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Board of Directors

2021 DMAW Board of Directors

Our Board Members are a dedicated group of professional men and women committed to giving back to their industry. The board provides the guidance and leadership for the organization.

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Polly Papsadore
Senior Vice President of Business Strategy
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Vice President
Heather Philpot
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Data Axle

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Denise Hubbard
Vice President
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Teresa Weaver
Vice President, Client Strategy
O'Brien Garrett
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Immediate Past President
Roger Hiyama
Senior Vice President, Client Services

Jim Chmielewski
Vice President
Public Interest Communications

Steven DelVecchio
VP, Direct Response
AARP Foundation

Meg Ferguson, CFRE
Business Development Director
Production Solutions

Melissa Ford
Principal and Senior Vice President
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Brenna Holmes
Vice President of Digital
Chapman Cubine Allen + Hussey


Marie Kosanovich
Vice President, Accounts
Lautman Maska Neill & Company

Steve Kehrli
Senior Vice President, Development
PETA Foundation

Mikaela King
Vice President, Integrated Marketing
National Geographic Society

Jade Nguyen Swanson
Vice President, Digital
The Lukens Company

Dedi Oxenberg
Vice President, Client Services
CDR Fundraising

Brandy Swimeley
Vice President of Integrated Marketing
Defenders of Wildlife

Karin Kirchoff
President & Founder
K2D Strategies

Dan Sonners
Director of Non-Profit Marketing
Conrad Direct, Inc.

Rebecca Shapalis
Account Director
Avalon Consulting Group

Kathy Swayze
President/Creative Director
Impact Communications

Joanne Wilson
Senior Director, Sustainer Retention and Acquisition Strategy
Humane Society of the United States

Donna Tschiffely
Executive Director

DMAW/EF Representative
Scott Huch
Direct Creative, Inc.