Board of Directors & National Assembly Delegates

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President

Brooke Traister, APR

Texas Instruments
12500 TI Blvd.
MS C4000
Dallas, TX 75243

President Elect

James M. Shackelford, APR

SomaComm, Inc.
325 N Saint Paul
Suite 1200
Dallas, TX 75201

Secretary

Rachel Elizabeth Deems

Dallas, TX 75206

Treasurer

Christi Chesner Matthys, APR

Three Box Strategic Communications
12222 Merit Dr
Suite 1030
Dallas, TX 75251

Assistant Treasurer

Marty Heires

Heires Communications LLC
4412 Kelly Dr.
Richardson, TX 75082

Marketing Director

Pamela Y. Thompson

302 Highland Park Lane
Wylie, TX 75098

Membership Director

Melissa K. Flynn, APR

Melissa Flynn Public Relations & Marketing
411 Arborcrest Drive
Richardson, TX 75080

Assistant Membership Director

Thomas Bennett

Partnerships/Networks Director

Jeffrey Griffin Cheatham

TrizCom PR
14850 Montfort Drive, Ste 190
Dallas, TX 75254-6756

Diversity & Inclusion Chair

Jennifer Cho

Weber Shandwick
3030 Olive St
3rd Floor
Dallas, TX 75219

Immediate Past President

Donna Q. Coletti, APR

Donna Coletti Marketing
2620 N. Henderson Avenue
Dallas, TX 75206

Assembly Delegate (2017-2019)

Christina Baily-Byers, APR

2705 Mont Clair Dr
Flower Mound, TX 75022

Assembly Delegate (2019-21)

Katie Carrol-Whitton, APR

Southwest Transplant Alliance
5489 Blair Road
Dallas, TX 75032

Assembly Delegate (2019-21)

Donna Q. Coletti, APR

Donna Coletti Marketing
2620 N. Henderson Avenue
Dallas, TX 75206

Assembly Delegate (2019)

Leah Ekmark Williams, APR

Dala Communications
4144 N. Central Expressway
#305
Dallas, TX 75204

Assembly Delegate Alternate (2019)

Jeffrey Todd Smith, APR

ORIX USA Corporation
1717 Main Street, Suite 1100
Dallas, TX 75201

Assembly Delegate Alternate (2019)

Rachel Lillian Hedstrom, APR

Rachel Hedstrom Inc.
942 Abbott Ln.
Allen, TX 75013