Our Company

Officers

Donald E. Graham
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Donald E. Graham
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer


Elected to the board September 11, 1974.

Donald E. Graham became chief executive officer of Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in May 1991 and chairman of the board in September 1993. He was publisher of The Washington Post newspaper from January 1979 until September 2000 and chairman of the paper from September 2000 to February 2008.

Graham was born on April 22, 1945, in Baltimore, Maryland, a son of Philip L. and Katharine Meyer Graham. His fathe... 
Veronica Dillon
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Veronica Dillon
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary


Veronica Dillon, senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in January 2007. She had been executive vice president, chief administrative officer, and chief legal officer of Kaplan, Inc. Dillon was responsible for all legal, real estate, human resources, communications, and administrative functions of Kaplan. Formerly, Dillon served as general counsel. In that role, she oversaw the acquisition of over 30 companies in... 

Hal S. Jones
Senior Vice President–Finance
Chief Financial Officer
Hal S. Jones
Senior Vice President–Finance
Chief Financial Officer


Hal S. Jones became senior vice president, finance and chief financial officer of Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in January 2009. He had most recently been chief executive officer of Kaplan Professional, responsible for Kaplan's professional businesses in financial services, real estate, technology and engineering in the United States and the United Kingdom.

At both Graham Holdings and Kaplan, Jones has served in a variety of senior management positions ... 
Ann L. McDaniel
Senior Vice President
Ann L. McDaniel
Senior Vice President


Ann McDaniel became a vice president of Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in September 2001; she was named senior vice president in 2008. On the operational side, McDaniel oversees Slate, theRoot and Social Code; The Gazette Community Newspapers and The Herald reported to her until they were sold in 2013. She also oversees all aspects of human resources for the Company and its affiliates. She served as managing director of Newsweek magazine from January 2008 until the... 
Vijay Ravindran
Senior Vice President
Chief Digital Officer
Vijay Ravindran
Senior Vice President
Chief Digital Officer


Vijay Ravindran joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) as senior vice president and chief digital officer in February 2009. In this role, Ravindran focuses on the Trove incubated business and investments in early stage companies. Ravindran leads the newly re-launched Trove news product and also serves in leadership roles at SocialCode (the leading social adv... 

Gerald M. Rosberg
Senior Vice President–Planning and Development
Gerald M. Rosberg
Senior Vice President–Planning and Development


Gerald M. Rosberg is senior vice president-planning and development of Graham Holdings Company (formerly The Washington Post Company). He joined the Company in 1996.

Prior to joining Graham Holdings, Rosberg was with Computer Associates International, Inc., a computer software company headquartered in Islandia, NY, where he was senior vice president and general counsel and then senior vice president-business development. Before joining CA, Rosberg was for ten years a partner in the Wash... 

Rima Calderon
Vice President–Communications and External Relations
Rima Calderon
Vice President–Communications and External Relations


Rima Calderon joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in January 1991 in the communications department. Previously, she had been director of corporate relations at The Phillips Collection; editor of The Kennedy Center programs; producer of The Kennedy Center Honors Oral History Program; and assistant editor of Lincoln Center programs.

Calderon serves as a member of the board of Inner City-Inner Child, Synetic Theater and the Washington Performing Arts Society. ... 
Wallace R. Cooney
Vice President–Finance
Chief Accounting Officer
Wallace R. Cooney
Vice President–Finance
Chief Accounting Officer


Wallace R. Cooney, vice president–finance and chief accounting officer, joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in 2001 as controller. From 1997 to 2001, he was director of financial reporting at Gannett Co., Inc. Cooney began his career with Price Waterhouse LLP in 1985, serving three years in The Hague, The Netherlands, from 1991 to 1994 and as a senior manager from 1994 to 1997. Cooney graduated from Lafayette College in 1985, cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, with a bac... 
Denise Demeter
Vice President
Senior Human Resources Officer
Denise Demeter
Vice President
Senior Human Resources Officer


Denise Demeter joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in 1986 and previously served as Vice President–Human Resources; Senior Director, Pension & Savings Plans; Director, Flexible Benefits; and Director, HRIS. Demeter received a BA from The Pennsylvania State University. She is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans.... 
Stacey Halota
Vice President–Information Security and Privacy
Stacey Halota
Vice President–Information Security and Privacy


Stacey Halota joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in 2003. She leads the development and implementation of information security and privacy programs, including Sarbanes Oxley, privacy law, Payment Card Industry compliance and other data protection efforts. Halota has more than 20 years of experience in the information technology, security and privacy field. Before joining Graham Holdings, she served as the federal government and southeast region leader of Guardent (... 
Jocelyn E. Henderson
Vice President–Corporate Audit Services
Jocelyn E. Henderson
Vice President–Corporate Audit Services


Jocelyn Henderson joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in 2005 as assistant controller. She took over the Company’s internal audit function in 2007. Prior to joining the Company, Henderson spent much of her professional career in Atlanta as assistant vice president of corporate audit and director of external reporting for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. She also worked in audit management and accounting capacities at Phelps Dodge Corporation and The Coca-Cola Compan... 
Yuvinder Kochar
Vice President–Technology
Chief Technology Officer
Yuvinder Kochar
Vice President–Technology
Chief Technology Officer


Yuvi Kochar, corporate CTO, collaborates with the major divisions of Graham Holdings Company in the areas of technology strategy, architecture and Shared Information Technology Services. Under his leadership, Shared IT Services has rapidly expanded to support key Compliance, Identity Management, Security and Privacy, HR, Benefits, Payroll and Procurement processes across all divisions. The team also supports the corporate Intranet and is innovating in the areas Enterprise 2.0, collaboration and ... 
Anthony Lyddane
Vice President–Tax
Anthony Lyddane
Vice President–Tax


Anthony Lyddane, vice president-tax, joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in 1989 and previously served as manager and director of tax.. Lyddane began his career with Price Waterhouse in 1981 after receiving his MBA from the University of Michigan and BS in accounting from the University of Maryland. He is a certified public accountant, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Tax Executives Institute.... 
Daniel J. Lynch
Vice President and Treasurer
Daniel J. Lynch
Vice President and Treasurer


Daniel J. Lynch is vice president and treasurer of Graham Holdings Company. He joined the Company in October 1996; he was elected treasurer in 1997 and to his current position in September 2008.

Before joining Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company), Lynch worked for 18 years in numerous financial, planning, and analysis positions for Mobil Corporation.

In addition to his responsibilities at the Company, Lynch serves as assistant treasurer of the Phil... 
Nicole M. Maddrey
Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Nicole M. Maddrey
Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary


Nicole Maddrey joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in August 2007. Previously, she served as attorney-advisor and later as special counsel at the US Securities and Exchange Commission, Office of Chief Counsel, Division of Corporation Finance. Before joining the staff of the SEC, she was an associate in the law firm of Miles & Stockbridge, PC, in Baltimore, MD.

Maddrey received a BA in communications from the University of Pennsylvania and a JD with hon... 
Pinkie Dent Mayfield
Vice President–Corporate Affairs
Special Assistant to the Chairman
Pinkie Dent Mayfield
Vice President–Corporate Affairs
Special Assistant to the Chairman


Pinkie Dent Mayfield is vice president-corporate affairs and special assistant to the chairman of Graham Holdings Company. Previously, she has been assistant treasurer and vice president-corporate solutions. Mayfield joined Graham Holdings (then The Washington Post Company) in 1998 as the corporate cash manager. Prior to joining the Company, Mayfield was a vice president and trust officer at NationsBank (now Bank of America), where she worked in the Investment Services Division as part of the... 

Aloma L. Myers
Assistant Treasurer
Aloma L. Myers
Assistant Treasurer


Aloma L. Myers joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) as cash manager in 2004 and was elected assistant treasurer in 2007. Myers is responsible for oversight and administration of all cash management activities and banking relationships. She has 20 years of treasury management experience and is a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP). Myers graduated magna cum laude with a BA in business administration from Mary Baldwin College. ... 
Andrea Papa
Assistant Controller
Andrea Papa
Assistant Controller


Andrea Papa, assistant controller, joined Graham Holdings Company (then The Washington Post Company) in 2006 as director of corporate accounting. From 2004 to 2006, she was the senior director of financial compliance at TNS, Inc. Papa served as an internal audit manager for Time Warner, Inc. from 2001 to 2004 in New York City and as a senior auditor at Arthur Andersen LLP from 1998 to 2001 in Washington, DC.

Papa graduated from Virginia Tech in 1997, with a bachelor’s degree in acco... 
Spiro Roiniotis
Vice President–Engineering
Spiro Roiniotis
Vice President–Engineering


Spiro Roiniotis leads engineering and product development for the Trove news product. He joined Graham Holdings (then The Washington Post Company) as part of its nascent Labs group in 2009, which shipped a variety of products, from platform services to consumer-facing applications.

From 2004 to 2009, Roiniotis was director of the technology group at Folio Investing, where he led a team that developed the patented online trading platform that provides retail brokerage and investmen...