Board of Directors

FullSizeRender (1)

EXECUTIVE OFFICERS

National/appointed members denoted by asterisk (*)

Chairman
PAXTON K. BAKER*
Washington Nationals

Vice Chairwoman
DR. LINDA MITCHELL
Mississippi State University

Vice Chairman
HON. RODNEY SLATER*
Squire Patton Boggs

Treasurer
LEE KLUMPP
BDO USA

Secretary
CHERYL MADDOX*
Kentucky

BOARD MEMBERS

MARC BAER*
VP, Health Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota

SIMEON BANISTER
New York

Blansitt_Crop

EDWARD BLANSITT, III
Inspector General, Montgomery County, Maryland

ANDY BLOCKER
Head of U.S. Government Affairs, Invesco

ROMERO BROWN*
Georgia

ANNE BRUCE
Senior Director, Federal Affairs, Johnson & Johnson

NICK CANNON*
California

EDWARD COHEN
Principal, Lerner Enterprises

ANTHONY CROWELL
Dean & President,
New York Law School

KATHY DIDAWICK
VP, Congressional & Political Affairs, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

THE HONORABLE DEBBIE DINGELL*
U.S. Representative
MI-12

MITCHELL DRAIZIN*
Founder & President, Longview Capital Advisors

DAVID FALK
Founder, F.A.M.E.

BEVERLY GILYARD
Director of Federal Strategy, AARP

PATRICK GLIHA
Director, Federal Government Relations, Celgene

Board_Photo

GEORGE GOULD
Washington, DC

DR. LARRY GREEN
Maryland

J. STEVEN HART, ESQ.*
Chairman, Williams & Jensen, P.C.

JONATHAN HEAFITZ
Assistant VP, Federal Affairs, PCMA

ERICA WHEELAN HEYSE
National Director, The Congressional Award

JESSE HILL
Director of Regulatory Relations, Edward Jones

THE HONORABLE RICHARD HUDSON*
U.S. Representative
NC-08

Hunt

DAVID W. HUNT, ESQ.
Legal Counsel *

THE HONORABLE JOHNNY ISAKSON*
U.S. Senator
Georgia

THE HONORABLE SHEILA JACKSON LEE
U.S. Representative
TX-18

DR. BRIAN JOHNSON
President & CEO, Advance Higher Ed

Lasane

KARLOS LASANE*
VP, Government Relations, Caesars Entertainment

CHRISTOPHER LEAHY
VP & Head of Government Relations & Policy, Bayer

LYNN LYONS*
Florida

MATEO MAGDALENO*
Chief Education Officer, IDQ Group

THE HONORABLE
JOE MANCHIN*
U.S. Senator
West Virginia

Board_Photo

LANCE MANGUM
Senior Federal Affairs Representative, FedEx

KIM NORMAN*
Co-Owner/Consultant,
G2 Secure Staff

LAURA O’CONNOR*
Junior High Registrar, Alpine School District

Board_Photo

MICHAEL PITTS*
Wisconsin

STEVEN ROBERTS*
Founder & President, The Roberts Companies

BETH ANN RUOFF
Washington, DC

DAVID SCHIAPPA*
Partner, The Duberstein Group

Karen_Sessions_Sq

MICHAEL SKAHILL
VP, Government Affairs, Smithfield Foods

CHRIS SPEAR
President & CEO, American Trucking Associations

WILL STUTE
Partner, McDermott Will & Emery, LLP

CHILING TONG*
President & CEO, National ACE

JASON VAN PELT*
Executive Vice President, Crossroads Strategies

RITA VASWANI*
VP & Relationship Manager, Nevada State Bank

KATHRYN WEEDEN*
Principal, U.S. Senate Page School

SHAWN WHITMAN
VP, Government Affairs, FMC Corporation