Board of Directors

Board Members 

OFFICERS 

Chair
Board - David Christopher
 
David Christopher*
CMO
AT&T Mobility
Laura Desmond
Immediate Past Chair
Laura Desmond*
Global CEO
Starcom MediaVest Group
Vice Chair
Margo Speaker Bio
 
Margo Georgiadis*
President, Americas
Google, Inc.
Vice Chair
David Sable
 
David Sable*
Global CEO
Y&R
Lisa_Shermanthumb
President & CEO
Lisa Sherman*
President & CEO
The Advertising Council
Secretary
Nancy Hill
 
Nancy Hill*
President & CEO
American Association of Advertising Agencies, Inc. 
Stephen Lacy
Chair Finance Committee
Stephen M. Lacy*
Chairman & CEO
Meredith Corporation 
 

 

DIRECTORS

Dave Abbott
VP of Integrated Media/Online Marketing
The Home Depot

Spencer Baim
Chief Strategic Officer, VICE & Founder, VIRTUE Worldwide
Vice 

Lara Balazs
SVP, Head of North America Marketing
Visa, Inc.

Barbara Basney
VP, Global Advertising
Xerox Corporation

Andrew Benett
Chief Executive Officer
Havas Worldwide

Deirdre Bigley
Global CMO
Bloomberg

Linda Boff*
CMO
GE

Philippe Browning
VP, Operations
Snapchat

Kasha Cacy
President, US
UM

Lisa Church
President
EMarketer, Inc.

Cameron Clayton
CEO & General Manager
The Weather Company,an IBM Business

Kathy Collins
CMO
H&R Block

Laura Corb*
Director/SeniorPartner
McKinsey & Company, Inc.

James Edmund Datri
President & CEO
The American Advertising Federation

Mainardo de Nardis
Chief Executive Officer
OMD Worldwide

Shannon Denton
Global CEO
Razorfish

Harris Diamond
Chairman & CEO
McCann Worldgroup

Jonah Disend
Founder & CEO
Redscout

David Fischer*
VP, Advertising & Global Operations
Facebook

Mark Ford
EVP, Global Advertising
Time Inc.

Rob Frederick
VP, Director of Corporate Responsibility
Brown-Forman

Bob Greenberg
Founder, Chairman andCEO
R/GA

Kathleen Hall
CVP Global Advertising and Media
Microsoft Corporation

Lori Hiltz
Chief Executive Officer
Havas Media, NorthAmerica

Dawn Hudson
CMO
National FootballLeague

Brian Jennings
CMO/EVP
National Hockey League

Alexander Jutkowitz
CEO, Truffle Pig,Group SJR, Colloquial
Group SJR

Harry Kargman
Founder & CEO
Kargo

Michael E. Kassan*
Chairman & CEO
MediaLink

Meredith Kopit Levien
EVP, CRO
The New York Times

Esther Lee
EVP, Global CMO
MetLife

Ann Lewnes*
SVP & CMO
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Wendy MacGregor
Chief Revenue Officer
Turn

Ross Martin
EVP, Marketing Strategy & Engagement
Viacom

Serge Matta
President & CEO
ComScore, Inc.

Michael Mendenhall
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Flex

Jamie Moldafsky
CMO
Wells Fargo

Laura Nelson
Chief Communication Officer
Nielsen

Jim Norton
Global Head of Media Sales
AOL

PJ Pereira
Chief Creative Officer
Pereira & O'Dell

John Piccone
Chief Strategy Officer
Simulmedia

Ivan Pollard
SVP, Strategic Marketing
Coca-Cola North America

Yin Rani
VP, US Marketing
Campbell Soup Company

Leif Roll
Marketing VP
State Farm

Michael I. Roth
Chairman & CEO
Interpublic Group

Sharon Rothstein
EVP, Global CMO
Starbucks Coffee Company

Tara Rush-Tripp
SVP & Chief Corporate Relations Officer
HEINEKEN USA

John Seifert
Global CEO
Ogilvy & Mather

Vinay Shahani
VP, Marketing
Volkswagen of America

Samantha Skey
CMO & CRO
SheKnows

Michael E. Sneed*
VP, Global Corporate Affairs
Johnson & Johnson

Mitch Spolan
EVP, Marketing Services
Chegg

Nada Stirratt
Chief Executive Officer
Verve

Greg Stuart
Global CEO
Mobile Marketing Association

Maureen Sullivan
SVP, Strategic Services & Chief Strategy Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Jamie Tedford
CEO & Founder
Brand Networks

James Thompson
Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer
Diageo North America

Lisa Utzschneider*
Global Chief Revenue Officer
Yahoo

Suneet Varma
President &General Manager
Pfizer Consumer Healthcare

Meredith Verdone*
SVP, Enterprise,Consumer, and Global Wealth & Investment Management
Bank of America

Russell Wallach
President, Live Nation Media & Sponsorships
Live Nation

Tony Weisman
CEO, North America
DigitasLBi

Terrance Williams
EVP & CMO
Nationwide

Michelle D. Wilson
Chief Revenue &Marketing Officer
WWE

Bill Wise
Chief Executive Officer
Mediaocean

Linda Yaccarino*
Chairman, Advertising Sales and Client Partnerships
NBCUniversal

 

Joseph Abruzzese
President,Advertising Sales
DiscoveryCommunications

 Adam Bain*
Chief Operating Officer
Twitter

Jim Bankoff
Chairman & CEO
Vox Media

Kathy Behrens
President, Social Responsibility & Player Programs
NBA

Tom L. Bernardin
Chairman & CEO
Leo Burnett Worldwide

Joseph Bihlmier
VP Global Media
American Express Company

Heidi Browning
SVP, Strategic Solutions
Pandora Media, Inc.

Toby Byrne
President, Advertising Sales
21st Century Fox

Susan Canavari
Chief Brand Officer
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Wendy Clark
CEO
DDB North America

Michael Clinton
President, Marketing & Publishing Director
Hearst Magazines

Ezra Cooperstein
President & COO
Fullscreen, Inc.

Seth Dallaire
VP, Global Ad Sales
Amazon Media Group

Tom Davis
CMO
Forbes

Berta De Pablos-Barbier
VP, Marketing
Mars Chocolate NA

Jerri DeVard
SVP and CMO
ADT

John Dillon
SVP, CMO
Denny's

Richard Edelman*
President & CEO
Edelman

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

Richard Frankel
Founder & EVP
RocketFuel

Rajeev Goel
Co-founder & CEO
PubMatic, Inc.

Bill C. Hagelstein
President & CEO
RPA

Dana Hayes
GVP, Global Partner Development
Acxiom

Robert Horler
Chief Executive Officer
Dentsu Aegis Network,USA

Brad Jakeman
President, Global Beverage Group
PepsiCo, Inc.

Tim Jones*
CEO, Americas
Publicis Media

Karen Kaplan
Chairman & CEO
Hill Holliday

Denise Karkos
CMO
TD Ameritrade

Gary Koepke
VP, Chief Creative Officer
SapientNitro, North America

Steve Lanzano
President & CEO
Television Bureau of Advertising, Inc.

David Levy
President
Turner Broadcasting System

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

Jeffrey S. Maddock
Director, Advertising
FedEx

Rob Master*
VP, Global Media,Categories and Partnerships
Unilever

Colin McConnell
Chief Brand Officer
Prudential

Jonathan Mildenhall
CMO
Airbnb

Carter Murray
Worldwide CEO
FCB

Rob Norman*
Chief Digital OfficerGroupM, Chairman GroupM North America
GroupM

Eli Pariser
Co-founder and Co-CEO
Upworthy

Steve R. Phelps
SVP & CMO
NASCAR, Inc.

Andy Polansky
Chief Executive Officer
Weber Shandwick

Raja Rajamannar
CMO
MasterCard Worldwide

Greg Revelle
CMO
Best Buy

Jo Ann Ross
President Network Sales
CBS Television Network

Randall Rothenberg*
President & CEO
IAB

Troy Ruhanen
President & CEO
TBWA Worldwide

Karen Seamen
Chief Operating Officer
Cramer-Krasselt

Lori Senecal
Global CEO, CP+B /President & CEO, MDC Partner Network
MDC Partners

Ann Simonds
SVP, CMO
General Mills, Inc

Brent Smart
CEO
Saatchi & Saatchi New York

Jorn Socquet
VP, Marketing
Anheuser-Busch, USA

Marty St. George
EVP, Commercial and Airline Planning
JetBlue

Megan Stooke
General Director of Global Marketing
General Motors Corporation

Shannon Stubo
CMO
LinkedIn

Dan Tarman
Chief Communications Officer
eBay

Todd Teresi
Vice President
Apple Inc.

Charles W. Thurston
President, Comcast Spotlight
Comcast Corporation

Deborah Van Valkenburgh
SVP, Strategic Brand Management
PNC Financial Services

Gary Vaynerchuk
CEO, Co-Founder
VaynerMedia

Deborah Wahl
SVP, CMO
McDonalds USA

Connie Weaver
EVP, Chief Marketing Officer
TIAA-CREF

Scott Wells
Chief Executive Officer
Clear Channel Outdoor Americas

David Williams
Chairman & CEO
Merkle Inc.

Robert V. Wingo
Chairman
Sanders\Wingo Advertising, Inc.

Steven Wolfe Pereira
VP, Brand Strategy& Marketing Solutions
Oracle

John Zissimos
Chief Creative &Digital Officer
Salesforce

 

*Ad Council Executive Committee member

Chief Digital Officer GroupM,Chairman GroupM North America

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