NAMA President, Carla Balakgie, Joins U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Association Committee

May 7, 2013

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce welcomed four new executives to its Association Committee of 100. These CEOs will represent association members before the U.S. Chamber’s board of directors, enhance Chamber lobbying and coalition work, recommend programming, and strengthen outreach to the business and association community.

“The Chamber’s Committee of 100 has a long-standing reputation as one of the most prestigious appointments in the association community,” said Rob Engstrom, the U.S. Chamber's senior vice president of Political Affairs and Federation Relations in a prepared statement. “These new members reflect our continued dedication to naming diverse, high-profile leaders to serve on this important committee.”

The new members of the Chamber’s Association Committee of 100 include:

  • Carla Balakgie, President and CEO, National Automatic Merchandising Association
  • Mike Duncan, President and CEO, American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity
  • David Israelite, President and CEO, National Music Publishers’ Association
  • Linda Woolley, President and CEO, Direct Marketing Association

For more than 50 years, leading association executives have gathered under the banner of the U.S. Chamber’s Association Committee of 100 to network, build partnerships, and discuss current issues.


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Executive Staff Carla Balakgie, FASAE, CAE, President & CEO Dan Mathews, NCE5, CCS, Executive Vice President & COO Bill Meierling, Senior Vice President, External Affairs...