Charter’s Lamont Named CTPAA Board President


Washington— The Cable Television Public Affairs Association has named its executive board and board of directors, following elections.

The trade group’s executive committee will be made up of:

  • President: Anita Lamont, director, field operations, Charter Communications Inc.;
  • Vice president: Christine Levesque, executive VP, communications, marketing and government affairs, Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc.;
  • Secretary: Mark Harrad, senior VP, communications, Time Warner Cable;
  • Treasurer: Peggy Ballard, VP, strategic communications, Scientific-Atlanta Inc.; and
  • Immediate past president: Peter Kiley, VP, affiliate relations, C-SPAN Networks.

Four new cable executives were named to two-year terms on the board of directors: Sandy Colony, senior VP, communications, Insight Communications Co.; Jennifer Mooney, group VP, government affairs and public relations, Bright House Networks; Misty Skedgell, VP of corporate communications, Turner Broadcasting System Inc.; and Anthony Surratt, executive director, PR, Cox Communications Inc.

Reappointed to two-year terms were: William G. Jasso, VP, public affairs, Time Warner Cable, northeast Ohio; Levesque; Libby O’Connell, senior VP, corporate outreach, A&E Television Networks; Bret Perkins, VP of government affairs, Comcast Cable Communications Inc.; and Rob Stoddard, senior VP, communications and public affairs, National Cable & Telecommunications Association.