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
DDB Canada

Uwe Stueckmann (Treasurer)
EVP & Chief Customer Officer
Loblaw Companies Ltd.

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
General Manager – Canada
GSK Consumer Healthcare



Peggy Barnwell
Public Representative

Sonia Carreno
IAB Canada

Karine Courtemanche
Touché & PHD Canada

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.

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
Senior Counsel, RBC Law Group
Royal Bank of Canada

Dominique Villeneuve
President and CEO
Association of Creative Communications Agencies

Richard Wong
Public Representative

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