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BOARD OF OFFiCERS

CMA National Officers

Stephanie Sosa
President
Karen Martin
Director of Membership
Danny Friedman
Director of Events
Jennifer Wells
Vice President
Alison Folino
Director of Digital Content
Kaitlin Obernauer
Director of Marketing
Beatriz Junquera
Secretary
Robert Hann
Treasurer

CMA New York Officers

Alyson Grubard
President
Yamil Casas
Director of Operations
Randy Astle
Director of Membership
Matthew Silverman
Co-Director of Events
Rubin Soodak
Director of Marketing
Anna Ziemski
Co-Director of Events

CMA Los Angeles Officers

Jesse Averna
President
Stacey Weingarten
Vice President
Wendy Ryan
Director of Membership
Mahaillie Griffith
Director of Marketing
Clara Yoon
Co-Director of Events
Corrine Ellingson
Co-Director of Events
Connie Tais
Secretary

CMA Bay Area Officers

Elizabeth Rood
President
Rana DiOrio
Director of Marketing
Ben Miller
Director of Membership
Chris Rettstatt
Vice President
Laura Zimmermann
Director of Chapter Operations
Julie Barton
Director of Events

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Livia Beasley
Founder 
Children’s Media Association
Chief Pebble Skipper
Pixel & Pebble

Lewis Freeman, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer 
Dept. of Communication & Media Studies
Fordham University

Amy Friedman
Head of Kids and Family Programming
Warner Media

Donna Friedman Meir
Founder & CEO
WOW Explorations

Meredith Halpern-Ranzer
Chief Executive Tinkerer
Tinkercast

David Kleeman
SVP of Global Trends
Dubit

Donna Mitroff
Founder
The Kidvocate Group, LLC

Lynn Kestin Sessler
Supervising Digital Producer
Wind Dancer Films
TV Development & Production Executive, Consultant
Random House Children’s Books

Sarah Wallendjack
Vice President, Production and Development 
9 Story Media Group