IAE Advisory Council



The Institute for Advertising Ethics (IAE) serves to inspire advertising, public relations and marketing communications professionals to practice the highest personal ethics in the creation and dissemination of commercial information to consumers. It is administered by the American Advertising Federation in partnership with the Reynolds Journalism Institute and the Missouri School of Journalism.

Council Members

The Institute for Advertising Ethics is governed by Independent Council consisting of the following professionals.

Wally Snyder, IAE Executive Director, AAF Board Member and President Emeritus, and Visiting Professor, Missouri School of Journalism, Professor and Senior Advisor, Advertising Ethics, Michigan State University

Linda Thomas Brooks, AAF National Board Member

David Bell, Chairman Emeritus, Interpublic Group; Senior Advisor, AOL

Howard Bell, AAF Board Member and President Emeritus

Robert Burnside, Partner, Chief Learning Officer, Ketchum

Margaret Duffy, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Chair, Strategic Communication Faculty, Missouri School of Journalism

Linda Eatherton, Partner, Director Global Food & Nutrition Practice, Ketchum

Tim Love, Retired Former Vice-Chairman Omnicom Group

Carla Michelotti, Carla Michelotti, Esq., Carla Michelotti LLC

Andy Narrai, Chief Marketing Officer, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren, s.c.

Sheryl Oliver, Assistant Professor, Department of Strategic, Legal and Management Communication, Howard University

Lee Peeler, President, Advertising Self Regulatory Council

William Price, Chairman, Empower MediaMarketing

Jef Richards, Professor & Chair, Department of Advertising + Public Relations, Michigan State University

Brian Steffens, Director of Communications, Reynolds Journalism Institute

James Sterling, Professor, Strategic Communication faculty, Missouri School of Journalism

Tiffany R. Warren, SVP, Chief Diversity Officer, Omnicom Group

Bob Wehling, retired Global Marketing Officer, Procter & Gamble

Executive Office Members

James Edmund Datri, AAF President and CEO

Legal Council

Jill P. Meyer, Attorney at Law, Frost Brown Todd LLC

Task Force

Connie Frazier, AAF
Ayanna Jackson, AAF