Marketing Advisory Board


The Marketing Department Advisory Board (MDAB) includes some of the most successful and influential executives in a variety of industries. Board members provide insights for the development of the Marketing Department, share experience and expertise at marketing classes and events and assist career development of Eller marketing students. The MDAB also includes several current undergraduate and graduate students to build strong connections between our industry board members and the marketing students.

Marketing Advisory Board Members

  • Andrew A. Acedo, VP WW Sales, Observe.AI, New York, NY. 
  • Dena Becker, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, eBay, San Jose, CA. 
  • Steve Bried, Sales Director, Albertsons Team-Fabric Care, Proctor & Gamble, San Francisco, CA. 
  • Jenny Budwig, Head of Marketing, Whiskey Del Bac, Phoenix, AZ. 
  • Korey Burns, Associate Marketing Manager, PetSmart, Phoenix, AZ. 
  • Suzy Crawford, Principal Analytical Lead and Account Executive, Media & Entertainment, Google, Los Angeles, CA. 
  • Robert A. Eckert, Board Chair, Levi Strauss & Co, Lead Independent Director, Amgen Inc. 
  • Brett Farmiloe, Founder & CEO, Markitors, Phoenix, AZ. 
  • Dana Fors, Backslash Director of Operations, Backslash at TBWA\Worldwide, Los Angeles, CA. 
  • Michael Gossett, Chief Product Officer, Whiskers Laces, Denver, CO. 
  • Phil Hagenah, Executive Producer and President (Retired), Film House, Paradise Valley, AZ. 
  • Erik Huberman, CEO, Hawke Media, Santa Monica, CA. 
  • Katie Hundere, Director of Creative Marketing, Netflix, London, UK. 
  • Roxanne Ivory, Brand and Marketing Consultant, San Mateo, CA. 
  • Alex Jones, Assistant Vice President, Omni Channel at AT&T, Dallas, TX. 
  • Katie Kahler, Account Executive, American Solutions for Business, Tempe, AZ. 
  • Tim Lake, Director for Public Sector sales in the West, Cisco Systems, Austin, TX. 
  • Rebecca Lundberg, Arizona Division President, PulteGroup, Phoenix, AZ. 
  • Elyse Flynn Meyer, President & Founder, Prism Global Marketing Solutions, Phoenix, AZ. 
  • Mary Myles, Vice President, Digital Marketing, BlackRock, New York, NY. 
  • Bryan Schachter, Chief Investment Officer, Watermark Retirement Communities, Tucson, AZ. 
  • Jennifer Webb, Head of Global Marketing Analytics, Hasbro, Bristol, RI. 
  • Faham Zakariaei, Senior Director, Promotions & Special Events Marketing, San Francisco Giants, San Francisco, CA. 
  • Liann Zimmer, Marketing Campaign Specialist, Hexagon Mining, Tucson, AZ. 
  • Student members (ex officio): Presidents of AdCats, AdTeam, AMA, and Eller Sales Club.