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    Dr. Jay Edward Purnsley
    President & Chief Executive Officer

    Chief Content Officer   Tyrone McDonald

    Executive Editor-at-Large    Carmela Santoyo 

    Digital Strategy and Partnerships    Chase Douglas

    Director of Creative    Taylor Miah

    Director of Broadcast    Benjamin Owen

    Executive Managing Editor   Logan Morris

    Copy Chief    Amina Adonay

    Production Director   Francis Khan

    Associate Art Director   Semira Rezene

    Supervising Editor/Producer    Marisol Orosco

    Digital Ad Ops Manager   Asifa Farrah

    Social Media Manager   Karen Lowe

    Director, Digital Production    Marvin C. Williams

    Deputy Digital Editor   Josephine Leeds

    Senior Digital Media Producer   Sean Berry

    Senior Digital Editor   Leah Moeller


    Executive Director of Events   Valerie Miller

    Events Program Manager   Anja Baader

    Sponsorship Manager   Melanie Fischer

    Events Program Coordinators   Carlos Castro Oliveira

    S.V.P.  of Multimedia Sales   Shawn McDonald

    V.P. of Multimedia Sales   Clayton K. Dixon

    Multimedia Sales Manager   Adele D. Lewis

    Executive Administrator to Multimedia Sales   Yasmin Ferreira Pereira

    S.V.P./Finance & MIS   Hsin Ts’ao

    V.P./Human Resources & Corporate Operations   Andrew L. Park

    Chief of Staff, Office of the President & CEO   Marcia A. Alongi