• Chair Kathy Hanna The Kroger Co. Sr. Director, Enterprise Payments & Store Support Enterprise Payments Dept.
  • Vice Chair Chris Priebe Southwest Airlines Sr. Director – Treasury Payments and Risk
  • Secretary Alok Mathur Hughes Network Systems, LLC Senior Director - Revenue Management
  • Treasurer Gina Powers Inspire Brands, Inc. Director, Treasury Services
  • Member Director John Aglialoro Verizon Communications Director - Verizon Finance
  • Member Director Kelly Andrus EG America LLC Head of Payments
  • Member Director Kristy Cook Target Director, Payment Acceptance Technology
  • Member Director Patricia Cox Whataburger Director of Restaurant Technology
  • Member Director Ed Dzadovsky Circle K VP Information Technology & Systems, N.A.
  • Member Director Justin Fletcher Best Buy Director - Technology
  • Member Director Ken Grogan Wakefern Food Corp. Director Treasury Services
  • Member Director Jamie Henry Walmart Vice President Finance, Emerging Payments
  • Member Director Sorin Hilgen EG America LLC CIO
  • Member Director Peter Jessiman 7-Eleven, Inc. Payment Card Acceptance and ATM
  • Member Director Jim Jett Southwest Airlines Company Sr. Director - Technology
  • Member Director Santhosh Kumar Inspire Brands, Inc. VP of IT
  • Member Director Frank Liberio Restaurant Brands International Chief Technology Officer
  • Member Director John Manna Lowe's Companies, Inc. VP, Operational Controller
  • Member Director Dee O’Malley Best Buy Vice President, Financial Services
  • Member Director Donna Steele-Ponder McDonald's Corporation Sr. Director
  • Member Director Wes Sweet Walmart Senior Director
  • Chief Executive Officer John Drechny
  • Chief Operations Officer Laura Townsend
  • Vice President, Public Affairs Beth Provenzano
  • Vice President, Collaboration and Education Eric O'Brien
  • Director, Education and Design Leah Collins
  • Director, Member and Administrative Services Kari Hartley
  • Account Executive Emily Johnson
  • Administrative Assistant Karen Kielmeyer
  • Strategic Project Manager Ally Leff
  • Conference Planner Jennifer Mammele
  • Communications Manager Mary Platz
  • Director, Conference and Events Andrea Rouse
  • Director, Tech Engagement Robert Savage
  • Conference Planner Justine Seas
  • Executive Director Amy Sellheim
The Merchant Advisory Group

Driving positive change and innovation in the payments industry that serves the merchants interest through collaboration, education, and advocacy.