Ad Standards Board of Directors

The Ad Standards Board of Directors is composed of senior-level executives from advertisers, advertising agencies and media organizations, and includes a member-at-large position. Directors are elected each spring at Ad Standards' Annual Meeting.

Executive Committee

Bev Kirshenblatt (Chair)
Executive Director, Corporate & Regulatory Affairs


Kevin Brady (Vice Chair)
President & CEO
Anderson DDB Health & Lifestyle

Uwe Stueckmann (Treasurer)
SVP, Marketing
Loblaw Companies

Ron Lund
President and CEO
Association of Canadian Advertisers Inc.

Jani Yates (President)
President and CEO
Ad Standards

Catherine Bate (Secretary)
Chief Legal & Policy Officer
Ad Standards


Rupa Bahri
Vice President and General Manager
GSK Canada Consumer Healthcare


Peggy Barnwell
Public representative

Sonia Carreno
IAB Canada

Karine Courtemanche
CEO, PHD and Touché! Media Agency
Touché Media Agency

Kimberly Eberwine
General Counsel & Secretary, Canada
Procter & Gamble Inc.

Scott Knox
President & CEO
Institute of Communication Agencies

Steve McGregor
Pattison Outdoor Advertising

Greg McLelland
Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer
Corus Entertainment Inc.

Nadia Petrolito
Vice President, General Counsel & Chief Communications Officer (CCO)
L’Oréal Canada Inc.

Serge Rancourt
Co-Founder and CEO
No Fixed Address Inc.

Eva Salem
Vice President, Marketing
Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited

Andrew Saunders
Chief Revenue Officer
The Globe and Mail

Marina Seidl
Senior Counsel, RBC Law Group
Royal Bank of Canada

Dominique Villeneuve
President and CEO
Association of Creative Communications Agencies

Richard Wong
Account Executive, LinkedIn Marketing Solutions
LinkedIn Corporation

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