It takes a village. Great work does not happen in isolation – and our board members take this truth to heart. The following individuals serve as senior-level chapter leaders, volunteering their time and expertise to keep AMA Philadelphia a strong marketing partner in our region.
Kelly Raible, President
Kelly is AMA Philadelphia’s President and has served as a volunteer leader with the chapter since 2013. She is the senior marketing manager for ECG Management Consultants, a national healthcare consultancy. Kelly previously served as marketing manager with a healthcare strategic planning firm, worked in public relations for a prominent children’s hospital, and spent time in account management for a Philadelphia-based advertising agency.
Bernie Clark, President-Elect
Bernie is the global marketing director at Catalent Pharma Solutions (NYSE:CTLT) headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey. He has global responsibility for the strategic business planning process, as well as marketing, communications and new product development for Catalent’s Clinical Supply Services (CSS) division.
Patricia McCrossan, Immediate Past-President
Pat possesses a diverse background in marketing and strategy from multiple industries including healthcare, financial services, and higher education. As a CMO at well-respected corporations throughout her career, her leadership has resulted in multiple, national, industry awards including Institutional Investors’ “Event Planner of the Year,” “Advertiser of the Year,” and The Luxury Institute’s “Most Trusted Brands”.
Angeline May, Treasurer
Angeline owns OnMarket Solutions, a consultancy serving small businesses in marketing strategy, business development, and management of campaign implementation.
Kate Mahler, Secretary
Kate is a Senior Account Executive at Evoke Health, a full service health and wellness agency, and has experience in account management across both pharmaceutical and consumer brands. As a senior account executive, Kate is responsible for overseeing the execution of a number high-value projects, managing client relations, and mentoring junior account team members.
Allison Benton, Vice President, Membership
Allison is a Marketing Manager at Thomas Jefferson University and TJUH System. Before joining Jefferson, Allison worked at Einstein Healthcare Network where she oversaw the creation and execution of marketing plans and associated advertising campaigns for the successful opening of Einstein Medical Center Montgomery, a 146-bed hospital in East Norriton, Pa.
John Sitarski, Vice President Sponsorship
John is the online marketing manager for ASTM International, an international standards development organization located in West Conshohocken. He is responsible for supporting several lines of business with online marketing strategy, lead generation and content creation efforts aimed to build awareness, educate customers and raise demand for ASTM’s enterprise subscription services.
Jenna Armato, Vice President, Volunteer Engagement
Jenna is the marketing specialist for PROCONEX, a process automation company in Royersford, PA. As the sole marketer for the company, she holds a variety of responsibilities from program and strategy development to implementation and execution.
Michael Dello Iacono, Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Michael is a seasoned marketer with over 17 years of digital marketing experience. For the majority of his career, he ran a digital marketing agency where he worked with a wide range of clients.
Deepa Buddhavarapu, Vice President, Marketing Leadership Series
Deepa is a marketing strategist with 13 years of eclectic experience spanning a unique spectrum of marketing strategy as a corporate marketer, strategic planner at digital agencies, and marketing technologist for global technology and consulting companies. Deepa is currently a digital marketing partner for Cognizant Technology Solutions, where she works with key clients such as AstraZeneca.
Victoria Walters, Vice President, Community Events
Victoria is a strategist at the qualitative research and brand strategy company, Plannerzone, in Philadelphia. She moderates, manages the company’s digital strategy, and aids in report writing and design.