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
DIRECTORS AT LARGE:
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.