U.S. Chamber’s Association Committee of 100 Welcomes Four New Members

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 2:30pm

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today welcomed four new executives to its Association Committee of 100 (C100). For more than 50 years, leading association executives have gathered under the banner of the U.S. Chamber’s C100 to network, build partnerships, and discuss current issues. These CEOs represent association members before the U.S. Chamber’s Board of Directors, enhance Chamber lobbying and coalition work, recommend programming, and strengthen outreach to the business and association communities.

“The Chamber’s Committee of 100 has a long-standing reputation as one of the most prestigious appointments in the association community,” said Rob Engstrom, SVP of Political Affairs and Federation Relations. “These new members reflect our continued dedication to naming diverse, high-profile leaders to serve on this important committee.”

New members include:

  • Meredith Baker, President and CEO, CTIA: The Wireless Association
  • John Bode, President and CEO, Corn Refiners Association
  • Honorable Jo Ann Emerson, Chief Executive Officer, National Rural Electric Association
  • Steve Handschuh, President and CEO, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.