Announcing the first annual

Third Coast Marketing Visionaries Conference: Navigating the Complexities of Modern Marketing

Board of Directors



Melissa Farrington

Global Internal Communications Portal Manager at Johnson Controls

Andrea Hubbert

Principal at Hub+company

Heather Vaughn

Treasurer and President-Elect
Marketing Director at Crisis Prevention Institute

Ilka Hoffins

Executive Director

Janelle Thompson

Marketing Manager at Premier Medical Staffing Services, LLC

Brent Kaufman

Programs Chair
Director, Client Strategy at Ascedia

Marisa Riley

Communications Chair
Senior PR Counselor at Bader Rutter

Milt Hwang

Young Professionals Chair
Digital Marketing Director at Connecture

Tom Sanders

Membership Chair
Director, Brand Strategy at Core Creative

Jocelyn Fischer

Special Events Chair
Account Executive at Bader Rutter

Julie Wedel

Brand Management Chair
Owner at Wedel Design+Marketing

Kimberly Otwaska-Butts

Website Chair
Co-Owner at Decipher Creative Communications

Amy Friemoth

Events Chair
Corporate Marketing Director at Versiti Inc.

Jamie Miller

Morning Workshops Chair
Vice President, Sales & Marketing at MTI Connect