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Elizabeth L. Trachte, MA

Chief Financial Officer

Elizabeth has over 20 years of financial management experience. Prior to working as a financial consultant for small businesses, Elizabeth worked in the Treasury and Forecasting departments of Orange and Rockland Utilities, and the Market Analysis and Forecasting department of AT&T. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire with a dual major in Mathematics and Economics and obtained her Masters in Economics from the State University of New York at Albany. Elizabeth is responsible for all aspects of Financial Management at Phoenix.

Leadership team

Allen R. DeCotiis, Ph.D.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Martha Rea

President and Chief Research Officer

Scott A. Spry, MBA

Chief Operating Officer

Sanford M. Schwartz, Ph.D.

Advisor to the Chairman

Elizabeth L. Trachte, MA

Chief Financial Officer

Tamil Selvan

Chief Technology Officer

Heather Still

EVP Human Resources and Chief Privacy Officer

John Schiela, MBA

EVP, Marketing Consulting

Neal Chambliss

EVP Research, Marketing Consulting

Jaime Hodges

EVP, Communications & Brand

Anne-Marie Duffy

EVP, Communications & Brand Insights

Paul Kultgen

EVP, Brand Effect Marketing Performance

Andrew Grant

Head of Europe Operations

Pritica Hogg

Regional Managing Director - Asia Pacific

Brian Maraone, MBA


Mark Willard

Customer Experience

Steve Wakefield

Healthcare / Advanced Analytics

Edye Twer


John Antonello

Travel & Leisure / CPG / Multicultural

Jim Berridge

Client Service

Florian Thielecke

Client Service, Europe

Michele Orlick

Networks & Media

Kevin Meixner


Rebecca Sandidge

CPG / Retail