Board of Directors

Kay Olin
Chair, AWM/F
Consultant
Olin & Associates
Kristen Welch
Chair-Elect, AWM/F
SVP of Global Content and Long Range Strategic Planning
Discovery Communications, Inc. (Discovery Channel)
Carol Grothem
Treasurer-Elect, AWM/F
Local Sales Manager
92KQRS-FM
Sarah Foss
Treasurer, AWM/F
President
YANGAROO Inc.
Valerie K. Blackburn
Immediate Past Chair
Principal
VKB Media Consulting
Karla Ballard
Director, AWM
SVP, Sr. Partner of The Impact Studio
Ogilvy and Mather
Lori Conkling
Director, AWM
EVP, Strategy and Business Development
NBCUniversal
Michelle Duke
Director, AWM Foundation
Vice President
National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation
Nancy Giles
Director, AWM/F
Contributor
CBS Broadcasting
Sandy Girard
Director, AWM/F
Vice President, Brand Management and Development
SiriusXM Radio
Carol Hanley
Director, AWM
Annie Howell
Director, AWM
Kimberly Maki
Director, AWM
Corporate Vice President/Chief Communications Officer
Bright House Networks
Christine Merritt
Director, AWM
President
Ohio Association of Broadcasters
Deborah Parenti
Director, AWM/F
Executive Vice President /General Manager
Radio Ink/RBR/TVBR
Roni Selig
Director, AWM
Senior Executive Producer/Director, Health, Wellness and Medical Unit
CNN
Keisha Sutton-James
Director, AWM/F
Vice President
Inner City Broadcasting Corporation
Christine Travaglini
Director, AWM/F
President
Christal Radio/KRG Partners
Sylvia Strobel, Esq.
Interim CEO