Academy Member Directory

The Academy is comprised of luminaries from advertising, media, entertainment and technology. Members are grouped into juries based on their individual areas of expertise. The Marketing & CMO juries are responsible for judging the Shorty Awards for brands & organizations.

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Hassan S. Ali

Creative Marketing Director, Onion, Inc.

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Anselmo Araujo

Vice President, Global Creative, Storyful - Newscorp

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Ashleigh Axios

Former White House Creative Director and Digital Strategist

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Scott Beale

Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Laugh Squid

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Conor Brady

Chief Creative Officer, Critical Mass

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Alexis Bronstorph

Executive Creative Director, TAXI

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Susan Cain

Chief Revolutionary and Co-Founder, Quiet Revolution

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Noel Cruz


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Sonal Dabral

Group Chief Creative Officer & Vice Chairman, Ogilvy & Mather

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Kathy Delaney

Global Chief Creative Officer, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness/Publicis Health

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Brian Fouhy

Creative Director/ Art Director, CP+B

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Neil Gaiman


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Timothy Goodman

Visual Artist & Designer, Timothy Goodman LLC

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Angela Hill

CEO & CCO, Incitrio

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Nancy Jeng

Product Marketing Manager, Pinterest

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Dina Kaplan

Founder, The Path; Co-Founder,

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Seth Kelly

Creative Director, Reprise

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Mike Krieger

Co-Founder, Instagram

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Golriz Lucina

Senior Vice President of Content and Creative, SoulPancake

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Eduardo Marques

Chief Creative Officer, Publicis Spain/Publicis Emil/Wysiwyg/Nurun

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Gus Marulanda

Associate Creative Director, Verizon

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Bipasha Mookherjee

Associate Creative Director/Copy, McCann New York

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Jonathan Nafarrete

Social Media Strategist and Photographer

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Tom Parker

Chief Creative Officer, Edelman

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Lucas Peon

Executive Creative Director, J. Walter Thompson London

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Melanie Perkins

CEO and Co-Founder, Canva

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Horacio "Chacho" Puebla

Chief Creative Officer, MullenLowe Western Europe

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Emma Pueyo

Freelance Creative Director

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Michael Rudin

Founder + Creative Director, Armed Mind

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Luís Silva Dias

CEO, FCB International

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Sergio Spaccavento

Executive Creative Director, Conversion

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Cory Staudacher


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Jimmie Stone

Chief Creative Officer, New York & Latin America, Edelman

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Nickie Thongton

Senior Art Director, McCann New York

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Charlie Todd

Founder, Improv Everywhere

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Valerie Vargas

SVP – Advertising, Creative Services & HelloLab, AT&T

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Taras Wayner

EVP Chief Creative Officer US, R/GA Media Group

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Natasha Wescoat

Artist & Founder, Art Career Academy

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Tynesha Williams

Creative Director, Cashmere Agency

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Dan Wright

Executive Creative Director, Colenso BBDO

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Jenna Young

Executive Creative Director, Weber Shandwick