NAB Promotes Two
August 9, 2011 at 12:19 PM (PT)
NAB Pres./CEO GORDON SMITH has upped CHRISTOPHER ORNELAS to COO and JOY WHITLOW to CFO/EVP Finance.
Prior to joining NAB, ORNELAS was chief counsel on communications and technology policy in SMITH's U.S. Senate office, overseeing all matters relating to communications, media, entertainment and technology before the Senate Commerce Committee. He previously served in the WASHINGTON offices of WILKINSON BARKER.
WHITLOW joined NAB in JULY 2009 as VP/Controller, and has been responsible for managing the accounting and finance functions at the organization. Prior to that, she spent seven years at WETA-TV & FM/WASHINGTON D.C. as budget manager, assistant controller and controller. She also spent two years as a business manager for WGBH-TV/BOSTON.