Sharon Blinkoff

Counsel, Locke Lord LLP Chair Advertising and Social Media Group
Member of the Board of Directors of Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors

Co-Chairs’ Welcome Remarks

March 26, 2020 8:00 am

Taryn C. Looney

Director - Assistant General Counsel

Distinguished Speaker Faculty

Karla Cohen

Assistant General Counsel
Edgewell Personal Care (Shelton, CT)

Thomas Cohn

Director and Senior Counsel, Sales, Marketing & Government Affairs
New Avon Company (New York, NY)

Scott Faber

Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
Environmental Working Group (Washington, DC)

Evan Gourvitz

Ropes & Gray LLP (New York, NY)

Armia Guirguis

Product Safety & Regulatory Affairs Director
Henkel Beauty Care (Stamford, CT)

Jonathan A. Havens

Partner/Co-Chair, Cannabis Law Co-Chair, Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP (Baltimore, MD & Washington, DC)

Joshua S. Jarvis

Foley Hoag LLP (Boston, MA)

David Joyal

Vice President, Legal Patents
Coty Inc. (New York, NY)

Aliza R. Karetnick

Ballard Spahr LLP (Philadelphia, PA)

Linda M. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.

Director, Office of Cosmetics and Colors
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Office of Cosmetics and Colors
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (College Park, MD)

Douglas “Duffy” MacKay, N.D

Senior Vice President Scientific & Regulatory Affairs
CV Sciences, Inc. (San Diego, CA)

Deborah Marrone

Assistant Regional Director Northeast Region
Federal Trade Commission (New York, NY)

Peggy Otum

WilmerHale (San Francisco, CA)

Courtney E. Ozer, Esq.

Associate General Counsel – Litigation
Unilever United States, Inc. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ)

Valerie Ramsey, DRSc, MS, RAC

Director, Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance
Cosmetic Dermatology, LLC | dr. brandt® skincare (Miami, FL)

Candace Sady

Chief Marketing Counsel – North America
Colgate-Palmolive Company (New York, NY)

Annie M. Ugurlayan

Assistant Director National Advertising Division (NAD)
BBB National Programs, Inc. (New York, NY)

Svetlana N. Walker

Associate General Counsel – KCNA Baby & Child Care
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (Neenah, Wisconsin)

Dr. Anastasia Xenias, PhD

Senior International Trade Specialist and Global Team Leader
International Trade Administration United States Department of Commerce (New York, NY)