The 2023 NIRI Annual Conference Committee (ACC) consists of volunteers who were carefully selected to represent the entire IR community. Committee members include corporate IR practitioners, consultants, corporate access and service providers. Other considerations included company industry, market capitalization, years of IR experience, exchange listing, geographic location, and past volunteer service to NIRI.


Hala Elsherbini, NIRI Fellow
Senior Director, Investor Relations
Tyler Technologies, Inc


Vice Chairs

Patrick Davidson, NIRI Fellow
SVP, Investor Relations
Oshkosh Corporation
Mark Fasken
COO and Co-Founder

Committee Members

  • Shawn Alcaraz, IRC, President-Elect, NIRI Chicago Chapter (Chapter Liaison)
  • Don Cassidy, Senior Managing Director, Georgeson LLC
  • Lucia Domville, Managing Director, Grayling
  • Jordyn Eskijian, Senior Financial Analyst, Investor Relations, H&R Block
  • Peggy Foran, Chief Governance Officer, SVP and Corp Secretary, Prudential Financial
  • Kellie Friery, Senior Vice President, Dix & Eaton
  • Ira Gostin, Chief Strategist, G8 Strategies
  • Laura Kiernan, CPA, IRC, CEO, High Touch Investor Relations
  • Douglas Kris, IRC, VP of Investor Relations, Diversified Energy
  • Jackie Marcus, Managing Director, Alpha IR Group
  • Peter McDermott, Senior Client Partner, Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs, Korn Ferry
  • Meighan McGowan, Director of Sales, Morrow Sodali
  • Michael Micciche, Vice President, Investor Relations, Progress Software
  • Michael A. Miller, CFA, Executive Director, Global Client Advisory & Thought Leadership, S&P Global
  • Mark Pellegrino, Chief Executive Officer, CorpAxe Inc.
  • Fatma M Sardina, IR Account Coordinator, Three Part Advisory
  • Jessica Schmidt, Senior Director, Etsy
  • Michael Travers, Senior Manager Investor Relations, Evoqua Water Technologies
  • Mike Wallace, SVP, Strategic Market Engagement, Persefoni
  • Dawn Wotapka, Freelance
  • Dylan Yaworski, Director, Perception Study Practice and Research Center of Excellence, Corbin Advisors
  • Rachael Zahn, VP, Marketing: IR & Corporate Comms, Investis Digital

ACC Board Liaison

  • John Moten, IRC, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations, Aventiv Technologies, NIRI Board Chair-Elect
  • Katie Royce, CFA, Chief Financial Officer, Zenbusiness, NIRI Board Chair (2023) - ex officio