Mi-Ai Parrish
“It’s exciting to be part of swiftly transforming a vital part of our democracy.”

Mi-Ai Parrish

President & Publisher

​Backed by 25 years of industry experience, Mi-Ai provides strategic vision for Arizona’s largest media company as it evolves to meet needs, engage with consumers and fulfill its mission of providing quality journalism. How did she prepare for such a role? She once drove a stock car, went skydiving and bungee-jumped all in the same day.

Chase Rankin
“Frequency and consistency are the keys to any successful campaign."

Chase Rankin

Vice President, Advertising

​18 years in the business helped ready Chase to oversee the advertising division of Republic Media and provide solutions to clients on an everyday basis. Adept at dodging curveballs and making pitches, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that he’s also an avid baseball fan.

Nicole Carroll
“I believe Republic Media’s purpose is to spread the truth.”

Nicole Carroll

Vice President, News & Editor

With more than 20 years of journalism experience, Nicole oversees the Arizona Republic newsroom and its newsgathering. Her mission: Spread truth. As the Southwest editor for the USA TODAY NETWORK, she also oversees newsrooms in New Mexico and Utah. She grew up in Glendale, went to college in Tempe and now lives with her husband and three kids in Phoenix. If you’re a GenX Phoenician, you may have crossed paths with Nicole at the Depeche Mode concert at Compton Terrace, tubing the salt river, or cruising MetroCenter.

Julie Shaw
“My role is to be the champion of strategic discipline.”

Julie Shaw

Vice President, Finance

Julie has been with Gannett for 27 years, and provides financial leadership for Republic Media by ensuring accurate reporting, managing cost efficiency and driving strategic focus. Having twice participated in RAGBRAI, the 7-day bike ride across Iowa, she’s dedicated to more than just the bottom line.

Kevin Martinelli
“Identifying a current or prospective client’s key marketing challenge is critical for developing the right solution.”

Kevin Martinelli

Director, Key Account Sales

​Getting his start in broadcast 18 years ago, Kevin now leads salespeople responsible for driving client ROI in Republic Media’s Key Accounts division. Who else is he passionate about coaching? Youth sports football teams.

Kelly Hahn
“Our ability to scale and react sets us apart in the digital marketplace.”

Kelly Hahn

Director, Digital & Territory Sales

With more than 18 years of advertising experience, Kelly dug into digital media 9 years ago. Leading Republic Media’s digital strategy, she helps clients achieve profound results and is as dedicated to developing a digital culture of world-class people, products and process as she is to traveling to new destinations once a year.

Brett Sondrup
“It’s our job to encourage commerce and growth in Arizona.”

Brett Sondrup

Director, Client Services & Digital Strategy

18 years of experience in information technology and digital media means Brett is no stranger to rapid change and is well prepared to bring innovative solutions to our advertising partners. His passion for exploring uncharted opportunities in the changing marketing landscape is also evident in his love for discovering new places with his family.

Sean  Rogers
“The right solution starts with a thorough understanding of the end consumer.”

Sean Rogers

Director, Client Strategy

​25 years in the industry help Sean deliver innovative solutions that drive sales while leading Client Solutions, B2B and Creative Development teams. His professional tenure isn’t the only thing that prepared him to take the stage at Republic Media – he played at CBGB during the hardcore punk heyday.