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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,

Catherine Bate
President & CEO,
Ad Standards

Serge Rancourt (Vice-Chair)
Co-Founder and CEO,
No Fixed Address Inc.

Shelley Samel

Shelley Samel (Corporate Secretary)
Chief Legal Officer,
Ad Standards

Marina Seidl
Senior Legal Counsel,
Interac Corp.

Richard Wong (Treasurer)
Public Representative


Rupa Bahri
Business Unit General Manager,

Peggy Barnwell
Public Representative

Sonia Carreno
IAB Canada

Judy Davey

Judy Davey
Vice-President, Media Policy & Marketing Capabilities
Association of Canadian Advertisers

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

Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson
GroupM Canada

Scott Knox
President & CEO,
Institute of Canadian Agencies (ICA)

Steve McGregor
Pattison Outdoor Advertising

Andrew Saunders
President & CEO,
The Globe and Mail

Dominique Villeneuve
President and CEO,
Association of Creative Communications Agencies (A2C)

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