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

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 10:45am

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 at the U.S. Chamber. “These new members reflect our continued dedication to naming diverse, high-profile leaders to serve on this important committee.”

New members include:

  • Kevin Cosgriff, President and CEO, National Electrical Manufacturers Association
  • John Downs, President and CEO, National Confectioners Association
  • Katherine Lugar, President and CEO, American Hotel & Lodging Association
  • Stephen Yurek, President and CEO, Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute

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.