FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 10, 2020
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The New Orleans chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) has announced its new board of directors and president for the 2020-2021 board term. The new board features 10 first-time members as well as two returning members. Former board president Christine Briede will also rejoin the board of directors as VP of Membership.
Mariska Morse, the co-founder of Forté Foundation who brings decades of experience in nonprofit management, will take over the position of board president from immediate past president Tristan Babin.
“I’m excited to help AMA New Orleans grow its footprint in the greater New Orleans community,” said Morse. “The AMA has been a pillar of the marketing community for decades, and marketers are looking for guidance now more than ever.”
The complete 2020-2021 board roster includes:
- Mariska Morse, President
- Michael Cook, Secretary
- Robert Baer, Treasurer
- Haley Pegg, Executive Director
- Tristan Babin, Immediate Past President
- Christine Briede, Membership Chair
- Anna LeDonne, Programming Chair
- Priscilla Medina, Communications Chair
- Will Monson, Creative Chair
- Josh Owen, Public Relations Chair
- Liz Johnson, Data/Insights Chair
- Allison Herrera, Social Media Chair
- Leigh Landeche, Website/Technology Chair
- Mike Crimmins
AMA New Orleans first started in 1956 and has long been a staple of the marketing community in the greater New Orleans area. The chapter looks forward to providing educational and networking opportunities to businesses and marketing professionals in the coming year.
AMA New Orleans will host virtual programming for the remainder of 2020 available to members and non-members. Check www.amaneworleans.com for a full event schedule soon.
About the American Marketing Association (AMA)
As the largest community-based marketing association in the world, the AMA is trusted by marketing and sales professionals to help them discover what’s coming next in the industry. Our community of local chapters span more than 70 cities and 320 college campuses throughout North America. We’re home to award-winning content, PCM® professional certification, four premiere academic journals, and industry-leading live and virtual training events. For more information about the AMA, visit www.ama.org.