NIRI Announces Chapter Volunteers of the Year

ALEXANDRIA, VA, JULY 13, 2021 – NIRI: The Association for Investor Relations, today announced its annual NIRI Chapter Volunteers of the Year.

“These outstanding chapter volunteers are critical to the success of NIRI and the advancement of the investor relations profession,” said NIRI President and CEO Gary LaBranche, FASAE, CAE. “Especially during the past year, chapters have provided essential support at the local level to NIRI members and we thank all the chapter members and volunteer leaders for their continuing efforts.”
The recipients were recognized at the 2021 NIRI Annual Conference in June. They include:
  • NIRI Atlanta – Jimmy Stewart, Retired, Sponsorship Chair, NIRI Atlanta
  • NIRI Boston – Andrew Blanchard, Vice President, Corporate Communications, Teradyne, Inc.
  • NIRI Capital Area – Beth Carty, Executive Assistant to the CFO/Capital Markets, Washington REIT
  • NIRI Chicago – Barbara Noverini, CFA, Director, Investor Relations, Morningstar, Inc.
  • NIRI DFW – Liz Kline, Principal / Chief Operating Officer, Eisenberg 
  • NIRI Los Angeles – Kimberly Esterkin, Managing Director, Investor Relations, ADDO Investor Relations
  • NIRI Orange County – John Moten, IRC, Vice President, Investor Relations, Envista Holdings Corporation
  • NIRI Philadelphia – Lisa Caperelli, Associate Vice President, Investor Relations, Harmony Biosciences
  • NIRI Rocky Mountain – Kathleen Marvin, IRC, ESG & Sustainability Consultant, Third Economy
  • NIRI San Francisco – Edelita Tichepco, Finance & Investor Relations, Anaplan
  • NIRI Twin Cities – Bernadette McCormick, Co-President, NIRI Twin Cities
  • NIRI Virtual – Rebecca Updegraph, President, NIRI Virtual

About NIRI: The Association for Investor Relations
Founded in 1969, NIRI is the professional association of corporate officers and investor relations consultants responsible for communication among corporate management, shareholders, securities analysts, and other financial community constituents. The largest professional investor relations association in the world, NIRI's more than 2,800 members represent over 1,350 publicly held companies with more than $7 trillion in stock market capitalization. Through its collaborative community, NIRI advances engagement in the capital markets and drives best practices in corporate disclosures, governance, and informed investing.

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