2022-23 Leadership Announced

May 16, 2022

The Society for Marketing Professionals Services (SMPS) is grateful for the enthusiastic response to our invitation for members to serve on the SMPS and SMPS Foundation boards. We had a record-breaking year in applications, which was exciting to see and provided the Nominations and Elections Committee with a great group of qualified and diverse individuals to consider.

In accordance with the SMPS bylaws, the Nominations and Elections Committee is pleased to present the slate of officers, directors, and trustees for the forthcoming fiscal year.

SMPS Board of Directors

  • President-Elect: Dana Galvin Lancour, FSMPS, CPSM, Vice President, Branding + Communications, Barton Malow, Southfield, MI
    (Term: September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023)
  • At-Large Director: Benjamin Sawa, CPSM, PMP, Vice President, GEI Consultants, Inc., Woburn, MA
    (Term: September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2024) (First term)
  • At-Large Director: Ann Schiola, CPSM, CIP-II, Senior Market Analyst and Growth Leader, RS&H, Inc., Tarpon Springs, FL
    (Term: September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2024) (First term)

Four current directors will continue serving on the SMPS board in 2022-23:

  • President: Holly Bolton, FSMPS, CPSM, Owner, 3chord Marketing, Indianapolis, IN
    (Term: September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023)
  • Past-President: Bernice Bako, FSMPS, CPSM, Director of Marketing, Global Development, Turner Construction Company, Farmers Branch, TX
    (Term: September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023)
  • Secretary-Treasurer: Mike Wagner, CPSM, Vice President, Business Development, Hill International, Inc., Duncanville, TX
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (First term)
  • At-Large Director: Dr. Paula D. Stamp, MBA, CPSM, Director, Business Development, PCL Construction Services, Inc., Glendale, CA
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (First term)

SMPS Foundation Trustees
The Nominations and Elections Committee also recommended and the SMPS board of directors approved the following SMPS Foundation member trustee:

  • Sarah Walker Kinard, Head Bird, The Flamingo Project, Dallas, TX
    (TermSeptember 1, 2022 to August 31, 2024) (First term)

The following trustees will continue to serve on the SMPS Foundation board in 2022-23:

  • Janet E. Brooks, FSMPS CPSM, Senior Manager | Business Strategy, Barton Malow, Charlotte, NC
    (TermSeptember 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (First term)
  • Stacy Cunningham, CPSM, Marketing Manager, Moody Nolan, Columbus, OH
    (TermSeptember 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023)  (First Term)
  • Andrea Goodwin, FSMPS, CPSM, Director, Communications, BGE, Inc., Houston, TX
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (Third term)
  • Janet Lively McCauley, CPSM, Business Development Manager – New Markets, Schmidt Associates, Louisville, KY
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (Second term)
  • Michele R. Raftery, CPSM, Principal, 4240 Architecture Inc., Denver, CO
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (First Term)
  • President: Barbara D. Shuck, FSMPS, CPSM, President, Everest Marketing Services, Blair, NE
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (Second term)
  • Brad Thurman, PE, FSMPS, CPSM, Principal & Chief Marketing Officer, Wallace Design Collective, Tulsa, OK
    (Term: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (Third term)
  • Joy Woo, CPSM, LEED AP, Director, Urban Land Institute (SF District), San Francisco, CA
    (TermSeptember 1, 2021 to August 31, 2023) (First Term)

Serving as the SMPS Board Liaison to the Foundation in 2022–23:

  • Dr. Paula D. Stamp, MBA, CPSM