Host Mary Kate Cunningham, CAE, speaks with four female leaders within the association community to discuss how their transportation and infrastructure industry work is helping fuel recovery. Featured are Lakisha Woods, CAE, President and CEO of the National Institute of Building Sciences; Nicole Vasilaros, Senior Vice President of Government and Legal Affairs for the National Marine Manufacturers Association; Kristin Smith, Senior Vice President of Communications for the Association of American Railroads, and Laura Perrotta, CAE, President and CEO of the American Highway Users Alliance.
Part 2 of this episode features three of the six 2020 ASAE Power of A Summit Award winners about their exceptional efforts to strengthen society. Host Mary Kate Cunningham speaks with Alex Hofmann, Vice President, Engineering Services, of the American Public Power Association, about their efforts to get unelectrified Navajo Nation homes on the grid; Rhian Allvin, CEO of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, on their efforts to support sustained, quality childhood education; and Marie-Caroline Strok Director of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Alliance Gender Parity Initiative on their efforts to accelerate workplace diversity.
In this two-part episode, we speak with three of the six 2020 ASAE Power of A Summit Award winners about their exceptional efforts to strengthen society. Part 1 features Susan Neely, President and CEO of the American Council of Life Insurers, on their role in the passage of the SECURE Act; Brian Wallace, President and CEO of the Coin Laundry Association, on the LaundryCares Foundation’s work to provide children and families with unlikely learning spaces; and Artesha Moore, CAE, Vice President, Engagement and Membership and Erik Hankin, Assistant Director Career & Student Programs, of the American Geophysical Union, on the achievements of its Centennial Grants Program’s efforts to educate and inspire communities and policymakers about Earth and Space sciences.
In this episode, we hear from top CEOs about how their associations have adapted and continue to improve the nation’s health and wellness during COVID-19 – from pharmacists to hospitals to yoga teachers. We speak to Steve Anderson, President and CEO of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Rick Pollack, President and CEO of the American Hospital Association, and Shannon Roche, President and CEO of Yoga Alliance about their members’ work to keep people well during the pandemic and every day. Plus, we share another Great Moment in Association History.