Roanokeā€™s only professional organization devoted entirely to the business of advertising.

Since 1958, professionals in graphic design, marketing, TV and radio, photography, printing, web design, and more have come together to represent our diverse industry.

No matter how you are connected to the advertising and marketing industry, there’s a place for you with AAF Roanoke. Every member is part of the local, district, and national community of professionals dedicated to promoting and growing our industry.

AAF Roanoke is part of District 3 (Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina) in the Eastern Region of the American Advertising Federation. Local members are invited to and encouraged to participate in activities at all levels, including district conferences and events and the national ADMERICA conference.

Contact Us

PO Box 13743, Roanoke, VA 24036


AAF Roanoke Core Pillars

The American Advertising Federation protects and promotes the well-being of advertising. Nationally, we
accomplish this through a unique, nationally coordinated grassroots network of brands, agencies,
media companies, local advertising clubs, and college chapters.

Locally, we accomplish this by working for and with you to stay connected to the advertising community.

  • Events & Experiences
  • Education & Lifelong Learning
  • Public Service
  • Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Government Affairs

Board of Directors & Officers

Angie Martz


Ryan McBurney

Vice President, Awards Co-Chair

Carrie Cousins

Treasurer, Ex Officio

Brittany Pannell

Secretary, Communications

Gabe Luna

Awards Co-Chair

Ananda Gilmore

Special Awards

Mae Johnson


Courtney Bosworth


Julia Boas


Michael Hemphill

Public Service

Bill Houck