Arbitron's Carol Hanley Joins AWM's New Board
February 21, 2013 at 11:22 AM (PT)
The ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA (AWM) has announced its 2013 National Board of Directors. LOCAL FOCUS RADIO Pres. KAY OLIN will serve as the National Chair. The 2013 Board will convene on JANUARY 25rd at the NATIONAL PRESS CLUB in WASHINGTON, DC, for its first Board meeting and then will participate in judging the 2013 GRACIE AWARDS on JANUARY 26th-27th.
"The ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA has an ambitious agenda ahead of us. From our Symposium Series to the GRACIE AWARDS, which will be hosted on both coasts for the first time, AWM is actively engaging, recognizing and
promoting women in media," OLIN said. "I am excited to work with such a talented and committed group of media
professionals to accomplish our goals this year."
Serving as Chair-Elect of AWM is DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS SVP/Global Content and Long Range Strategic Planning KRISTEN WELCH; the Treasurer is ENCOMPASS DIGITAL MEDIA EVP/Sales & Client Services SARAH FOSS; the Treasurer-Elect is CAROL GROTHEM; and Past Chair is CBS RADIO/GM for KFWB Asset Trust Market Controller VALERIE BLACKBURN.
Serving as Directors at Large: CHRISTINA ANDERSON , LORI CONKLING, CYNDEE EVERMAN, NANCY GILES, SANDY GIRARD, ARBITRON Chief Sales Officer CAROL HANLEY, ANNIE HOWELL, E, KIMBERLY MAKI, JANET NOLL, DEBORAH PARENTI, RONI SELIG, KEISHA SUTTON-JAMES, CHRISTINE TRAVAGLINI, and DR. NICOL TURNER-LEE.
"I believe the nominating committee and our membership selected the best possible group of talented, accomplished and smart women to help lead our organization into the future," AWM Pres. ERIN M. FULLER said. "Their leadership is critical to AWM continuing to empower career development, engage in thought leadership and drive positive change for our industry and societal progress."