Beth Ellard (First Vice Chair) is a C-suite executive known for driving long-term value by turning early ideas into roadmaps for success, seizing market opportunities, and enhancing performance and operational excellence. Her experience spans strategic, revenue, and functional leadership for SaaS (human capital management and edtech) and media (digital, emerging and traditional) companies across PE-owned, private, public, and non-profit environments. Beth is currently the CMO of Salary.com, a high-growth software and data company. Prior, she served as Chief Growth Officer at Infobase Holdings, and before that, as Chief Media Officer for the non-profit Ad Council. Her early career experience includes Comcast/NBCU, Hearst, Disney, and Time Inc.