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Mark Sableman is a media, Internet and intellectual property law partner with Thompson Coburn LLP. He is author of the Internet Law Twists & Turns blog at, the book More Speech, Not Less: Communications Law in the Information Age, and more than a dozen law review articles and book chapters. He has taught Internet Law, and Censorship and Free Expression, at Washington University School of Law.

Ron Sachs is CEO of Sachs Media Group.

Marian Salzman is CEO of Havas PR, New York.

Kim Sammons is Executive Vice President, Advocacy Patient Engagement at GCI Health.

Adriana Sanchez is Vice President, Digital, at Magrino PR.

Rafael Sangiovanni is Digital and Social Media Producer at rbb Communications in Miami, Florida.

Carlos Santiago is co-founder of the Alliance for Inclusive and Multicultural Marketing (AIMM).

Roger Sauerhaft is a senior vice president at Sloane & Company, focusing on corporate communications and issues management.

Janine Savarese is CEO of NextTech Communications.

Tanya Scalisi is a Senior Director at J Public Relations in New York.

Dan Scandling is an SVP at Ogilvy PR in Washington. He worked on Capitol Hill for nearly 25 years and ran elections in Virginia for more than 20 years.

Chip Scarinzi is head of technology at Ruder Finn.

Rory Schaff is Online Services Supervisor at McGrath/Power Public Relations.

Blake Schiller is Executive Vice President at imre Health, the life sciences arm of imre.

Steven Schlein is an Executive Vice President at Dezenhall Resources, crisis and high-stakes communications firms.

Rebecca Schmidt is Head of Fintech and Digital Assets at Water and Wall.

Robert Schooling is Founder and President of Reservoir Communications Group. He was formerly Chief Advocacy and Alliance Development Officer for WellPoint, Inc. (now Anthem, Inc.), and President, Americas for APCO Worldwide.

Jon Schubin is Vice President at Cognito.

Todd Schuetz leads Marketing Maven’s travel and tourism practice in LA.

Adam Schwartzman is Head of Content at The Bliss Group.

Jennifer Scott is clinical assistant professor, PR and corporate communications at New York University's School of Professional Studies. She was previously managing director, thought leadership at Ogilvy.

Sophie Scott is global managing director for technology at FleishmanHillard.

Ken Scudder has provided media training, presentation training, crisis communications training and consulting, and writing and editing to business leaders, celebrities, and politicians for more than 20 years.

Karen Seamen is president & COO of Cramer-Krasselt.

Amy Sedeño is Vice President and Partner at Carolyn Izzo Integrated Communications / CIIC PR.

Shruti Sehgal is vice president at BerlinRosen.

Fraser P. Seitel has been a communications consultant, author and teacher for 40 years. He may be reached directly at [email protected]. He is author of the Pearson text “The Practice of Public Relations,” now in its 14th edition, and co-author of “Rethinking Reputation" and "Idea Wise.”

Mark Senak is a Senior Vice President and Partner in FleishmanHillard’s Global Healthcare Practice.

Geoff Serednesky is Managing Director, Research, FTI Consulting.

Jeffrey Sharlach founded the JeffreyGroup in Miami in 1993. He serves as its chairman.

Charli Sharp is a seasoned marketing and communications leader with a decade of industry experience. As the founder of Sharp Learning, she has redefined employee training in the marketing and communications field. Charli's practical solutions have enhanced workforce skills and fueled organizational success. With a profound understanding of the marketing and communications industry, and her ability to connect theory and practice, she has set a new standard for excellence in employee training.

Matthew Sheahan is associate VP for Aspectus PR, New York.

Virginia Sheridan is Travel and Lifestyle Managing Partner, USA Travel Lead at FINN Partners.

Chris Shigas is Senior Vice President of French/West/Vaughan, and is also instructor at FWV's premier media training workshop, Media Academy.

Kent Sholars is an Account Supervisor in the Dallas office of Pierpont Communications, the largest independent communications agency in Texas.

Greg Shove is founder and CEO of San Francisco-based SocialChorus.

Ryan Shucard is Vice President of JPA Health’s Public Affairs practice in Washington, D.C.

Mark Seifert is a Partner in Brunswick’s Washington, DC office and co-leads the firm’s Cybersecurity and Privacy practice.

Lucy Siegel is president & CEO, Bridge Global Strategies, New York.

Stephanie Siewert is Social Media Manager based out of Marketing Maven’s LA office.

Dustin Siggins is CEO of the publicity firm Proven Media Solutions and a business columnist. He was previously Director of Communications for a national trade association.

Zach Silber is Chief Innovation Officer at Kivvit.

Don Silver leads the crisis management team at BoardroomPR, a Florida-based, full-service communications and integrated marketing firm.

Dan Simon is co-founder and CEO of Vested, an integrated communications firm focused on the financial sector.

Doug Simon is CEO of D S Simon Media.

Mark Simon is executive VP at Didit, a full-service online advertising and marketing services firm.

Brian Sinderson is Senior Partner and East Coast Tech Practice Lead at Finn Partners.

Claude Singer is Managing Partner of Brandsinger.

Jamie Singer is co-Head of Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Communications at FTI Consulting.

Phil Singer is the Founder & CEO of Marathon Strategies, a communications and investigative research firm.

Dr. Singh is immediate past Chief Medical Officer of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Chair of the Pain Management Task Force.

Michael Sitrick is the founder, chairman and CEO of Sitrick And Company and author of “Spin” and “The Fixer.”

Debra Skinner is a research manager for JPA Health and is the primary lead on GRETEL research.

Brandon Skop is a Vice President, Health at Padilla.

Alex Slater is the founder and CEO of Clyde Group, a mid-sized PR and marketing firm based in Washington, DC.

Sally Slater is Head of Innovation at The Bliss Group.

Larry Smith joined LEVICK in 2000. He was Senior Vice President until 2017.

Reed Smith is Vice President of Digital Strategy at Jarrard Phillips Cate & Hancock.

Scott Sobel is president of Media & Communications Strategies, Inc., a Washington, DC-based public relations firm.

Arthur Solomon was a senior VP at Burson-Marsteller. He now is a contributor to public relations and sports business publications, consults on PR projects and was on the Seoul Peace Prize nominating committee. He can be reached at [email protected].

Sandi Sonnenfeld is associate vice president of Impact PR & Communications.

Curtis Sparrer is Co-Founder and Principal at Bospar.

George Spencer is VP, Impact Investing Group, at BackBay Communications.

Aljolynn Sperber is Director of Social Media at Marketing Maven.

Rachel Spielman is head of storytelling at Ruder Finn.

Dennis Spring is President of Spring Associates, Inc., founded in 1980. In addition to executive search services, the company also handles communications audits, mergers and acquisitions, client/agency reviews and PR agency selection searches.

As Senior Partner at The Nova Consulting Group, a performance and development practice, Elli St. George brings essential elements to the practice’s merge of functional practitioners and behavioral economics. As part of the team who developed the Advanced Sales Conversation Model© and author of the Nudge Interview Model©,Ms. St. George has worked with teams and sales leaders in highly competitive and complex sales environments. Elli St. George is coach and counsel to C-level and frontline managers as they work to understand and optimize the performance of their teams.

Courtney Stack is Head of Content and Digital Marketing at Karbo Communications in San Francisco.

Alex Stanton is CEO of Stanton Public Relations & Marketing in New York.

Peter V. Stanton is CEO of Stanton Communications, Inc.

Cortney Stapleton is Managing Partner at The Bliss Group.

Samantha Stark, who has more than 20 years of marketing and PR experience, is a member of Ketchum's technology team in Washington. You can follow her on Twitter @sammystark.

Eric Starkman founded STARKMAN PR firm in 1999. It has offices in New York and San Francisco.

Stan Steinreich is president and CEO of Steinreich Communications Group, a global public-relations firm based in Manhattan.

Jason Stemm is Vice President at Padilla.

Brandon Stephenson is Chief Strategic Officer at Cerrell Associates.

Art Stevens is managing partner of Art Stevens LLC, a StevensGouldPincus Worldwide partner.

Stacey Stevens leads the Issues and Crisis Navigation practice at FoodMinds, LLC in Chicago.

Clay Steward is a Vice President with Infinite Global and a member of the firm’s Crisis and Litigation PR group.

Matt Stewart is a Vice President at Antenna Group.

Susan Stolov is a director, producer and writer with Washington Independent Productions in Washington, D.C.. She also currently authors the video tip series, Beyond Point and Shoot.

Renzi Stone is CEO of Oklahoma City-based Saxum.

Cheryl Stopnick is senior vice president of public relations and a crisis communications practitioner at Sachs Media Group.

Julie Strack is Account Director of Research and Insights at JPA Health.

Karen Strauss is Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer at M Booth Health.

Ruth Streder is an international associate director at LEWIS PR in Hong Kong.

Tim Streeb, Senior Vice President, co-leads the Better Living Public Relations group at ICR.

Jacob Streiter is vice president at Rosen Group, a full-service public relations firm headquartered in New York City. Prior to joining Rosen Group, he led marketing and communications at a Detroit-based startup.

Aaron Strout is Chief Marketing Officer of W2O Group.

Vladimir Stupnikov is president of iMARS Communications and CEO of SPUTNIK marketplace in Moscow.

Matt Sullivan is a Vice President and Corporate Communication Lead at Padilla.

Jennifer Sunshine has 17 years’ experience in health care policy and regulatory affairs including working for two leading healthcare trade associations and advising clients at CMS, FDA, and VA on various Congressionally mandated health initiatives.

Doug Swanson, Ed.D APR is professor of communications at California State University, Fullerton. He’s founder of CSUF’s student-run agency, PRactical ADvantage Communications.

Karen Swim is the president of Solo PR Pro (

Jimmy Szczepanek is Executive Vice President at Porter Novelli.

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