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

Joseph Abruzzese
President, Advertising Sales
Discovery Communications

Spencer Baim
Chief Strategic Officer, VICE & Founder
VIRTUE Worldwide

Adam Bain*
President of Revenue
Twitter

Lara Balazs
SVP, Head of North America Marketing
Visa 

Barbara Basney
VP, Global Advertising
Xerox Corporation

Kathy Behrens
President, Social Responsibility & Player Programs
NBA

Andrew Benett
CEO
Havas Worldwide

Tom Bernardin
Chairman & CEO
Leo Burnett Worldwide

Deirdre Bigley
Global CMO
Bloomberg

Joseph Bihlmier
VP Global Media
American Express Company.

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

Monique Bonner
VP, Global Brand, Digital and Solutions Marketing
Dell Inc.

Heidi Browning
SVP, Strategic Solutions
Pandora Media, Inc.

Toby Byrne
President, Advertising Sales
21st Century Fox

Kasha Cacy
President, US
UM

Susan Canavari
Chief Brand Officer
JPMorgan Chase

Lisa Church
President
eMarketer

Michael Clinton
President, Marketing & Publishing Director
Hearst Magazines

Kathy Collins
CMO
H&R Block

Ezra Cooperstein
President & COO
Fullscreen

Laura Corb*
Director
McKinsey and Company

Seth Dallaire
VP, Global Ad Sales
Amazon

James Edmund Datri
President & CEO
American Advertising Federation

Mainardo de Nardis
CEO
OMD Worldwide

Berta De Pablos-Barbier
VP, Marketing
Mars Chocolate NA

Jerri DeVard
SVP and CMO
ADT 

Harris Diamond
Chairman & CEO
McCann Worldgroup

Jonah Disend
Founder & CEO
Redscout 

Richard Edelman*
President & CEO
Edelman

David Fischer*
VP, Advertising & Global Operations
Facebook

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

Mark Ford
EVP, Global Advertising
Time Inc. 

Rob Frederick
VP & Director, Corporate Responsibility
Brown-Forman

Rajeev Goel
Co-founder & CEO
PubMatic

Bob Greenberg
Founder, Chairman & CEO
R/GA

Bill Hagelstein
President & CEO
RPA

Kathleen Hall
CVP, Global Advertising and Media
Microsoft

Dana Hayes
GVP, Global Partner Development
Acxiom

Lori Hiltz
CEO
Havas Media, North America 

Robert Horler
CEO 
Dentsu Aegis Network, USA 

Dawn Hudson
CMO
NFL

Sue Hunt
CMO
USTA

Brad Jakeman
President, Global Beverage Group
PepsiCo, Inc.

Brian Jennings
CMO/EVP
National Hockey League 

George John
Chief Executive Officer
Rocket Fuel Inc.

Tim Jones*
CEO
ZenithOptimedia NA

Alexander Jutkowitz
CEO
Truffle Pig, Group SJR, Colloquial 

Michael Kassan*
Chairman & CEO
MediaLink

Gary Koepke
VP, Chief Creative Officer
SapientNitro, North America 

Steve Lanzano
President & CEO
Television Bureau of Advertising

David Levy
President
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

Ann Lewnes*
SVP & CMO
Adobe Systems Incorporated

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

Wendy MacGregor
Chief Revenue Officer
Turn 

Gustavo Martinez*
Global President
JWT

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

Serge Matta
President & CEO
comScore

Colin McConnell
Chief Brand Officer
Prudential

Michael Mendenhall
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Flex

Jonathan Mildenhall
CMO
Airbnb 

Jamie Moldafsky
CMO
Wells Fargo Bank

Carter Murray
Worldwide CEO
FCB

Laura Nelson
CCO
Nielsen 

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

Jim Norton
Global Head of Media Sales
AOL

Steve Pacheco
Director, Advertising & Marketing Communications
FedEx

Eli Pariser
Co-founder and Co-CEO
Upworthy 

Steve Phelps
SVP & CMO
NASCAR

John Piccone
Chief Strategy Officer
Simulmedia

Andy Polansky
Chief Executive Officer
Weber Shandwick

Raja Rajamannar
CMO
MasterCard Worldwide

Yin Rani
VP, US Marketing
Campbell Soup Company 

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

Sharon Rothstein
EVP, Global Chief Marketing Officer
Starbucks Coffee Company 

Troy Ruhanen
President & CEO
TBWA Worldwide

Tara Rush
SVP & Chief Corporate Relations Officer
HEINEKEN USA 

Karen Seamen
COO
Cramer-Krasselt

John Seifert
Global CEO
Ogilvy & Mather

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

Vinay Shahani
VP, Marketing
Volkswagen of America

Ann Simonds
SVP, CMO
General Mills 

Samantha Skey
CMO & CRO
SheKnows 

Michael Sneed*
VP, Global Corporate Affairs
Johnson & Johnson

Nada Stirratt
CEO
Verve 

Greg Stuart
Chief Executive Officer
Mobile Marketing Association

Megan Stooke
Executive Director, Global Marketing
General Motors Corporation

Todd Teresi
VP, Apple iAd
Apple Inc.

Charles W. Thurston
President, Comcast Spotlight
Comcast Corporation

Lisa Utzschneider*
Global Chief Revenue Officer
Yahoo

Deborah Van Valkenburgh
SVP, Strategic Brand Management
PNC Financial Services

Suneet Varma
President & General Manager
Pfizer Consumer Healthcare 

Gary Vaynerchuk
CEO, Co-founder
VaynerMedia 

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

Deborah Wahl
SVP, CMO
McDonalds USA 

Russell Wallach
President, Live Nation Media & Sponsorships
Live Nation 

Connie Weaver
EVP & CMO
TIAA-CREF

Elizabeth Weil
Partner
Andreessen Horowitz

Tony Weisman
CEO, North America
DigitasLBi

Scott Wells
CEO
Clear Channel Outdoor Americas

David Williams
Chairman & CEO
Merkle

Terrance Williams
EVP & CMO
Nationwide 

Michelle D. Wilson
Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer
WWE

Bob Wingo
Chairman
Sanders\Wingo Advertising, Inc. 

Bill Wise
CEO
Mediaocean

Steven Wolfe Pereira
VP, Brand Strategy & Marketing Solutions
Oracle

Linda Yaccarino*
Chairman, Advertising Sales and Client Partnerships
NBCUniversal

*Ad Council Executive Committee member

 

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