Joseph M. McGuire, President & CEO
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Joseph M. McGuire is President and CEO of AHAM. Mr. McGuire has significant experience in energy, environmental and consumer product safety policy issues. He has led numerous industry coalitions on legislative issues and has crafted consensus agreements with government, environmental, efficiency, utility and consumer advocacy organizations.
Prior to AHAM, McGuire was Director, Legislative and Regulatory Affairs for AlliedSignal Inc. (now Honeywell International) an advanced technology manufacturer and represented the air-conditioning, refrigeration and home building industries. He began his career with the U.S. Department of Energy and its predecessor agency, the Energy Research and Development Administration.
He received a Bachelor’s Degree from St. John Fisher College and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. He also holds a Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential.
Randy Cooper, Vice President, Technical Operations & Standards
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Randy joined AHAM in July 2016 as AHAM’s Vice President of Technical Operations & Standards. In this role, he is the staff leader on a host of technical and regulatory issues, including liaison with safety and performance standards organizations. He is the staff coordinator for technical activities on recycling, product safety, and technical trade issues and coordinates AHAM's Product Safety and Liability Conferences.
Randy is a veteran appliance industry leader with 27 years of experience with Whirlpool and Maytag prior to coming to AHAM. He has held leadership positions in product design, research and development, global product approval, design for product safety, and standards. Randy is also a certified Blackbelt in LeanSigma.
Kevin Messner, Senior Vice President, Policy & Government Relations
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Kevin Messner is AHAM’s Senior Vice President of Policy & Government Relations. Joining AHAM in 2008, he is responsible for overseeing and implementing the appliance manufacturing industry’s legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts and policy development. Kevin has 20 years of experience in public policy and politics including being chief of staff to Members of Congress and a political appointee at a federal agency. He also has corporate experience working as a product and manufacturing engineer at one of the top 10 Fortune 500 manufacturing companies. Kevin has an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management and Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
, Vice President of Communications & Marketing
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Jill Notini is AHAM's Vice President, Communications and Marketing and has been with AHAM since 1999. In her role, Notini has responsibility for member communications, media and consumer outreach and AHAM's shipment data programs and market research. Notini also oversees membership recruitment efforts. In addition, she has executed consumer safety education and category promotion programs to raise awareness of safety issues and promote key benefits of home appliances. Notini also developed an award winning appliance donation program called "Home Sweet Home," which provided appliances to those rebuilding from Hurricane Katrina. She is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), and has served on the Board of Directors of the Consumer Trends Forum International (CTFI) and the Program Committee of the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI)
. Notini was named to Dealerscope Magazine's 40 Under 40 and was named PR News "15-to-Watch." Jill also was named one of PR News' Top Women in PR for 2017.
Jill graduated from American University with a B.A. in Public Communications.
Bruce Rebel, General Manager & Vice President, AHAM Canada
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Bruce Rebel joined AHAM in July 2012, as Director of Technical Services for AHAM Canada and currently serves as Vice President and General Manager of AHAM Canada managing and advocating on the issues affecting the appliance industry in Canada.
Rebel has more than 15 years of regulatory and quality assurance experience in Canada, most recently as Associate Director Regulatory Affairs at Bell Canada. He has broad industry experience dealing with regulators having worked in the pharmaceutical industry with Canadian Blood Services, the telecommunication industry with Bell Canada, and the appliance industry with a leading appliance manufacturer. He has worked with standards setting organizations such as the Canadian Standards Association and the Canadian General Standards Board to help develop product standards for both energy efficiency as well as product safety.
Originally from Montréal Québec, Rebel studied chemistry at the University of Concordia in Montréal.
Natalie Cheung, Manager, Membership and Marketing
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Masud Chowdhury, Senior Product Regulatory & Standards Engineer
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Jennifer Cleary, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
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Debbie Di Pietropolo, Bookkeeper
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Chris Doscher, Manager, Content Development
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Kevin Girdharry, Manager, Policy & Data Analysis
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Sriram Gopal, Director of Technology & Environmental Policy
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Meagan Hatch, Director of Government Relations, AHAM Canada
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Sydney Henderson, Communications Associate
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Hamere Bisrat, Controller
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Djed Mouada, Regulatory & Standards Product Engineer
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John Park, Senior Product Regulatory and Standards Engineer
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Sarah Faye Pierce, Director, Government Relations
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Matt Williams, Director, Standards & Project Management
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