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Our Staff

Meet the team that’s committed to serving all who support the composites industry.

ACMA is expanding! See below for open job opportunities

Administration


Tom Dobbins, CAE
President

Phone: 703-682-1656

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Dan Hilleary
Vice President, Finance & Administration

Phone: 703-682-1658

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Diane Bayatafshar
Chief of Staff

Phone: 703-682-1674

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Tracy Devore
Coordinator, Operations

Phone: 703-525-0511

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Events & Education


Heather Rhoderick, CMP, CAE
Senior Vice President, Events & Information

Phone: 703-682-1661

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Lynn Ishman
Director, Sales

Phone: 703-682-1673

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Andrew Pokelwaldt
Director, Certification

Phone: 571-645-5267

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Carman Long, CMP, CEM
Director, Operations & Meetings

Phone: 703-682-1655

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Barry Black II
Senior Manager, Marketing

Phone: 703-682-1664

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Keyla Alanes
Assistant, Events and Education

Phone: 571-645-5264

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Marketing & Communications


Heather Rhoderick, CMP, CAE
Senior Vice President, Events & Information

Phone: 703-682-1661

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Arseniy Bolotsko
Director, Digital Strategy

Phone: 703-682-1657

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Barbara Sadowy
Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications

Phone: 703-682-1677

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Piyali Das
Senior Coordinator, Database & Digital Strategy

Phone: 703-682-1671

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Membership


Scott Lindley
Vice President, Membership & Strategic Partnerships

Phone: 703-682-1665

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Chessa Arey
Senior Coordinator, Membership & Strategic Partnerships

Phone: 703-682-1663

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Government Affairs


John Schweitzer
Senior Advisor to the President

Phone: 734-604-9095

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MJ Carrabba
Associate Director, Government Affairs

Phone: 703-682-1668

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Brooke Wickham
Senior Coordinator, Government Affairs

Phone: 571-645-5266

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Composites Growth Initiative


John Busel
Vice President, Composites Growth Initiative

Phone: 914-961-8007

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Dan Coughlin
Vice President, Composites Market Development

Phone: 202-760-0677

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Sarah Boyer
Manager, Composites Growth Initiatives Committee

Phone: 703-682-1653

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Madeline Wehrle
Technical Specialist, Composites Growth Initiative

Phone: 207-837-3919

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Job Opportunities at ACMA

Come work for a dynamic, growing and expanding industry and association! ACMA is in the process of adding a number of new positions to our staff to help better serve a growing composites industry. The industry and ACMA members include all size companies from Fortune 500 to small entrepreneurs. Our members build with materials that are innovative and provide solutions to many of today’s infrastructure and environmental issues, as well as create products that are used in activities from recreation to industrial services. Our staff takes pride in our work to help the composites industry grow and to help our members succeed. We value each person’s contribution to the team, creativity, hard work and success. Brief overviews of the positions are listed below. Don’t know anything about composites, neither did we before we started here. You will enjoy what you learn. If you are interested in applying or would like more information, please email acmacareers@acmanet.org

Open Positions at ACMA

Issue Manager/Composites Growth Initiative:
The Manager, CGI (Composites Growth Initiative) position supports the committee work associated with market development and growth of the composites industry. The position requires the ability to understand industry issues and actively engage member companies to implement strategies that grow key segments of the composites market. Key components of the position include project management of programs and events, and working with our members to engage them in the issues and committees best matched to their company’s goals and activities. To be successful, the candidate must have strong communication, facilitation and coordination skills, be able to work with c-suite individuals and mid-level managers, and have a desire to help increase market share for the industry and companies alike.

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Manager of Meetings and Events:
This position manages the logistics pertaining to attendee and exhibitor services for the Association’s various conferences, workshops and meetings. The position leads our logistics on ACMA’s revenue producing conferences and workshops, and also manages logistics related to ACMA’s presence at its annual trade show, CAMX.

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Issue/Committee Coordinator:
The Coordinator, Composites Growth Initiative (CGI) Committees supports 13 major Committees of the CGI, in addition to subcommittees and task groups of these major committees. The position requires effective coordination with staff, attention to detail, and communication. Key components of the position include routine support of CGI committees, including member tracking and engagement.

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Marketing and Communications Coordinator:
This position is responsible for creating and editing content of ACMA marketing and communications, including events, membership and the composites industry, as well as various print and digital publications, websites and social media. The position also maintains and manages subscription lists and fulfillment responsibilities, and tracks readership and open rates. The successful candidate should understand marketing strategies and tactics, analytics, be able write and edit. This is a perfect position for someone right out of college or with 1-2 years of experience.

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Accounting Coordinator:
This position assists with the operations of the association including, financial reporting, budgeting, cost control and analysis, payables and receivables, information technology and general office administration. The position requires a strong attention to detail, general understanding of accounting and budgeting, and the use of accounting software and databases.

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ACMA is an equal opportunity employer located in new office space within 2 two blocks of the Metro, and provides rich and generous benefits to all qualified employees that include full paid individual health care, life and disability insurance, 401K retirement plan with company match, a generous PTO and holiday schedule, and more.

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