Anne-Marie Petrie
Chair

Profile

Anne-Marie Petrie is enjoying retirement after a career in media and entertainment. She served as CBS Radio’s Vice President/ National Political Director for 9 years, where she led national and statewide political advertising with CBS’s 126 stations in 27 major markets. She previously was Director of Business Development for CBS Radio in California. She has a strong base of relationships with a wide variety of national political strategists, campaign managers, California businesses and government leaders to facilitate political goals and fundraising. 

In addition to her tenure at CBS Radio, Anne-Marie has an extensive professional background in non-profit fundraising, political public relations, radio sales, and distribution in the broadcast and Hollywood entertainment industries. As a vibrant member of the Sacramento community, Anne-Marie’s public service has included board memberships of WEAVE (Women Escaping A Violent Environment), B Street Theatre, Sacramento Kings Women’s Organization, Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue, and the California Musical Theatre. She currently chairs the California Museum’s Board of Trustees. 

A native New Yorker, Anne-Marie’s first career was on the stage, as an actress and dancer in New York City. She is a graduate of Boston University and makes her home in Sacramento with her husband Geoff and their golden retrievers.