Chapter Leadership

2020-2021 Board and Volunteers

Jeff Rader, President
Communications Consultant

Maureen Thompson, Past President

Courtney Sims, Vice President, Professional Development
AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah 

Sean McGill, Vice President, Membership
90 Seconds

Dani Townsend, Vice President, Communications
Communications Leader                         

Office of the President

Mandy Hulse, Director of Finance

Iolanthe Denman, Volunteer Involvement Manager

Barbara Lott, Chapter Administrator

Gabriel Galdamez, Operations Director


Julie Knight, Director

Judith Coley, Membership Committee Member

Stacy Lavilla, Mentorship Program Manager



Melissa Carroll, Email Marketing Manager

Michelle McGill, Social Media Manager, Facebook

Devon Drake, Social Media Manager, LinkedIn

Amanda Tran, Social Media Manager, Twitter

Ellen Butler, Social Media Manager

Jeannine Rucker, Website Manager

Ros Raj, Volunteer Content Writer


 Professional Development

 Yasmin Sidi, Director

Tyana Harte, Professional Development Manager

Jennifer Rogers, Professional Development Manager

Natasha Terk, Net9 Manager

Kate Brinkerhoff, Net9 Manager

 Ed Kamrin, ICR Director

Julie Horning, EventBrite Manager









Message From the President: Benefits of Belonging

Message From the President: Benefits of Belonging

Over the last several months, I’ve spent my share of time trying new services and using the ones I have (Anyone with new movie recommendations?). I enjoy the benefits of belonging. It’s the reason why people are members of fitness clubs, discount warehouse stores,...

Lessons Cancer Taught Me

Lessons Cancer Taught Me

In support of breast cancer awareness this month, we honor the fortitude and resilience of one of our members, Stacy Lavilla. Stacy already had meaningful work before her breast cancer diagnosis. At the time, the 43-year-old, a single mother of two kids, was working...

October is Member Month — Your Discount Awaits

October is Member Month — Your Discount Awaits

It’s one of our favorite times of the year -- IABC Member Month! You can save 25% on international dues when you join or renew this month as an individual, group or corporate member. You will also be automatically entered into a 2020 IABC Virtual World Conference...