Board Members

GOVERNING BOARD

Diana Cantor
Partner
Alternative Investment
Management, LLC
New York, NY

Suzanne Clark
Senior Executive Vice President
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC

Michael Edwards
President/CEO
Knoxville Chamber
Knoxville, TN

Thomas R. Kuhn
President
Edison Electric Institute
Washington, DC

 

 

William G. Little (Chairman)
Chairman
Quam-Nichols Company, Inc.
Chicago, IL

Rick Martella
Senior Vice President
Communications & Public Affairs
CSC ServiceWorks
Plainview, NY

Donald J. Shepard
Chairman (Retired)
AEGON N.V.
Woodlands, TX

 

ADVISORY BOARD

Jessica Adelman
Group Vice President, Corporate Affairs
The Kroger Co.
Cincinnati, OH

Steven C. Anderson
President & Chief Executive Officer
National Association of Chain
 Drug Stores (NACDS)
Arlington, VA

David A. Bell
President & CEO
ALPS
Missoula, MT
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Herminio Blanco
President & CEO
Soluciones Estrategicas
San Luis, Mexico

Stephen J. Caldeira
President & CEO
Household & Commercial Products Association
Washington, DC

Harry W. Clark
Senior Counselor, Brunswick Group 
Senior Adviser, Albright Stonebridge Group
Managing Partner, Stanwich Group LLC 
Greenwich, CT

Lance Moll
Senior Vice President, Operations
FedEx Freight
Memphis, TN

Brian J. Cook
Executive Vice President and Chief
 Administrative Officer
USG Corporation
Chicago, IL

Laura Cox Kaplan
Adjunct Professor
American University
Washington, DC
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Mark C. Cramer
Executive Director
Greater Gaston Development Corporation
Charlotte, NC
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Thomas Donohue, Jr.
President and Founder
Adelphi Capital
Washington, DC

Jennifer (Jenna) L. Dorn
Chief Executive Officer
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
Alexandria, VA

Patrick Dowling
Global Head – Investment Banking and
 Merchant Banking,
President and CEO of Seabury
 Corporate Finance;
President and CEO of Seabury Securities
New York, NY

Al From
Principal
The From Company, LLC
Annapolis, MD

Michael J. Hershman
President
The Fairfax Group
McLean, VA
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David Hirschmann
Executive Vice President
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC

Scott Holman
Chairman Emeritus
The Bay Cast Companies
Bay City, MI

Leslie Hortum 
Managing Partner, Washington, DC
Spencer Stuart 
Washington, DC

Kathy Jeavons
Executive Vice President
Direct Impact
Washington, DC
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James R. Jones
Chairman
Monarch Global Strategies
Washington, DC

Sam Khashman
President & CEO
Imagine Software
Charlotte, NC

Dan Kirby
Chairman
Kirby Financial LLC
Sioux Falls, SD

 

 

Paul Klaassen
Founder
Sunrise Senior Living, Inc.
Arlington, VA

Pat LaVecchia
Managing Partner
LaVecchia Capital
Darien, CT
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Greg Lebedev
Senior Advisor
The Robertson Foundation
Arlington, VA

Toby Mack
President and Chief Executive Officer
Energy, Equipment, and Infrastructure Alliance
Washington, DC

Michael MacNair
Senior Vice President, Mid Atlantic Region
Direct Travel
Alexandria, VA

William Mauger
Principal—Managing Partner
Capital Cities, LLC
Indianapolis, IN

Dan Moceri
Co-Founder, Executive Chairman, &
Board Member
Convergint Technologies
Schaumburg, IL

Joseph O’Neill
President and Chief Executive Officer
Public Strategies Washington, Inc.
Washington, DC

Gabe Pellathy
Managing Director, Government Affairs
PPG Industries, Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA

John Ruan III
Chairman
Ruan Transportation Management Systems
Des Moines, IA

Larry Samuels
Retired, Partner
McGuire Woods LLP
Chicago, IL

Leslie Sarasin
President and Chief Executive Officer
Food Marketing Institute
Arlington, VA

Mary Pat Lawrence
Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
Protective Life Corporation
Washington, DC

Dr. Rajendra Singh
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Telcom Ventures, L.L.C.
Indian Creek Island, FL

Kelly N. Stanley    
President and CEO, Retired
Cardinal Health System, Inc
Muncie, IN
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JT Taylor
Managing Director, Macro Policy;
Chief Political Strategist
Hedgeye Potomac Research
Washington, DC

Robert Thull
President
Pacific Edge Capital, LLC
Tiburon, CA

Edward Wanandi
Chairman
International Merchants, LLC
Lincolnshire, IL

Craig Weinewuth
President & CEO
ENGS Commercial Finance Co.
Lisle, IL

Todd Wincup
Advisor
Morning Consult
Washington, DC
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Joan Woodward
Executive Vice President for Public Policy,
The Travelers Company;
President, Travelers Institute
The Travelers Company, Inc.
Washington, DC

Ronald Weinberg
Director & Principal
Weinberg Capital Group
Cleveland, OH