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North America Division Board of Directors

The INMA North America Division Board of Directors manages the association's activities in North America, including training and development and membership services.


  • President
    Brooke Christofferson
    Vice President - Client Strategy
    LocalIQ - The USA Today Network
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Past President
    Matthew Ipsan
    Executive Vice President
    Birmingham, Alabama


  • Board Member
    Lynne Brennen
    Red Root Marketing
    Verona, New Jersey
  • Board Member
    Mark Campbell
    Chief Marketing Officer
    Tribune Publishing Co.
    Los Angeles, California
  • Board Member
    Kayla Castille
    Senior Vice President, Content & Digital Operations
    Metairie, Louisiana
  • Board Member
    Steve Dorsey
    Vice President, Innovation & Planning
    Austin American-Statesman
    Austin, Texas
  • Board Member
    Dave Elchoness
    Senior Vice President, Product & Technology
    Digital First Media
    Denver, Colorado
  • Board Member
    Aaron Kotarek
    Senior Vice President, Audience & Operations
    Oahu Publications, Inc.
    Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Board Member
    Andy Lobred
    Chief Revenue Officer
    Advance Local
    New York, New York
  • Board Member
    Troy Niday
    Chief Operating Officer
    Sonoma Media Investments
    Santa Rosa, California
  • Board Member
    Christian Panson
    Vice President Digital & Technology
    Winnipeg Free Press
    Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Board Member
    Ann Poe
    Senior Director, Digital Consumer Revenue
    Advance Local
    New York, New York
  • Board Member
    Sonia Yamada
    Vice President, Audience Insights
    The New York Times
    New York, New York