about us

SIIA is the specialized information industry alliance. We represent technology and information driving the education, financial, health data, software, media and publishing industries. Simply put, our members make the world work, and we help you to work better, smarter – advocating for your future with state, national and international leaders. We connect and defend the information industries.


SIIA promotes the common interests of the software and digital content industry as a whole, as well as its
component parts.


SIIA protects the intellectual property of member companies, and advocates a legal and regulatory environment that benefits the entire industry.


SIIA informs the industry and the broader public by serving as a resource on trends, technologies, policies and related issues that affect member firms and demonstrate the contribution of the industry to the broader economy.
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Full Corporate membership is available to firms whose primary business is the creation of software, information or other publishing, including distributors. This category entitles all full time employees of software and information publishers and online software and information-based service providers and their subsidiaries to participate in SIIA activities.

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  • All
  • CODiE Awards
  • FISD
  • Media
  • Policy
  • SIIA - Admin
  • SIIA - IP Protection
  • SIIA - Marketing & Membership

Jeff Joseph


Carl Walker

Vice President of Finance & Operations

Carl Schonander

Senior Vice President, Global Public Policy

Tom Davin

Senior Vice President & Managing Director, FISD

Christopher Mohr

Vice President for Intellectual Property and General Counsel

Ellen Savage

Membership Director

Jennifer Baranowski

Awards Director

Tracey Shumpert

Vice President, FISD Membership & Programs

Nick Merritt

Director, FISD Programs, North America

Anika King

Director, Events & Sponsor Relations

Hope Wilkes

Program Manager, Professional Certification, FISD

Michael Zingali

Communications Manager FISD

David Anderson

FISD/ Atradia – Director FISD Programs EMEA

Scott Cooper

FISD/ Saquish – Director FISD Programs APAC

Kiran Sekhon

Manager, FISD Asia Operations & Marketing

Amanda McMaster

Managing Director, SIPA

Matthew Kinsman

VP, Content & Programming

Ronn Levine

Editorial Director

Sara DePaul

Senior Director, Technology Policy and Assistant General Counsel

Sara Kloek

Senior Director, Education Policy

Rozana Abraham

Office Manager

Daniel Gonzalez

Director, Information Systems

Justin Dike

Network Administrator

James Gerald

Registration Services Manager

Maria Katindig

Accounts Receivable

Marsha Lutz

Accounts Payable

Mardy Goote

Manager, Anti-Piracy

Priscila Chrappah

Membership Manager

Kirsten Ballard

Marketing & Events Manager

Tanaja Davis

Membership Coordinator