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Industry Trade Advisory Center
The Industry Trade Advisory Committees are a public-private partnership that engage business leaders for formulating U.S. trade policy.

ITAC Committees

Select a committee to view the members that make up the Industry Trade Advisory Committee Program.

ITAC Committees


Mr. Mark J. Webber
Director, International Trade and Export Policy
Lockheed Martin Corporation


Mr. Derek (Dak) M. Hardwick
Assistant Vice President, International Affairs
Aerospace Industries Association


Mr. Charles A. Auclair II
Director, Global Quality and Export Compliance
Electroimpact, Inc.

Mr. Sean T. Casey
Rotorcorp, LLC

Mr. Jonathan H. Daniels
Chief Executive Officer
Praxis Aerospace Concepts International, Inc.

Mr. Richard S. Ermeti
President, International 
Pelican Products, Inc.

Owen E. Herrnstadt, Esq.
Chief of Staff to the International President
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers

Mr. Joel L. Johnson
Executive Director, International
Teal Group Corporation

Mr. Roger F. Kashaninejad
Senior Director, Business Development
Telephonics Corporation

Mr. David J. Logsdon
Executive Director
CompTIA/Space Enterprise Council

Mr. Paul J. McNeill
Director, Industry and Government Relations
Click Bond, Inc.

Ms. Christine H. Ramsdell
Director, Federal Affairs, Technology and Innovation 
The Boeing Company

Ms. Michelle Schulz
Shareholder/Chair, International Trade and Customs
Polsinelli PC
Representing Air Tractor, Inc.

Ms. Susan M. Walsh
Director, Commercial and International Programs
Pratt & Whitney/United Technologies Corporation



Mr. Charles D. Uthus
Vice President, International Policy
American Automotive Policy Council


Joseph H. Heckendorn, Esq.
Vice President, Assistant General Counsel
Dana Holding Corporation


Mr. Patrick T. Ameen
Vice President, Industry Relations
Amsted Rail Company, Inc.

Mr. John T. Disharoon
Director, Market Access 
Caterpillar Inc.

Mr. Thomas M. Egan
Vice President, Industry Services

Mr. Don A. Gooch
International Business Development Manager/Export Compliance Officer
CST Industries, Inc.

Mr. Michael E. Kastner, CAE
Managing Director
NTEA: The Association for the Work Truck Industry

Mr. Patrick W. McGibbon
Chief Knowledge Officer
AMT-The Association for Manufacturing Technology

Ms. Leigh S. Merino
Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association

Mr. Joshua (Josh) P. Nassar
Legislative Director

Ms. Linda M. Spencer
Senior Director, International and Government Affairs
Specialty Equipment Market Association

Ms. Lauren E. Wilk
Vice President, Policy and International Trade
The Aluminum Association



Mr. V. M. (Jim) DeLisi
Fanwood Chemical, Inc.




Mr. Adrian Krygsman
Director, Product Registration
Troy Corporation 


Mr. A. E. (Ted) May, III
President and Chief Executive Officer
Andersen Products, Inc.


Ms. Elissa M. Alben
Senior Director and Lead, Global Trade Policy
Pfizer Inc.

Mr. Harrison C. Cook
Vice President, International Government Affairs
Eli Lilly and Company

Mr. David R. Gaugh
Senior Vice President, Sciences and Regulatory Affairs
Association for Accessible Medicines

Mr. Ira N. Goldman
Senior Director, Public Policy 
Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc.

Mr. Vijay Goradia
Vinmar International, Ltd.

Trevor J. Gunn, Ph.D.
Founder and Chairman
USA Healthcare Alliance, LLC

Mr. Ralph F. Ives
Executive Vice President, Global Strategy and Analysis
AdvaMed: Advanced Medical Technology Association 

Mr. Richard H. Kjeldgaard
Representing Biotechnology Innovation Organization 

Matthew T. McGrath, Esq.
Barnes, Richardson and Colburn
Representing Lion Elastomers, LLC

Mr. Kenneth R. Monahan
Vice President, International Economic Affairs
National Association of Manufacturers

Mr. Paul A. Neureiter
Executive Director, Government Affairs
Amgen Inc.

Mr. Christopher P. Pearce
Director, Government Relations
S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.

Mr. Grant W. Ramaley
Director, Regulatory Affairs
Aseptico Incorporated

George L. Rolofson, Ph.D.
Consultant in Agricultural Science and Environmental, Regulatory, and Trade Policy
Rolofson Consulting
Representing Gowan Company

Ms. Lisa M. Schroeter
Global Director, Trade and Investment Policy
DowDuPont/Dow Chemical Division

Mr. Paul A. Spencer
Global Trade Leader, Product Advocacy and Approval
Corteva Agriscience

Mr. Kevin J. Tierney
Import Export Manager
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc.

Harry L. Vroomen, Ph.D.
Vice President, Economic Services
The Fertilizer Institute

Mr. Thomas G. Zieser
JACE Systems



Ms. Christine A. LoCascio
Chief, Public Policy
Distilled Spirits Council of the United States




Ms. Katherine Bedard
Senior Director, International Public Policy
Wine Institute

Mr. Nicholas J. Birch
Schagrin Associates
Representing Libbey, Inc.

Craig A. Kirby, Esq.
President and Chief Executive Officer 
Recreation Vehicle Industry Association

Mr. Robert B. Margevicius
Executive Vice President
Specialized Bicycle Components, Inc.

Mr. Thomas F. St. Maxens
St. Maxens & Company
Representing Mattel, Inc.

Ms. Nancy Kohler Wilkins
Director, Regulatory Policy
Consumer Brands Association

Ms. Chelsee A. Woodey
Associate Director, Global Government Affairs
The Kraft Heinz Company



Daniel B. Pickard, Esq.
Wiley Rein LLP
Representing Diamond Sawblades Manufacturers’ Coalition 




John E. Arnett, Esq.
Consultant/Legal Advisor
c/o Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Representing Copper & Brass Fabricators, Inc.

Ms. Rosemarie (Rose) Braden
Softwood Export Council

Mr. Michael G. Brummer
Michael Brummer & Associates Inc.
Representing Fitzpatrick & Weller, Inc.

Ms. Dana L. Cole
Executive Director, Corporate Secretary and Treasurer
Hardwood Federation

Jesse E. Gary, Esq.
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Century Aluminum Company

Mr. Jacob Handelsman
Representing American Forest and Paper Association

Mr. Jeffrey S. Henderson
Aluminum Extruders Council

Mr. Gerard (Jerry) L. Hingle Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer
International Trade Associates
Representing Southern Forest Products Association

Mr. Roy O. Houseman, Jr.
Legislative Director
United Steelworkers

Ms. Pamela Y. Johnson
Vice President, International Trade
Georgia-Pacific LLC

Mr. David E. Kretschmann
American Lumber Standard Committee, Inc.

Mr. Stephen G. Letko
Counselor to the President, Global Product Marketing
Weldbend Corporation

Mr. Brent J. McClendon
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Wooden Pallet & Container Association

Mr. Joseph C. Pickard
Chief Economist and Director of Commodities 
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.

Mr. William G. Portnoy
Vice President, Sales and Marketing 
Buffalo Armory

Mr. Michael D. Riess
Materials Management Corporation
Representing International Precious Metals Institute

Mr. Paul Sedor
Vice President, Member Services and Industry Relations
Metal Powder Industries Federation

Ms. Veronika M. Shime
Vice President, International Policy
National Mining Association

Mr. Larry W. Webb
Quemetco Metals Limited, Inc.



Mr. James E. Dankowski
Federal Government Marketing Director
Eaton Corporation 


Aaron P. Padilla, Ph.D.
Director, Climate and ESG Policy
American Petroleum Institute


Ms. Leslie L. Coleman
Assistant Vice President, Statistical Services
National Mining Association

Mr. Donald R. Hoffman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Excel Services Corporation

Mr. Dixon E. Sabin
Director, International Trade Compliance, Law Department
Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.

James R. Thompson
Manager, Federal and International Government Affairs
Chevron Corporation



Mr. C. Davis Nelsen II
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Nelsen Steel Company, L.P.




Kevin M. Dempsey
Senior Vice President, Public Policy and General Counsel
American Iron and Steel Institute’s Council of U.S. Producers


Mr. David Zalesne
Owen Steel Company, Inc.


Ms. Adina R. Adler
Assistant Vice President, International Affairs
Institute for Scrap Recycling Industries

Mr. Philip K. Bell
Steel Manufacturers Association

Mr. Dana A. Beyeler
Director, Defense Engagement
Ellwood Group, Inc.

Benjamin B. Caryl, Esq.
Associate General Counsel, International Trade and Public Policy
United States Steel Corporation

Mr. William M. Hickey, Jr.
Lapham-Hickey Steel Corporation

Mr. Marcus J. Lyons III
International Sales Manager
American Cast Iron Pipe Company

Mr. Billy D. Milligan
Director, Marketing
Commercial Metals Company

Mr. Ryan J. Moore
Director, Program Services
Steel Founders’ Society of America

Mr. Bradford D. Muller
Vice President, Marketing
Charlotte Pipe and Foundry Company

Mr. Michael A. Salamon
Specialty Steel Works, Incorporated
Representing The Cold Finish Steel Bar Institute

Mr. Timothy W. Selhorst
Chief Executive Officer
American Springs Wire Corporation

Mr. John P. Stupp, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer
Stupp Bros., Inc.

Mr. M. Robert Weidner, III
President and Chief Executive Officer
Metals Service Center Institute

Mr. David A. Wolfort
Olympic Steel, Inc.

Mr. Howard O. Woltz III
President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Insteel Industries, Inc.



Ms. Jennifer H. Sanford
Director, International Trade and Energy Policy
Cisco Systems, Inc.




Ms. Jennifer A. Manner
Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
EchoStar Corporation


Brian E. Scarpelli, Esq.
Senior Policy Counsel
ACT-The App Association


Ms. C. Devi Bengfort Keller
Director, Global Policy
Semiconductor Industry Association

Mr. Arun K. Bhumitra
Chief Executive Officer
Arjay Telecommunications

Ms. J. Christine Bliss
Coalition of Services Industries

Mr. Steven D. Domenikos
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Ienion/RelayDental, Inc.

Jonathan R. Everhart, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Global ReEnergy Holdings

Mr. Harley L. Geiger
Director, Public Policy
Rapid 7

Mr. Jake E. Jennings
Assistant Vice President

Ms. Elizabeth (Lisa) I. Malloy
Director, Policy Communications and Government Relations
Intel Corporation

W. David Snead
Co-Founder, Board Chair and Working Public Policy Chair
Internet Infrastructure (i2) Coalition

Mr. Roszel C. Thomsen II
Founder and President
Alliance for Network Security

Stephen Zirschky, Esq
General Counsel
WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.





Ms. Kimberly A. Benson
Zenaida Global


Mr. Mark W. Wingate
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Maxi Volt Corporation
Representing the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers-USA


Clifton W. Albright, Esq.
Albright, Yee & Schmit, LLP

Mr. John Allen
Chief Executive Officer
John Allen & Associates International

Mr. Harry M. Bossey, CPA
President and General Manager
Western TradeWinds, Inc.

Ms. Candace Chen
President and Chief Executive Officer
Power Clean 2000, Inc.

Mr. Roger N. Dickey, CPA
Kensington International, Inc.

Sharon T. Freeman, Ph.D.
Lark-Horton Global Consulting, Ltd.

Mr. Richard J. Grana

Mr. Laszlo Horvath

Ms. Shawn M. Jarosz
Trade Moves LLC

Mr. George M. Keller
Customs Advisory Services, Inc.

Mr. Michael B. Lee, Sr.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Page & Jones, Inc.

Mr. Divyesh K. Patel
Founder and Chief Executive officer
Bespoke Group LLC

Ms. Regina (Gina) R. Radke
President and Chief Executive Officer
Galley Support Innovations

Mr. Jeffrey W. Ruffner, P.E.
Kella Enterprises, LLC

Mr. J. Eric Sauereisen
Sauereisen, Inc.

Mr. Brett N. Silvers
Chairman, President and Chief
WorldBusiness Capital, Inc.

Ms. Brenda A. Stelly
President and Owner 
Oil Center Research International, L.L.C.

Mr. Jonathan M. Szucs
General Manager
Advanced Superabrasives, Inc.

Mr. Kenneth L. Wengrod
FTC Commercial Corporation

Mr. Donald L. Williams 
President and Chief Executive Officer
Princeton Healthcare, Inc.



Ms. Elizabeth R. Benson
Energy Associates


Timothy C. Brightbill, Esq.
Partner, Wiley Rein LLP
Representing American Bar Association


Emily R. Beline, Esq.
Senior Counsel, International Regulatory Affairs
FedEx Express

Ms. Anissa S. Brennan
Senior Vice President, International Affairs and Trade Policy
Motion Picture Association of America, Inc.

Mr. Ryan L. Brooks
Executive Vice President, Government Affairs
Outfront Media, Inc.

Ms. Janice Bryant Howroyd
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
The Act 1 Group

Ms. Laura A. Bult
Superviosr, Public Policy Office

Ms. Sahra S. English
Vice President, Global Public Policy
Mastercard, Incorporated

Mr. Andrew F. Gelfuso
Vice President
Office for Trade Promotion
Trade Center Management Associates

Mr. Vladimir A. Gololobov
Vice President, International
The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers

Mr. William H. Hanson
Vice President
Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company

Mr. Manish D. Kothari
President and Chief Executive Officer
Sheladia Associates, Inc.
Representing the American Council of Engineering Companies

Mr. Christopher P. Melly
Vice President, Government Affairs 
American International Group, Inc.

Jean M. Prewitt, Esq.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Independent Film & Television Alliance

Ms. Viji Rangaswami
Vice President, Federal Affairs
Liberty Mutual Insurance

Ms. Mary H. Saunders
Vice President, Government Relations and Public Policy
American National Standards Institute

Stephen M. Simchak, Esq.
Head of International, Department Vice President, and Counsel
American Property Casualty Insurance Association 

Ms. Kathlene C. Swanson
Vice President
Coalition of Services Industries

Ms. Sarah F. Thorn
Senior Director, Global Government Affairs
Walmart, Inc.

Mark V. Vlasic, Esq.
Madison Law & Strategy Group, PLLC
Representing Propagate Content



Mr. Stephen E. Lamar
President and Chief Executive Officer
American Apparel & Footwear Association




Mr. Charles J. Abrams
Chief Executive Officer
Dela Incorporated

Ms. Patricia (Patti) M. Bates
General Manager, Industrial Market
Glen Raven Technical Fabrics, LLC
Representing The United States Industrial Fabrics Institute

Ms. Sara O. Beatty
Principal, Whitehaven Trade Advisors
Representing National Council of Textile Organizations

Mr. Sean P. Cady
Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Global Responsible Sourcing
VF Corporation

Mr. Shawn J. Dougherty
Director, Strategy and Trade Affairs
Dillon Yarn Corporation

Mr. Dean Draughn
Vice President, Commercialization
Under Armour, Inc.

Mr. M. Todd Ethington
Director, Government Affairs
National Council of Textiles Organizations

Ms. Jessica E. Franken
The Franken Group, LLC
Representing INDA: Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry

Mr. Nathanael “Nate” E. Herman
Director, Government Relations
Travel Goods Association 

Ms. Maristella Iacobello
Vice President, Customs Compliance and Government Relations
PVH Corporation

Ms. Jane L. Johnson
Manager, Government Relations 
Unifi, Inc.

Mr. Michael D. Korchmar
Chief Executive Officer
The Leather Specialty Company

Ms. Stephanie H. Lester
Senior Director, Government Affairs
Gap Inc.

Mr. Stephen M. Mostofsky
President and Chief Executive Officer
TTI Global Resources, Inc.

Mr. William (Matt) M. Poovey
Champion Thread Company

Mr. R. Matthew Priest
President and Chief Executive Officer
Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America

Mr. Charles L. Sanders
Vice President, Customs and Trade Compliance
Union Underwear Company, Inc. dba Fruit of the Loom

Mr. Timothy C. Voit
Chief Marketing Officer, Thomaston Mills Division
ATD-American Company

Mr. Eric F. Warshaw
Representing Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association

Jeffrey B. Whalen, Esq.
Senior Counsel, Customs and International Trade
NIKE, Inc. - Legal Department 




Mr. John P. McGovern
Global Trade Compliance Manager and Logistics Manager 
MKS Instruments, Inc.


Ms. AnnMarie M. Treglia
Global Manager, Government Affairs and the Environment 
Dart Container Corporation


Mr. Michael A. Bermudez
Director, Trade Compliance/Empowered Official
Parsons Corporation


Mr. Nelson H. Balido
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Border Commerce and Security Council

Nathan P. Eilers, Esq.
Director and Counsel, Global Trade Compliance
Rockwell Automotion, Inc.

Ms. Jill A. Franze
Senior Director, Global Customs/Trade Finance
Cisco Systems, Inc.

Ms. Galina N. Free
Director, Global Trade Compliance 
Danaher Corporation

Alexander S. Laytin, Esq.
Senior Counsel, International Regulatory Affairs
Federal Express

Robert J. Leo, Esq.
Meeks, Sheppard, Leo & Pillsbury 
Representing Johnson & Johnson

Mr. Michael C. Mullen
Executive Director
Express Association of America

Ms. Sharlene Ramos Chesnes
President and Chief Executive Officer
InterChez Global Services, Inc.

Mr. Gregory J. Schroeder
Director, Global Customs and Trade Operations

Mr. Brian J. White
Vice President, Compliance
The J.M. Smucker Company



Mr. Erin-Michael Gill
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Genaesis, LLC


Mr. Michael L. Castellano
Vice President, Government Relations
The Walt Disney Company


Paul A. Coletti
Associate Patent Counsel
Johnson & Johnson

Jeffrey K. Francer, Esq.
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Association for Accessible Medicines (AAM)

Ms. Tanuja V. Garde
Vice President, Intellectual Property and Licensing
Raytheon Technologies Corp.

Mr. Roy S. Kaufman
Managing Director, Business Development
Copyright Clearance Center

Jeffrey P. Kushan, Esq.
Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
Representing Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)

Thomas T. Moga, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Dykema Gossett PLLC
Representing Ford Motor Global Technologies, LLC

Ms. Shawna D. Morris
Vice President, Trade Policy
National Milk Producers Federation
Representing the U.S. Diary Export Council

Mr. Ryan B. Ong
Director, International Business Policy
National Association of Manufacturers

Kevin M. Rosenbaum, Esq.
Executive Director
International Intellectual Property Alliance

Leah P. Waterland
Director, Legal Services, IP Litigation
Cisco Systems, Inc.

Matthew Weston-Dawkes, Esq.
Deputy General Counsel
E. & J. Gallo Winery

Ms. Jennifer L. Young
Senior Director, International Policy
Pfizer, Inc.



Ms. Ann M. Weeks
Vice President, Global Government Affairs and Conformity Assessment Programs


Mr. S. Joe Bhatia
President and Chief Executive Officer
American National Standards Institute


Mr. Daniel J. Mustico
Vice President, Government and Market Affairs
Outdoor Power Equipment Institute


Mr. Steven J. Bipes
Vice President, Global Strategy and Analysis
AdvaMed - Advanced Medical Technology Association

Ms. Alexa S.. Burr
Vice President, Segment Standards and Services
American Petroleum Institute

Mr. Richard P. Ferron, P.E.
Chief Operating Officer
FM Approvals LLC 

Mr. Nicholas M. Gardner
Vice President, Codex and International Regulatory Affairs
U.S. Dairy Export Council

Mr. Jeffrey H. Grove
Vice President, Global Policy and Communications
ASTM International

Ms. Randi Beth Levinas
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
U.S.-Russia Business Council

Mr. David Y. Ling
Policy and Strategy, WW Product Compliance
Hewlett-Packard Company

Mr. Angus B. Low
Manager, Global Products Standards and Regulations 
Rockwell Automation

Mr. Trace K. McInturff
Vice President, Accreditation Services
A2LA: American Association for Laboratory Accreditation

Mr. Wayne E. Morris 
Representing Illinois Tool Works Inc.

Elaine M. Newton, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Standards Strategy and Policy
Oracle Corporation

Mr. Peter S. Unger
Representing International Quality Excellence in Infrastructure Systems (IQEIS)

Mr. Michael F. Violette
Chief Executive Officer 
Washington Laboratories, Ltd.

Mr. Matthew B. Williams
Director, Standards and Project Management 
Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers

Mr. Christopher B. Winkel
Product Compliance and Support Manager
Caterpillar Inc.