Our Team

We are leaders and readers; fierce advocates for the written word and for a creative, legal, and regulatory environment that fosters innovation in the modern publishing industry.

Maria A. Pallante President and Chief Executive Officer

Sarah Crozier Senior Director of Communications

Kelly L. Denson Vice President, Education Policy & Programs

Terrence Hart General Counsel

Shelley Husband Senior Vice President, Government Affairs

Bridget Lafferty Special Assistant to the President and CEO

Carl Maxwell Vice President, Public Policy

Karen McInnis Chief Financial Officer

John McKay Senior Vice President, Communications

Lui Simpson Senior Vice President, Global Policy

Matthew Stratton Deputy General Counsel

Syreeta N. Swann Chief Operating Officer

Jonathan Walker Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion