Board of Directors

08 Oct, 2017

Board of Directors

public affairs leadership

Board of Directors

Amie Adams
Dunn Associates

Jane Adams
Vice President, U.S. Federal Affairs
Johnson & Johnson

Ryan Adesnik
Vice President for Government Affairs
Stanford University

Sara Armstrong
VP & MD of Political Affairs & Federation Relations
U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Jeff Ashe
SVP, PAC & Grassroots Development
Aristotle International

Tiffany Atwell
Vice President, Government Relations
Ecolab Inc.

Chris Badgley
Senior Director, Head of Government Affairs and Policy
Eisai Co. Ltd.

Lester Bagley
Executive Vice President – Public Affairs
Minnesota Vikings Football, LLC

Elizabeth Baker
Director of Government Affairs
Air Line Pilots Association, International

Elizabeth Bartz
President & CEO
State and Federal Communications, Inc.

Mark Battaglini
SVP, Head of Global Gov’t Affairs, Alliance Dev. & Policy
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Michael Behm
Co-Chief Executive Officer & Principal
Stateside Associates

Rob Black
Director, Government Affairs
American Electric Power (AEP)

Meg Bloomgren
Vice President, Communications
American Petroleum Institute

Kwame Boadi
Senior Advisor, Policy & External Affairs
Dominion Energy

Alanna Boyd
VP, Gov’t Relations, Regulatory Affairs & Sustainability
Sun Life of Canada

Eric Brewer
Sr. Director, State and Local Government Relations
Walmart Inc.

David Brown
SVP, Federal Government Affairs & Public Policy
Exelon Corporation

Chrissy Buteas
Chief Government Affairs Officer
New Jersey Business & Industry Association

John Calvelli
Executive Vice President, Public Affairs
Wildlife Conservation Society

Peter Carson
Managing Director, Public Affairs
Powell Tate

Vlad Cartwright
720 Strategies

Lisa Ceglia
Vice President, Government Affairs
Smiths Group

Dave Cetola
Vice President, Government Affairs – North America
Solvay America Inc.

Larry Chadwick
SMD, Government Relations

Nneka Chiazor
VP of Government & Public Affairs
Cox Communications Inc.

Dominick Ciaraldi
Vice President, Political Affairs
Comcast Corporation

Steve Ciccone
Group Vice President, Government Affairs
Toyota Motor North America

Christian Clymer
Vice President, Public Affairs
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

John Collingwood
Public Policy Executive
Bank of America Corporation

Ed Cooper
Vice President, Public Affairs and Community Relations
Total Wine & More

Jillian Coughenour
Director, Government Relations
Western Union

Anne Crews
Vice President, Public Affairs
Mary Kay Inc.

Greg Crist
Chief Advocacy Officer & Head of External Affairs
Advanced Medical Technology Association

Faith Cristol
Vice President, Government Relations
Owens & Minor Inc.

Linda Dempsey
Vice President, Public Affairs
CF Industries, Inc.

Shari Dexter
Director, Political Action
American Hospital Association

Tom DiGangi
Vice President, Government & Regulatory Affairs

Gloria Dittus
Story Partners, LLC

Kyle Dropp
Chief Research Officer & Co-Founder
Morning Consult

Jennifer DuBuisson
Senior Director of Government and Public Affairs, Americas
The LEGO Group

Renee Eastman
Senior Director, Federal Affairs
Salt River Project

Kip Eideberg
Senior Vice President, Government & Industry Relations
Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Sonya Elam Harden
Chief External Affairs Officer
Alcoa Corporation

Erin Engle
Associate General Counsel
State Farm Insurance Companies

Donna Epps
VP, Government Affairs, NY Connecticut & NJ
Verizon Communications

Patty Errico
Head of Public Affairs

AonJulia Esmanhoto
Managing Partner
PATRI Public Affairs

Meghan Everngam
Vice President, BUILD-PAC & Government Affairs
National Association of Home Builders

Tom Evers
VP, U.S. Government Affairs

Terri Fariello
Senior VP, Government Affairs & Global Public Policy
United Airlines

Steve Fera
Executive Vice President, Public Affairs
Independence Blue Cross

Madeline Ferraro
Vice President, Government & Public Affairs
Atlantic Health System

Molly Fogarty
Sr. Vice President, Corporate & Government Affairs, U.S.
Nestle USA

David French
Senior Vice President, Government Relations
National Retail Federation

John Galligan
Senior Director, Global Government Affairs
Microsoft Corporation

Ezra Garrett
SVP, Public Affairs & Impact

Genna Gent
VP, Global Government Relations & Public Policy
McDonald’s Corporation

Travis Gianchetta
Beekeeper Group

Christopher Gindlesperger
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs & Communications
National Confectioners Association

Matt Gobush
Dir. for Strategic Comms & Int’l Government Relations
Exxon Mobil Corporation

Kevin Goodno
Chair, Government Relations Practice
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

Julie Goon
Senior Vice President of Public Affairs
Anthem Inc.

Bill Gormley
DLA Piper LLP (US)

Jerilan Greene
Chief of Public Affairs
Yum! Brands Inc.

Jonathan Grella
President & CEO
JAG Public Affairs

Ed Griesmer

Ken Gross
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

Scott Gunn
Senior Vice President, Corporate Public Affairs
International Game Technology

Erin Guzman
Director, Corporate Affairs
Synopsys, Incorporated

Julian Ha
Heidrick and Struggles International, Inc.

Pierce Haley
Serlin Haley LLP

Matt Haller
Senior Vice President, Government Relations & Public Affairs
International Franchise Association

Mary Moore Hamrick
Senior Fellow, Public Policy
Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise, UNC

Justine Handelman
SVP, Office of Policy and Representation
BlueCross and BlueShield Association

Jessica Hanson Hanna
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs
American Property Casualty Insurance Association

Robert Head
Vice President, State & Local Government and PAC Affairs
Lockheed Martin Corp.

Sue Hensley
EVP, Communications and Public Affairs
American Trucking Associations, Inc.

Julie Herwig
Senior Vice President, Head of Governmental Affairs
New York Life Insurance Company

Chris Hess
Vice President

Karen Himle
SVP, Corporate and Government Affairs
Thrivent Financial

John Himle
Himle LLC

Renze Hoeksema
Vice President, Corporate & Government Affairs
DTE Energy Co.

Robert Hoopes
VOX Global

Erik Hower
SVP, Global External and Public Affairs

Brian Huseman
Vice President, Public Policy

Jill Ingrassia
Executive Director, Advocacy & Communications
AAA National

Katrina Iserman
Director, State Government Affairs
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Rico Izaguirre
SVP, Government Relations, Public Policy & Social Impact
Affirm, Inc.

Alethia Jackson
Vice President, Federal Government Relations
Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walt Jordan
Vice President Governmental Affairs
Oncor Electric Delivery

Kristin Julason Damato
Vice President, Government Affairs & Global Public Policy
CIGNA Corporation

Kevin Keane
Executive Vice President, Government and Public Affairs
American Beverage Association

Ed Kenealy
Executive Vice President & Chief Public Affairs Officer
Liberty Mutual Insurance

Heather Kennedy
Vice President, Government Relations
The Home Depot

Jen Kerber
Director, State & Local Marketing and Government Affairs
Grant Thornton LLP

Chris Keuleman
Vice President, Global Government Relations
International Paper Company

Mark Klein
SVP, Public Affairs and Corporate Communications
CommonSpirit Health

Maureen Kline
Vice President, Public Affairs & Sustainability
Pirelli Tire North America

Russ Knocke
Vice President, Public & Government Affairs
Republic Services, Inc.

Brad Knox
Senior Vice President & Counsel, Federal Relations

Jill Kozeny
Senior Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs
American Council of Life Insurers

Elizabeth Krahulecz
Ernst & Young LLP

Margery Kraus
Founder and Executive Chairman
APCO Worldwide

Tony Lakavage
Senior Vice President, Global External Affairs
U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention

Tom Lamb
Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

Chris Leahy
VP, Global Government Affairs & Chief Public Policy Officer

Paddi LeShane
Sullivan & LeShane, Inc.

Aaron Lowe
Senior Vice President, Regulatory and Government Affairs
Auto Care Association

George Lowe
Vice President Governmental Affairs and Public Policy
American Gas Association

Kathryn Lowell
Vice President, Government Affairs
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

Nick Ludlum
SVP Chief Communications Officer
CTIA – The Wireless Association

Justin Maierhofer
Vice President, Federal Affairs
Tennessee Valley Authority

Steve Manzo
Vice President, Global Government Affairs

Rick Martella
EVP, Marketing, Communications & Public Affairs
CSC Serviceworks

Christine Martin
Vice President, Public Affairs and Sustainability
PPL Corporation

Jeff Mascott

Rich Masters
Executive Vice President, Public Affairs
Biotechnology Innovation Organization

Sharon McBride
Senior Director, Government Relations
eBay, Inc.

B.R. McConnon
Chief Executive Officer
DDC Public Affairs

Randy McCullough
Deputy Executive Director
NYS Funeral Directors Association

Shannon McGahn
Chief Advocacy Officer
National Association of REALTORS

Mike McGarry
Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs
Cruise Lines International Association Inc.

Diane McNulty
Associate Dean, External Affairs & Corporate Development
The University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management

Belen Mendoza
Vice President, Campaigns

Greg Miley
VP, Government Affairs

Bill Miller
President & CEO
American Gaming Association

Howard Moon
Executive Director, US Government Affairs
Amgen Inc.

Chris Morton
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs
American Land Title Association

Monica Mueller
Vice President, Government Affairs
Motorola Solutions

Angela Riemer
Vice President, Federal Government Relations
Pfizer Inc.

Makini Nyanteh
Vice President, Communications & Public Affairs
American Institutes for Research

Michael O’Connor
Senior Director, State Government Affairs
Eli Lilly and Company

Scott Orr
Vice President, Government Relations and Public Affairs
Fidelity Investments

Mike Parrish
Vice President, Government Relations
Bayer Corporation

Claire Payawal
SVP and Global Head of Public Affairs, Sanofi-France
Sanofi US

Scott Peterson
Senior Vice President of Communications
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association

Kristina Pisanelli
Vice President, Government Affairs/Americas
Medtronic, Inc.

Charley Poe
Director, Government Relations
Eastman Chemical Company

Chris Porter
Vice President, Government Affairs and Policy
Travere Therapeutics

Joe Quinn
Vice President, External Affairs and Industry Relations
The Aluminum Association

Steve Radke
Vice President – Government Relations
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance

Isaac Reyes
Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
Target Corporation

Misti Rice
Executive Director of Government Affairs
Magna International Inc.

Rusty Ring
Vice President, Government Affairs
Roche Diagnostics Corporation

Lisa Ryan
Senior Vice President
Heyman Associates, Inc.

Izzy Santa
EVP, Public Affairs and Crisis
Burson Cohn & Wolfe

MaryAnne Sapio
Vice President, Federal Government Affairs
American Association of Nurse Practitioners

PBS Schmitt
Head of EU Office
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

Mark Schoeberl
Executive Vice President, Advocacy
American Heart Association

Michael Schoenfeld
Vice President, Public Affairs & Government Relations
Duke University

Melissa Schulman
Senior Vice President of Government and Public Affairs
CVS Health

Paul Seltman
SVP, Public Policy & Gov Affairs
Smith & Nephew

Ellie Shaw
Director, Federal Government Affairs
American Express Company

Anthony Shop
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Social Driver

Elisa Siegel
Chief Communications and Marketing Officer
Association of American Medical Colleges

Peter Slone
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs
McKesson Corporation

David Smith
Princeton Public Affairs Group

Erin Streeter
Senior Vice President, Communications & Brand Strategy
National Association of Manufacturers

Kandi Terry
Director, Government Affairs
NRG Energy, Inc.

Bobby Thomson
Senior Vice President, Head of US Government Relations
Visa Inc.

AnnMarie Treglia
Global Manager, Government Affairs
Dart Container Corporation

Cody Tubbs
Director of Public Affairs
Edison International

Mike Twomey
SVP, Federal Policy, Regulatory and Government Affairs

Autumn Veazey Price
VP, Government Relations
Land O’ Lakes, Inc.

Marilyn Vetter
Group Vice President, Market Access
Horizon Therapeutics

Natalie Volin Lehr
Head of Government and Community Affairs
Carlson Companies

Rex Wackerle
Vice President, Federal Government Affairs
Prudential Financial, Inc.

Kevin Walker
Vice President of Political Affairs
American Medical Association

Leigh Walton
Vice President of Global Government and Regulatory Affairs
Pitney Bowes Inc.

Greg Webb
Vice President, State Government Relations
Archer Daniels Midland Co.

Ann Weeks
VP, Global Government Affairs and Conformity Programs Office

Emily Weems
Vice President and Head, U.S. Government Relations
Capital One Financial Corporation

Alison Weiss
Head of Government Relations

Shawn Whitman
Vice President, Government & Industry Affairs
FMC Corporation

Sherry Whitworth
Managing Director

Peter Wilkinson
Global Head, Regulatory & Public Affairs

Anne Wilson
Head, North America Policy

Chad Wilson
Associate Vice President, Government Relations

Kim Windon
Global Director of External Communications

Debbie Wing
Executive Vice President, Communications
Farm Credit Council

Alex Wirth
Cofounder & CEO

Jeanne Wolak
Vice President of Federal Legislative Affairs
Southern Company

Brian Wolff
EVP, Public Policy & External Affairs
Edison Electric Institute

Candi Wolff
Executive Vice President, Global Government Affairs
Citigroup Inc.

Elizabeth Woody
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs

Sheryl Wright
Senior Vice President, External Affairs
Encore Capital Group, Inc.

Teross Young
Vice President, Government Relations
AholdDelhaize USA


Brenda Plantikow
Manager, Board Relations
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