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



Ron Lund
President and CEO
Association of Canadian Advertisers Inc.

Jani Yates
Ad Standards

Catherine Bate (Secretary/President)
President and Chief Legal Officer
Ad Standards


Rupa Bahri
Business Unit General Manager



Peggy Barnwell
Public Representative

Sonia Carreno
IAB Canada

Karine Courtemanche
Touché & PHD Canada

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

Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson
GroupM Canada

Scott Knox
President & CEO
Institute of Canadian Agencies

Steve McGregor
Pattison Outdoor Advertising

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

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

Eva Salem
Vice President, Marketing
Canadian Tire Corporation

Andrew Saunders
Chief Revenue Officer
The Globe and Mail

Marina Seidl


Dominique Villeneuve
President and CEO
Association of Creative Communications Agencies

Richard Wong
Public Representative

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