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AALAS Appoints Thomas Joseph as Next Executive Director

Washington, D.C. (December 12, 2022) – The American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) recently appointed Thomas “Tom” Joseph as their incoming Executive Director. Joseph has over 30 years of experience, primarily within the professional health-care and medical association and nonprofit sector. He joins AALAS from his most recent role serving as the Chief Development and Operations…
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Halaevalu F. O. Vakalahi CSWE President and CEO

CSWE Names Dr. Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue Vakalahi Incoming President and CEO

Washington, D.C. (November 28, 2022) – The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) recently named their new incoming President and CEO, Halaevalu F. Ofahengaue Vakalahi, PhD, MSW, Med. Dr. Vakalahi will begin her term as President and CEO on January 17, 2023. Dr. Vakalahi’s 25 years of professional experience spans across several higher education institutions and nonprofit…
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NFI President and CEO Lisa Picard

NFI Names Lisa Wallenda Picard Incoming President and CEO

Washington, D.C. (November 14, 2022) – The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) recently named their new incoming President and CEO, Lisa Wallenda Picard, effective December 5. Picard is an association executive with nearly a decade of experience with the US Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service, and most recently 11 years at the National Turkey Federation…
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Jamila Taylor

The National WIC Association Hires Jamila Taylor as Incoming President and CEO

Washington, D.C. (October 18, 2022) – The National WIC Association (NWA) recently hired Dr. Jamila Taylor as incoming President and CEO, effective November 14. Taylor has 25 years of professional experience in health policy, maternal health, and health equity in nonprofit organizations and on Capitol Hill. Taylor joins NWA from the Century Foundation (TCF) where she served…
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MWOBS Executive Director Drew Bush

The Mount Washington Observatory Hires Drew Fulton Bush As New Executive Director

Washington, D.C. (September 30, 2022) – The Mount Washington Observatory (MWOBS or Observatory) recently announced Dr. Drew Fulton Bush as the nonprofit institution’s new Executive Director. Bush began this role on September 26, 2022. Bush’s professional experience spans more than 11 years in a variety of organizations, including history and science education museums, higher education, an oceanographic…
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IVI CEO Jason Spangler

The Innovation and Value Initiative Appoints Dr. Jason Spangler as Incoming CEO

Washington D.C. (July 21, 2022) –The Innovation and Value Initiative (IVI) recently announced Dr. Jason Spangler as their incoming Chief Executive Officer, effective July 25, 2022. For nearly two decades Dr. Spangler has worked in professional health policy and public health sector with extensive experience with pharmaceutical and nonprofit organizations. Dr. Spangler joins IVI from his…
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