Members who get involved see the most benefits. Join the committee that best suits you.

FUNDRAISING Justin Colmenero, Chair

Help plan our annual wig fashion show that raises money not just for AAF-CC but for TEN local charities. Email to get involved today! 


MEMBERSHIP Sharon Sedwick & Celeste Torres-Herrera, Co-Chairs

Whether it's network, professional growth, or community involvement, plenty of local professionals can benefit from AAF. Email to recruit. 


EDUCATION Nancy Miller & Amanda Garcia, Co-Chairs

With three universities and a community college in our area, this committee works to secure scholarships, internships, and student workshops to best prepare our students for the world of advertising and marketing. Email to engage our students.


PUBLIC SERVICE Bill Richmond & Nancy Miller, Co-Chairs

AAF-CC participates in a variety of charity events throughout the year, most notably our ONE DAY event held in October. Help organize this nationally-recognized event to coordinate a day for media and advertising professionals and students  to create a campaign for a local non-profit. Email to help. 



As our biggest event of the year, the local American Advertising Awards (AAAwards) is made up of three subcommittees.

  • Competition

Help encourage local professionals to enter the American Advertising Awards Competition. This subcommittee recruits entries starting in the fall and prepares them for judging in February. Email to help.

  • Show

In February, AAF-CC will present the winners of the competition atgala. Help plan the venue, decorations, food, and the show itself. Email to plan the party.

  • Big Wigs

During March-February, contact AAF-CC members to nominate their choice for best TV sales rep, radio sales rep, print sales rep, photographer, production company, etc. Tally up the votes and coordinate the Big Wig awards during the AAAwards show. Email to help.


PROGRAMS Chris Horn & Mike Keesee, Co-Chairs

Have an idea for a great topic at a monthly meeting? Help bring inspiring and informative speakers to our membership luncheons. Email to help.