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We are always looking for professionals to serve in a variety of capacities. Although serving on the Board of Directors requires you to hold a current membership, volunteers do not have to be a member. Let us know how you would like to serve – email us today!
Another Brilliant Idea
Mary Barnett is the owner of a certified woman-owned small business called Another Brilliant Idea, Inc. (ABI). ABI has been a boutique marketing firm since 1988, with expertise in various marketing channels that have created brilliant results for their corporate, government and retail clientele. Since in 2007, her focus has been offering targeted mobile technology solutions, branded as Brilliant Mobile Solutions.
Immediate Past President/Advisor
perry design + advertising
Janine Perry served as the 2016-17 President of the American Marketing Association Inland Empire Chapter, and was 2015-16 President Elect and 2014-15 Communications Chair. Janine served as President of the AAF Inland Empire in 2006, in addition to serving on the board as President Elect, Programs and other positions. She is a member of the Claremont Chamber of Commerce.
Mara Murphy operates m.m. Marketing offering content, copy and direct response campaigns for small to medium sized businesses. She has special expertise in database marketing and the health and education industries. Previously, she has held posts with UCLA Anderson School of Management Alumni Association, the Technology Council of Orange County and the Direct Marketing Association of Southern California. She has presented at numerous marketing conferences and association meetings in California including the San Diego Direct Marketing Association and national Catalog/ecommerce Conference
Jesan Ledda, CPA
Dr. Xin (Cindy) Zhao
University of Redlands
Dr. Zhao joined AMA-IE in 2009 and has been serving on the board ever since. She is a firm believer of lifelong learning. And AMA-IE provides a great opportunity to keep her knowledge in marketing up to date, which she constantly bring back to the classroom and shares with her students. In 2017, she won the School of Business Excellence in Teaching Award.
Arkside Marketing, Inc.
Nathan is the Founder and CEO of Arkside Marketing, Inc. – a full-service ad agency in Southern California. He has cultivated success on all three sides of the marketing world: media, agency, and client. These experiences have honed his understanding of the value of a data-based multimedia strategy for businesses of all sizes. As a lifelong entrepreneur, Nathan has always appreciated the great freedoms and responsibilities of growing a business.
Maria Lamas is a Marketing Program Lead for the Global Water Practice at Esri. She has worked in the marketing department at Esri for over two years. Her responsibilities include managing integrated marketing programs, campaigns and tactics from start to finish by working with teams including; business development, product marketing, industry marketing, and others to ensure predictable, consistent, and successful program delivery that drives measureable success. In this role, Maria creates program assets, including messaging, collateral, digital content, etc that contribute to overall campaign success.
Always an active member in the community, Khevin currently serves as the Co-Vice President of Partnerships for the American Marketing Association, the Past Chair of the Pick Group – Young Professional of Riverside Board Development Training Program (BDTP) and a committee member for both the Science and Technology Education Partnership (STEP) and Civil Rights Institute Inland Southern California.
Cal Baptist University
Dawn Carter is Principal at Know Your Onions, a marketing consultancy focused on the craft beer industry. Ms. Carter brings over 25 years of marketing experience serving non-profits, internet startups and retail brands. After establishing herself as a marketing and GIS pioneer early in her career, Ms. Carter served as Associate Director of Strategic Planning at LA-based Davis Elen Advertising and Database Marketing Manager for the LA Times. Her work recently focuses on helping grow the local craft beer segment in the Inland Empire.
Dee Ann Chandler
Inland Empire Women’s Business Center
Dee Ann Chandler is a marketing communications professional with an emphasis on customer engagement. She started her communications career in film research and documentary video production, helping producers and subjects tell their stories and connect with audiences. She expanded her interest to desktop publishing and marketing, telling stories on paper and online. “It’s magic, and it’s power,” she says. “I can take everyday words and turn them into something that connects people to things they care about.”