NRF Staff

Administration and Finance

Adrienne Alexander
Sr. Manager, Revenue Accounting
Brian Baskins
Coordinator, Office Administration
Janet Dan
Manager, Accounts Receivable
Judy DePalma
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Chief Human Resources Officer
Sharon Guevara
Director, Human Resources
Chief Financial Officer
Su Yeon Ko
Sr. Director, Accounting
Kayla May
Administrative Assistant
Leta McDowell
Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer
Monique Meleance
VP and Controller
Chastity Nelson
Manager, Office Administration
Manager, Accounts Payable

Communication and Public Affairs

Director, Special Projects and Executive Communications
Coordinator, Media Relations
Senior Director, Media Relations
VP, Communications and Public Affairs
SVP, Communications and Public Affairs
Sr. Manager, Media Relations


Director, Meetings and Special Events
Sr. Director, Meetings and Special Events
VP, Meetings and Special Events
Director, Speaker Logistics
Dasha Kimelman
Director, Attendee Registration
Director, Sponsorships
SVP, Conferences
Director, Event Experiences
VP, Sales
Sr. Director, Speaker Logistics


Manager, Event Production & Operations
Lindsey Henry
Director, Content Production & Operations
VP, Education Strategy
Director, Partnerships & Programs
VP, Education Strategy

Government Relations

VP, Retail Technology & Cybersecurity; Executive Director, Center for Digital Risk & Innovation
VP, CSR & Sustainability
Maisha Davis
Manager, Government Relations Operations
VP, GR & Workforce Development
VP & Deputy General Counsel
SVP, Government Relations & Executive Director, NCCR
VP, Supply Chain & Customs Policy
Sr. Manager, Political Affairs
Sr. Director, Government Relations
Sr. Director, Grassroots
VP, Legal Affairs
VP and Senior Policy Counsel
Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel
Paralegal & Contract Administrator
Shawna Purvis
Executive Assistant
VP, Government Relations & Political Affairs
VP, Government Relations Food & Energy Policy
Ashton Wiggins
Legislative Assistant
VP, Tax Policy


Sylvia Diaz Garces
Coordinator, Data Integrity
Holly Eva
Sr. Director, IT Projects
Chief Information Officer
Sr. Director, Infrastructure Management
Christina Morris
Web Developer
Salaam Original
Specialist, Helpdesk
Steve Riley
Director, Database Management
Ingrid Savino De Moraes
Manager, Data Integrity
Manager, Design & Usability
Director, Web Development
Catherine “Cass” Wright
Sr. Director, Data Policy


Adrienne Andrews
Marketing Analyst
Director, Creative Production
Director, Social Media & Digital Communications
Sherry Chaudoin
Sr. Director, Creative Production
Marketing Manager
Sr. Director, Marketing Insights & Analytics
Executive Assistant
Sr. Director, Marketing
Sara Lott
Sr. Director, Digital Marketing
Manager, Web Content
Director, Marketing
Sr. Director, Content Strategy
CMO & EVP, Content & Retail Strategy
Mary Rowedder
Coordinator, Digital Communications & Marketing
Juliana Saling
Coordinator, Email Marketing
Director, Editorial Content
Allison Taylor
Digital Designer

Member Relations

Audrey Barnett
Coordinator, Member Relations
Sr. Director, Member Relations and Administration
Sr. Director, Membership Development
SVP, Membership and Development
VP, Asset Protection & Retail Operations
Stephanie McCain
Director, Member Engagement
Liaison, Member Relations
Beth Stanaland
Vice President, Membership Operations and Special Projects
Sr. Director, Member Engagement and Recruitment

NRF Foundation

Manager, RISE Up Customer Engagement
Sr. Director, Communications & Content Development
Director, RISE Up Outreach
Manager, Special Projects & Corporate Engagement
Executive Director, NRF Foundation
Marisa Mitchell
Manager, Partnerships & Outreach
Director, University Relations & Programs
Coordinator, University Relations & Scholarships
Coordinator, Operations & Outreach
Director, Development & Corporate Engagement


VP, Industry and Consumer Insights
Research Analyst
Chief Economist
Executive Director, Research