Committees

DSEF Executive Committee

John P. Parker, Chair
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

Joseph N. Mariano, Vice Chair
President
Direct Selling Association (DSA)

Josephine Mills, Vice Chair
Executive Director, Global Government Affairs
Avon Products, Inc.

S. Kerry Tassopoulos, Vice Chair
Vice President, Government Relations & Compliance
Mary Kay Inc.

Matt Blok, Treasurer
Director, Functional Financial Planning & Analysis
Amway

Doris K. Christopher, Past Chair
Founder, Chairman & Interim CEO
The Pampered Chef

Adolfo Franco, Secretary
Executive Vice President & COO
Direct Selling Association (DSA)

Brett R. Chapman
Chief Legal Officer
Herbalife

Angela Loehr Chrysler
President & CEO
Team National

Linda Ferrell, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing; Bill Daniels Professor of Business Ethics
University of New Mexico

J. Stanley Fredrick
Chairman of the Board
Mannatech, Inc.

Truman Hunt
President & CEO
Nu Skin Enterprises

Connie Tang
President & CEO
Princess House, Inc.

Orville Thompson
CEO
Scentsy, Inc.

GENERAL COUNSEL
Deborah T. Ashford
Hogan Lovells US LLP

 

DSEF Development Committee

Stan Fredrick, Chair
Chairman of the Board
Mannatech, Inc.

Paul J. Adams
Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing
SUCCESS Partners

Brett Duncan
Owner & President
IdeaDrenaline, LLC

Katharine “Kate” Gardner
Principal
GSR The Collaborative

Keith George
Kirks Folly Design

W. Alan Luce
Managing Principal
Luce, Murphy, Fong & Associates LLC

Dan L. Murphy
Managing Principal
Luce, Murphy, Fong & Associates LLC

Connie Tang
President & CEO
Princess House, Inc.

S. Kerry Tassopoulos
Vice President, Government Relations & Compliance
Mary Kay Inc.

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

STAFF LIAISON
Nancy Laichas
Chief Marketing & Development Officer
Direct Selling Education Foundation

 

DSEF Communications Committee 

Brett Duncan
Owner & President
IdeaDrenaline, LLC

Kim Drabik
Manager, Industry & Shareholder Relations
Amway

Jane Creed
President & CEO
WineShop At Home

Jennifer Fong
Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communications
SwissJust

Kelly Harte
Vice President, Sales Strategy & Development
Princess House, Inc.

Calvin Jolley
Vice President, Communications
4Life Research, LLC

Daniel A. Macuga
Chief Communications Officer
USANA Health Sciences, Inc.

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

STAFF LIAISON
Nancy Laichas
Chief Marketing & Development Officer
Direct Selling Education Foundation

 

DSEF Consumer & Community Committee

Brenda Cude, Ph.D., Co – Chair
Professor
University of Georgia

Kara Schneck, Co – Chair
Senior Director, Corporate Communications
Nu Skin Enterprises

Trey Campbell
Director, Communications
Southwestern Advantage

Angela Loehr Chrysler
President & CEO
Team National

Eunice M. Dudley
CFO
Dudley Beauty Corp, LLC

Elizabeth Owen
Executive Director
National Association of Consumer Agency Administrators (NACAA)

Rigoberto Reyes
President
California Consumer Affairs Association

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

STAFF LIAISON
Bettie L. Smith
Senior Program Director
Direct Selling Education Foundation

 

DSEF Education Committee

S. Kerry Tassopoulos, Chair
Vice President, Government Relations & Compliance
Mary Kay Inc.

Victoria L. Crittenden, D.B.A.
President, Academy of Marketing Science
Co-Editor, AMS Review
Boston College 

Elizabeth B. Davis, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Business & Professor, Management
University of New Haven

Susan G. Duffy, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership
Babson College

Linda Ferrell, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing; Bill Daniels Professor of Business Ethics
University of New Mexico

John T. Fleming
Publisher & Editor in Chief
Direct Selling News

Greg W. Marshall, Ph.D.
Charles Harwood Professor of Marketing & Strategy, Rollins College/ Crummer Graduate School of Business
Rollins College

Jay Mulki, Ph.D.
Northeastern University

Ms. Randi Neiner, Ph.D.
Director, Market Research
Shaklee Corporation

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

 

DSEF Ethics Committee

Lawrence Chonko, Ph.D.
The Thomas McMahon Professor in Business Ethics
The University of Texas at Arlington

Anne C. Crews
Vice President, Government Relations
Mary Kay Inc.

Marjorie L. Fine
EVP and General Counsel
Shaklee Corporation

John T. Fleming
Publisher & Editor in Chief
Direct Selling News

Linda F. Golodner
Consumer Initiatives

Jason Harwood
Sales Associate
Thatcher Technology Group, LLC

Michael L. Lunceford
SVP, Government Relations
Mary Kay Inc.

Dan Moore
President
Southwestern Advantage

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

STAFF LIAISON
Bettie L. Smith
Senior Program Director
Direct Selling Education Foundation

DSEF International Grant Committee

Brett R. Chapman, Chair
General Counsel
Herbalife

Douglas L. DeVos
President
Amway

Joseph N. Mariano
President
Direct Selling Association (DSA)

Josephine Mills
Executive Director, Global Government Affairs
Avon Products, Inc.

GENERAL COUNSEL
Deborah T. Ashford
General Counsel, Direct Selling Association & DSEF
Hogan Lovells US LLP

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway

STAFF LIAISON
Bettie L. Smith
Senior Program Director
Direct Selling Education Foundation

 

DSEF Women’s Leadership Committee

Sarah Baker Andrus, Chair

Deborah T. Ashford
General Counsel, Direct Selling Association & DSEF
Hogan Lovells US LLP

Doris K. Christopher
Founder & Chairman, Emeritus
The Pampered Chef

Elizabeth B. Davis, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Business & Professor, Management
University of New Haven

Susan G. Duffy, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership
Babson College

Jane Edwards Creed
President & CEO
WineShop At Home

Marjorie L. Fine
EVP and General Counsel
Shaklee Corporation

Katharine “Kate” Gardner
Principal
GSR The Collaborative

Joan Hartel Cabral
President & Owner
Vantel Pearls in the Oyster

Josephine Mills
Executive Director, Global Government Affairs
Avon Products, Inc.

Joani M. Nielson
Founding Partner & Chief Operating Officer
Tastefully Simple, Inc.

EX-OFFICIO NON-VOTING MEMBER
John P. Parker
Chief Sales Officer
Amway