Our Team

We are here for you. A current of passion and expertise runs through the IFA team, from the Board to leadership to staff. Meet the team dedicated to enhancing the values and driving the vision forward for the franchising community.


David Barr

IFA Chair; Chairman, PMTD Restaurants LLC; Managing Director & Partner, Franworth

Catherine Monson, CFE

IFA 1st Vice Chair; CEO & President

Liam Brown

Immediate Past Chair; President & Managing Director, Europe Marriott International

Charlie Chase

IFA 2nd Vice Chair; President & CEO, FirstService Brands, Inc.

Jerry Crawford, CFE

IFA Secretary; President
Jani-King International, Inc.

Bill Hall, CFE

IFA Treasurer; CEO, Treats Investments, LLC and CEO, Align Capital, LLC