Board & Staff

CTHRA’s 2014 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:

Sheryl Anderson, President
Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Administration, Starz Entertainment 

Abby Pfeiffer, Vice President/President Elect
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Charter Communications 

Janice Turner, Treasurer
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone

Eric Hawkins, Secretary
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Discovery Communications

Rhonda D. Taylor, Appointment
Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer, Cox Communications


Seth Feit, Group Vice President, Human Resources, Time Warner Cable

Robert Fodge, Vice President, Human Resources - Business Services, Comcast Cable

Pamela Hagan, Corporate Vice President, Human Resources, Bright House Networks

Lisa Kaye, President & CEO,

Scott Murphy, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Turner Broadcasting Systems, Inc.

Joanne O'Brien, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, NBCUniversal News Group

NJ Pesci, Executive Vice President, Human Resources, Scripps Networks Interactive

Paul Richardson, Senior Vice President of Human Resources, ESPN Inc. & Chief Diversity Officer, The Walt Disney Co.

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


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

Christine Teed, Membership Coordinator
Phone: 630.599.7103

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