AAF Tucson Names New Board of Directors for 2016/2017

June 27, 2016 - American Advertising Federation Tucson has elected its President, Vice Presidents and Board of Directors for 2016-2017.

The OFFICERS include PRESIDENT Miguel Cruz, VP of marketing for Tucson Federal Credit Union; 1st VICE PRESIDENT & SECRETARY/TREASURER Andy Schwabe, manager of marketing & creative services at E.W. Scripps Company; 2nd VICE PRESIDENT Roman Sandoval, owner of Sandoval Creative; and 3rd VICE PRESIDENT Steve Earnhart, director of sales at iHeartMedia.The IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT is Kerry Stratford, principal at The Caliber Group. The EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR is Pearl Ford-Fyffe.

The BOARD OF DIRECTORS include Doug Burke, publisher of Tucson Lifestyle MagazineRichard Engberg, Station Manager/Director of Sales for KMSB/KTTULinda Fahey, partner of Dark Horse MediaKen Kwilosz, general manager of Arizona Lotus CommunicationsSteven Meckler, president of Steven Meckler PhotographySteve Neely, chief marketing officer for Casino del Sol ResortJames Patrick, Owner/Photographer of James Patrick PhotographySteven Pope, Publisher of Tucson Local MediaMike Saffer, VP of sales at Clear Channel OutdoorRobert Santiago, director of marketing for Eggees; Brad Smith, Market Manager for Lamar Advertising; and Mary Swiergol, publisher of The Desert Leaf. Also serving on the AAF Tucson Board of Directors is AD2 TUCSON PRESIDENT, Alexis Favis, digital campaign manager at Madden Media.

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