Meet the Team.

Results-oriented, savvy professionals.

Communication

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    Kathleen Shanahan

    CEO

    • Business Builder
    • Creative Thinker
    • Beach Enthusiast + Family Values
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  • Merrill Freund

    GM | EVP

    • Still a Long Islander
    • Fan of Digital | Comical Bits
    • Sweat everyday
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    Alissa Vasilevskis

    Vice President

    • Content + Insight Lead
    • Global PR Campaign Expert
    • Traveler, Foodie
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    Brigit Valencia

    Vice President

    • Dynamic + Driven
    • True Client Partner
    • Proud Oregonian (Go Ducks!)
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    Elyce Ventura

    Vice President

    • PR Strategist
    • Campaign Enthusiastic
    • Proud Mom, Runner, Sailor
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    Sammy Totah

    Vice President

    • Creative Thinker + Strategic Planner
    • Client Relations Guru
    • Professional Musician, Songwriter, World Traveler
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    Shauna Roberts Ball

    Acct. Director

    • Builder of brands, teams, stories
    • B2B tech expert
    • Artist, exercise enthusiast, world traveler
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  • Brittney Timmins

    Acct. Supervisor

    • Strategy Guru
    • News Junkie
    • Master Chef and BOCA's Chief Baking Officer
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    Anna Vaverka

    Account Director

    • Media enthusiast
    • Creative that executes
    • Originally from Sweden
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    Nathaniel Hawthorne

    Acct. Supervisor

    • Results driver
    • Team Builder
    • Named after & related to, *that Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Content & Insight

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    Kimberly Stoddard

    Sr. Content + Media Strategist

    • B2B Deep Tech Geek
    • Media Advocate
    • Passionate Traveler, Aspiring Biographer
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    Susannah Adler

    Sr. Content Strategist

    • Content Creator
    • Grammar Stickler
    • '80s Hair Band Fan, Pilates Enthusiast
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    Benjamin Marrone

    Content Strategist

    • Focused Writer
    • Messaging Expert
    • Hopelessly Addicted Surfer
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  • Gabriella Iarrobino

    Digital Strategist

    • Data driven strategist
    • Traditional advertising expat
    • Foodie & Pop Culture Junkie
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  • Erik Fowle

    Content Strategist

    • Research Renaissance Man
    • SEO Savant
    • Lumberjack on the outside, marina girl on the inside
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  • Diego Vasquez

    Content Strategist

    • Expert storyteller
    • International explorer
    • Sports connoisseur
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Operations

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    Claudia Zepeda

    Chief Fun

    • Onboarding New BOCAteers
    • Cheer, Food, BOCA Fun
    • Loving Mom and Wife
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    Terry Shanahan

    Chief Mom

    • Business Confidant
    • Head of the BOCA Family
    • Pre-LinkedIn Generation
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    Wendy Brittain

    HR Director

    • People whisperer
    • 5th-generation Bay Area native
    • Obsessive knitter, crocheter, and yarn spinner
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