TUCSON, Ariz. September 23, 2020 – American Advertising Federation Tucson today announced it has elected its 2020-2021 president, 1st vice president and board of directors.
The officers include President Steve Earnhart, market president at iHeartMedia; 1st Vice President and Secretary/Treasurer Bree Richmond, account director at Caliber Group. The immediate past president is Roman Sandoval, owner of Sandoval Creative. The Executive Director is Lorie Anderson.
The directors returning for an additional two-year term include Michael Caballero, design supervisor at Casino Del Sol; Anton Chism, owner of Innovative Signs; Linda Fahey, owner of Dark Horse Media; Steven Meckler, owner of Meckler Photography; Patty Ruiz, general manager of Bustos Media; Bradley Smith, market manager for Lamar Advertising; Mary Swiergol, publisher of Desert Leaf; and Adelina Trujillo of Univision.
Additionally, the following club members have been newly elected to the board of directors for a two-year term, 2020-2022: Lec Coble, station manager/director of sales for KMSB/KTTU; Tyson Torres, director of business development at CS Design Studios; and Tony Bruns, vice president of operations at McFadden/Gavender.
2020-2021 Directors continuing in their second year term include Steve Earnhart, market president for iHeart Media; Bree Richmond, account director at Caliber Group; Ericka Aguilar, sales manager at Arizona Lotus Corp.; Miguel Cruz, vice president of branding and marketing for Tucson Federal Credit Union; Michelle Garcia-Estrada, account executive/media Buyer at Hilton & Myers Advertising; Lee Klein, account executive at Cox Media; and Michael Yip, marketing consultant.
The American Advertising Federation Tucson (AAFT) works to enhance the professional development of club members and support recognition for the advertising industry, while helping the local community and raising funds for advertising education initiatives including internships and scholarships. AAFT is a local affiliate of the American Advertising Federation, an organization that represents all aspects of the advertising industry. For information on upcoming events or membership, visit www.aaftucson.org.