Board & Staff

CTHRA’s 2016 board is comprised of some of the most experienced and accomplished senior HR executives in the industry, representing both programmers and MSOs. Board members are elected by CTHRA’s membership to two-year terms. CTHRA’s Board of Directors includes:

Abby Pfeiffer, President

Eric Hawkins, Vice President/President Elect
Senior Vice President, Discovery Communications & The Oprah Winfrey Network

Tom Tooker, Treasurer
Vice President, Human Resources, A+E Networks

Seth Feit, Secretary
Group Vice President, Talent, Charter Communications

Pamela Hagan (Appointed) 
Corporate Vice President, Human Resources, Bright House Networks

Doug Adkins, Vice President, Human Resources, ESPN

Dave Crossen, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, NBC Broadcasting and Advertising Sales

Marisa Famulare, Senior Vice President, Human Resources - East Coast, HBO

Robert Fodge, Vice President, Human Resources - Business Services (HQ), Comcast 

Cheryl Middleton Jones, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Scripps Networks Interactive

Lisa Kaye, President & CEO,

Judith Mills, Group Vice President, Human Resources, Mediacom Communications

Michele Parks, Vice President of Talent Management, Cox Communications

Alisha Penick, Vice President of Human Resources, Turner Broadcasting Systems, Inc.

Fatimah Shittu, Vice President, Compensation, CBS Corporation



CTHRA is managed by the association management firm Williams Management Resources, Inc.

Pamela Williams, CAE, Executive Director
Phone: 630.599.7123

Tracy J. Mitchell, CMP, Director of Programming
Phone: 630.599.7102

Melissa Hicks, Director of Public Relations and Communications
Phone: 484.888.6766

Colleen Gorniak, Program Assistant
Phone: 630.599.7121

Christine Teed, Membership Coordinator
Phone: 630.599.7103

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