NRF Staff

Administration and Finance

Adrienne Alexander
Sr. Manager, Revenue Accounting
Brian Baskins
Coordinator, Office Administration
Janet Dan
Manager, Accounts Receivable
Judy DePalma
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Chief Human Resources Officer
Sharon Guevara
Director, Human Resources
Chief Financial Officer
Su Yeon Ko
Sr. Director, Accounting
Leta McDowell
Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer
Monique Meleance
VP and Controller
Chastity Nelson
Manager, Office Administration
Rocio Quintanilla
Manager, Accounts Payable

Communication and Public Affairs

Director, Special Projects and Executive Communications
Senior Director, Media Relations
VP, Communications and Public Affairs
Executive Director, NRF Foundation and SVP, Communications And Public Affairs
Sr. Manager, Media Relations

Conferences

Justene Brys
Director, Meetings and Special Events
Jennifer Dewey
Sr. Director, Meetings and Special Events
VP, Meetings and Special Events
Lisa Harkins
Director, Speaker Logistics
Dasha Kimelman
Director, Attendee Registration
Libby Landen
Director, Sponsorships
SVP, Conferences
Adam Reiter
Director, Event Experiences
VP, Sales
Sr. Director, Speaker Logistics

Education

VP, Content and Retail Strategy
Ira Golthi
Manager, Event Production and Operations
Lindsey Henry
Director, Content Production & Operations
VP, Education Strategy
VP, Education Strategy

Government Relations

VP, Retail Technology and Cybersecurity
VP, Tax Counsel
VP, Government Relations, Banking and Financial Services
VP, CSR and Sustainability
VP, GR and Workforce Development
VP & Deputy General Counsel
SVP, Government Relations and Executive Director, NCCR
Linda Ganeshan
Executive Assistant to the SVP and General Counsel
VP, Supply Chain and Customs Policy
Sr. Manager, Political Affairs
Director, Policy
Sr. Director, Grassroots
VP, Legal Affairs
VP and Senior Policy Counsel
Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
Eileen Pryor
Executive Assistant to the SVP of Government Relations
Shawna Purvis
Executive Assistant
VP, Government Relations and Political Affairs
VP, Government Relations Food and Energy Policy

IT

Sylvia Diaz Garces
Coordinator, Data Integrity
Holly Eva
Sr. Director, IT Projects
Bryant Griffin
Helpdesk Specialist
Chief Information Officer
Sr. Director, Infrastructure Management
Christina Morris
Web Developer
Steve Riley
Director, Database Management
Ingrid Savino De Moraes
Manager, Data Integrity
Clint Thompson
Manager, Design & Usability
Bob Troutman
Director, Web Development
Catherine “Cass” Wright
Sr. Director, Data Policy

Marketing

Adrienne Andrews
Marketing Analyst
Erica Aquilina
Director, Creative Production
Sr. Manager, Social Media and Digital Communications
Sherry Chaudoin
Sr. Director, Creative Production
Marketing Manager
Sr. Director, Marketing Insights and Analytics
Sr. Director, Brand Marketing
Sara Lott
Senior Director, Digital Marketing
Manager, Web Content
Samantha Murphy
Director, Marketing
Sr. Director, Content Strategy
VP, Brand & Marketing Strategies
Director, Editorial Content
Allison Taylor
Digital Designer

Member Relations

Sr. Director, Member Relations and Administration
Mary Kita
Executive Assistant
Sr. Director, Member Relations
Director, Partnerships and Programs
Chief Marketing Officer & EVP Content & Membership

NRF Foundation

Barbara Collins
Manager, RISE Up Customer Engagement
Michael Cooper
Sr. Director, Communications and Content Development
Kathleen Fessler
Director, RISE Up Outreach
Samantha LaManna
Manager, Special Projects & Corporate Engagement
VP, NRF Foundation
Director, University Relations and Programs
Coordinator, University Relations & Scholarships
Executive Director, NRF Foundation and SVP, Communications And Public Affairs
Jessica Viera
Coordinator, Operations & Outreach
Margaret White
Director, Development & Corporate Engagement

Research

Sr. Director, Industry and Consumer Insights
Lea Grgich
Research Coordinator
Chief Economist
VP, Research Development and Industry Analysis