Leadership

Learn more about Agile Marketing Indy’s Board of Directors and how they combined years of experience to create a truly unique networking and educational event in Indianapolis.

The History of AMI

Our board is comprised of a cross-section of Indianapolis business people. Hailing from small start-ups, medium size scale-ups, and large corporate entities, in roles from sales, to marketing, to account management; our board is passionate about how Agile can impact the efficiency and overall success of a business.

The Board

Eva Jackson
Eva Jackson
Co-Founder

Demand Gen Marketing Manager at PFL 

Eva Jackson hails from the small town of Batesville, Indiana, known to the rest of America for its caskets and hospital beds. A graduate of Anderson University, Eva lives in Indianapolis with her husband, Jeffrey. As a professional writer and marketing expert, she has spent the last 10 years producing high-quality content, ensuring strategic marketing operations, and implementing high-impact marketing materials in a variety of roles. Eva appreciates project management, Excel formulas, and a good Salesforce dashboard.

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Muhammad Yasin
Muhammad Yasin
Co-Founder

Vice President of Marketing at PERQ

Muhammad Yasin is a co-founder of Agile Marketing Indy, published author, chronic brainstormer, father of two, maker of lists, and snuggler of pets. He is also a Growth Marketer who has led PERQ to three consecutive years of more than 100% revenue growth. His obsession with process-driven marketing practices has created one of the highest returns on marketing dollars in the Indy SaaS community and earned him recognition in outlets such as Inc., VentureBeat, and Forbes.

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Joel Smith
Joel Smith
Advisor to the Board

Founder at Design On Tap

Joel has 12 years of leading and designing web and mobile experiences for businesses and running a startup called ShoutNow. His clients have included Delivra, DyKnow, JCPenney, Klipsch, LocalMind, and Neustar. At Design On Tap, he leads our website and application UX projects, creating and implementing design and research processes.

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Drew Beechler
Drew Beechler
Advisor to the Board

Director of Marketing at High Alpha

Drew is the Director of Marketing at High Alpha, a venture studio that creates and funds B2B SaaS startups. He’s responsible for running marketing for the High Alpha brand while also advising and running marketing in the early days for the High Alpha Studio companies. Drew previously held roles in content marketing and product marketing at ExactTarget and Salesforce.

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Rachel (Modiano) Johnson
Rachel (Modiano) Johnson
Sponsorships

Marketing Director/VP at MoJo Marketing Consulting

Rachel currently runs her own consultancy where she’s responsible for the creation and development of overall marketing strategy through end-to-end marketing programs for SaaS-based technology companies. She is focused on top-of-funnel growth demand generation, marketing program creation, content development, social and website optimization, messaging and positioning, as well as overall marketing strategy for her clients.


Outside of work, Rachel loves to give back to the community through board service. She currently serves as the Communications Chair for Techpoint Foundation for Youth, Membership and Marketing Chair for JCC of Indianapolis, and Sponsorship Chair for Agile Marketing Indy.

In her spare time she enjoys, antique shopping with her husband Brent, drinking craft beer and good wine and dabbling in photography and capturing memories of her sweet girls, Makayla (4.5 years old) and Eliana (1 year-old) and 12-year-old Cock-a-poo Roise.

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Jason Fletcher
Jason Fletcher
Communications

Account Relationship Manager at Revenue Path Group

Jason has been working in marketing or account management for the last eight plus years. As COO of Site Strategics, he helped develop a unique, Agile-focused, marketing workflow that allowed his team to accurately monitor, execute, and report on approximately 40 customers’ marketing efforts monthly. He prides himself on being a sincere, hard-working person who is always open to learning more from others who are smarter than him (most people).

His hobbies include anything automotive (fast cars to off-road vehicles). He has two children who he enjoys going camping/overlanding with and he is also a gamer. He tells dad jokes and is definitely concerned about people messing with the thermostat in his house.

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Margarita Pantoja-Barnes
Margarita Pantoja-Barnes
Events

Bilingual Account Executive at Givelify

Margarita currently works as the Bilingual Account Executive for Givelify where she’s dedicated to nurturing the next generation of philanthropists, one simple, joyful gift at a time.

Outside of work, Margarita enjoys to travel, read/learning new skills and connect with new people as well as spending time with family.

In her spare time she enjoys, going to new networking events, trying new foods at different restaurants, not to mention just simply hopping in the car and finding a new place to explore (New place suggestions to explore in Indy are always welcomed). She continues to be the Events Chair for Agile Marketing Indy and is always looking for new ways to make our events be an experience to remember!

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