Sylvia Strobel Named Interim CEO At AWM
October 22, 2013 at 4:03 AM (PT)
THE ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA (AWM) has named SYLVIA STROBEL, JD, MBA, as Interim CEO. A long time supporter and past Chair of the organization, STROBEL will oversee day to day operations as well as facilitate the Board’s strategic planning while the search for a new CEO is conducted. After serving as AWM President since 2010, ERIN M. FULLER has been named President of COULTER, AWM’s professional services firm.
“We are thrilled to welcome SYLVIA as AWM’s Interim CEO,” said AWM Chair KAY OLIN. “SYLVIA’s industry knowledge, leadership abilities, and commitment to AWM will help us continue the organization’s incredible momentum advancing the influence and impact of women in all forms of media.”
“It is a privilege to work with AWM, its Board, supporters, and members again,” STROBEL said. “AWM’s mission and work – to advance the opportunities for and impact of women in all forms of media – is critically important to me personally, and is necessary to ascertain diversity in a rapidly changing media industry.”