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Executive Committee & Board of Directors

 

The 2018 IFA Executive Committee and Board of Directors

The International Franchise Association’s leadership determines and follows the association’s mission statement to protect, enhance and promote franchising, and its vision to act as the pre-eminent voice and acknowledged leader for franchising worldwide. The board of directors includes franchisees, franchisors, and suppliers who represent the extremely diverse nature of franchising.    

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:

CHAIR:

Liam Brown

Liam Brown

President, U.S. & Canada, Select Service & Extended Stay Lodging and Owner & Franchise Services, North America, Marriott International

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR:

Shelly Sun 

Shelly Sun, CFE

CEO & Founder, BrightStar Franchising, LLC

1st VICE CHAIR: 

David Barr

Chairman, PMTD Restaurants

2nd VICE CHAIR:

Catherine Monson, CFE

CEO, FASTSIGNS International

SECRETARY:

Charlie Chase

President & CEO, FirstService Brands, Inc.

TREASURER:

Bill Hall, CFE

CEO, Treats Investments, LLC and CEO, Align Capital, LLC

FRANCHISOR FORUM CHAIR: 

Karen Satterlee, CFE

VP & Sr. Counsel, Hilton Worldwide 

FRANCHISEE FORUM CHAIR: 

 

Tom Baber

Multi-Unit Franchisee, Money Mailer and IHOP (DineEquity)

SUPPLIER FORUM CHAIR:

Mary Ann O'Connell, CFE

President, FranWise 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:   

Jania Bailey, CFE

Mitch Cohen

Jerry Crawford, CFE 

John "JD" Draper, CFE

Chris Drazba

Chris Dull, CFE

Richard Emmett

Tariq Farid, CFE 

Ron Feldman, CFE

Lane Fisher, CFE

Lorne Fisher, CFE

Sherri Fishman, CFE

Mara Fortin

Genna Gent 

Tamra Kennedy 

Saunda Kitchen, CFE

Mark Liston, CFE

Gordon Logan

David McKinnon, CFE

Barb Moran-Goodrich, CFE

Matthew Patinkin

Karen Powell, CFE 

Todd Recknagel, CFE

John Rotche, CFE

Mike Rotondo, CFE

Jeffrey Tews

Simone Wu

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