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Insights Association Announces Election of New Board Directors

Insights Association Announces Election of New Board Directors

The membership of the Insights Association has approved the following individuals to serve two-year terms on IA’s Board of Directors, beginning January 1, 2023: Michelle Gansle, VP, Global Insights & Analytics, McDonald's; Jing Mertoglu, Global VP Insights and Analytics, Beam Suntory; and Tchicaya Ellis Robertson, Global Talent Research Lead, Accenture (pictured from left to right). In addition, IA members approved the transition of Ashlin Quirk, General Counsel and Privacy Officer at Dynata, from an Ex-Officio position to a Director with voting power.


The terms of outgoing Directors Dave Carruthers, former CEO of Voxpopme, and Jon DeLord, President of VenSights, will end on December 31, 2022. The Insights Association Board and staff thank them for generously volunteering their time and providing astute guidance and assistance with many important initiatives.


The Directors noted above join the following on the 2023 IA Board:



Chair: Camille Nicita, President & CEO, Managing Director North America & Managing Partner, Gongos: part of InSites Consulting

Vice Chair: Scott Baker, Senior Vice President, Escalent 

Treasurer: Tyler McMullen, CEO, MarketVision Research 

Secretary: Alice Butler, Senior Vice President, M/A/R/C Research

Past Chair: Brett Townsend



Khary Campbell, Vice President - Consumer Research & Insights, Comcast

Jackie Chan, User Experience Research Director, Meta

Reed Cundiff, CEO, Schlesinger Group

Lauren Demar, Chief Sustainability Officer and Global Head of ESG, Ipsos

Terrae Schroeder, Human Insights Lead, Clorox Studio

Kajoli Tankha, Senior Director, Consumer Product, Retail and Growth Research, Microsoft



Lisa Courtade, Executive Director, Commercial Assessment, Insights & Analytics, Organon

Tim Hoskins, President of Quester
Bianca Pryor, Vice President of Consumer Insights for Content Optimization, BET Networks

At Insights Association, Board Directors are nominated via a call for candidates from the Nominating Committee. They are chosen by the Board based on their experience and IA’s strategic goals and approved by the membership using an online approve/do not approve vote.

Board Directors are charged with representing the interests of the membership, encouraging participation in the programs established by the Board, and undertaking strategic and long-term planning for the Association.