &
Market President Executive
Bank of America

Manny Vidal*
President & CEO
The Vidal Partnership

Russell Wallach
President, Media and Sponsorship
Live Nation Entertainment

Mark Waller
CMO
National Football League

Connie Weaver
EVP, Chief Marketing &
Communications Officer
TIAA-CREF

Elizabeth Weil
Partner
Andreessen Horowitz

Tony Weisman
CEO, North America
DigitasLBi

Michelle D. Wilson
CMO
WWE

Bill Wise
CEO
Mediaocean

*Ad Council Executive Committee member

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