Our Team

Betty Collins, Owner/Chief Executive Officer, is the “C” in AOC and has managed and operated field services for over 25 years.  She has overseen the recruiting and implementation of almost every kind of research study.

Cathleen Christopher, President/Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for the overall operations of AOC.  She worked as a marketing research mall interviewer while attending college, and gained executive experience with a variety of industries before joining AOC.

Mimi Rambo, Vice President of Operations, brings over 20 years of marketing research project and facility management experience to AOC.  Mimi has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina and was formerly Focus Group Facility Manager at MarketWise.

Amanda Seitler, Project Director, joined AOC after earning a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the University of South Carolina.  Her specialties include taste tests, central location tests, and ongoing panel projects.

Maria Henry, Project Director, has a diverse background with over 20 years of project and people management experience.  Maria supervises many of our home-use and multi-phase projects and her specialty is business professional projects.

Marianne Inserra, Project Director, supervises many of our consumer and low incidence projects.  She has an Associate’s Degree and over 20 years of business experience with a variety of industries, including advertising.