ABA Staff

President & Chief Executive Officer

Katherine Lugar

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Mark Hammond

General Counsel / Executive Vice President, Legal & Regulatory Affairs

Amy E. Hancock

Executive Vice President, Government & Public Affairs

Kevin W. Keane

Senior Vice President, External Affairs

Karen Bailey-Chapman

Senior Vice President & Deputy General Counsel

Sean Krispinsky

Vice President, Sustainability

Megan Daum

Vice President, Federal Government Relations

Franklin Davis

Vice President, Media & Public Affairs

William Dermody Jr.


Barbara Ferreira

Vice President, Finance & Administration

Marie Franco

Vice President, State Government Affairs - East

Sandra Grance

Vice President, Strategic Initiatives & Communications

Tracey A. Halliday

Vice President, Head of Federal Affairs

Barbara Hiden

Vice President, Science & Regulatory Affairs

Maia M. Jack

Vice President, Global Affairs & Executive Director, ICBA

Kate Loatman

Vice President, Head of State & Local Affairs

Bill McManus

Vice President, California

Rick Rivas

Vice President, State Government Affairs - West

David Thorp

Senior Director, Administration & Membership/IT

Julya Hood

Senior Director, Membership/IT

Melanie Ocampos-Barry

Senior Director, Finance & Administration

Dave Scallion

Senior Director, Communications

Danielle Smotkin

Director, Graphic Arts & Production

Venus Adkins-Valladares

Director, Meetings & Events

Trudi Moore

Compliance & Contracts Attorney

Stacey L. Pine

Director, Global Affairs

Simone Soo Hoo

Director, Communications

Joshua Whitehead

Senior Manager, Science, Regulatory & Industry Affairs

Charmi Cabral

Senior Manager, Strategic Communications

Cristina Willis

Manager, Grassroots Advocacy & Social Commitment

Artem Alekseev

Government & Public Affairs Assistant

Jessica Beal

Mailroom Coordinator & AV Technician

Ja' Franklin

Finance & Administration Assistant

Carrie Kupferschmidt

Government & Public Affairs Assistant

Mikayla Moreau

Executive Office Assistant

Ellyn Needel

Office & Transportation Assistant

Sam Pinner

Government Affairs Legislative Assistant

Claire Scott

Executive Assistant, Legal & Regulatory Affairs

Alicia Steger