Category: Associations

Through The Noise
April 18, 2016

Justin Wilt of the Arlington Soccer Association on Building Teams and an Organization that Works for All

Through the Noise #167

Justin Wilt // Executive Director // Arlington Soccer Association

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After a couple of trips around the world with Global Communities and USAID, we return back to our neighborhood and welcome Justin Wilt, Executive Director of the …

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Through The Noise
April 4, 2016

Robert Shea of Grant Thornton and John Porter of ACT for Alexandria on Building Relationships and Community

Through the Noise #163

Robert Shea // Principal // Grant Thornton

John Porter // Executive Director // Act for Alexandria

John retired from the Alexandria City Public Schools in 2009 after a distinguished career with the Alexandria City Public Schools, …

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Through The Noise
March 21, 2016

Andy Polk of FDRA on Importing Shoes and Why Made in America Isn’t Feasible for Most

Through the Noise #158

Andy Polk // Senior Vice President // Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America

As we learn today from Andy Polk, you could be 3-D printing your own shoes in 10-15 years, but until then most Americans …

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Through The Noise
March 16, 2016

Brian Lagana of the American Trucking Associations on the Challenges Uniting a Changing Industry Across the Country

Through the Noise #156

Brian Lagana // Executive Director of Safety Management Council and Transportation Security Council // American Trucking Associations

Today’s guest is Brian Lagana who represents the American Trucking Associations, uniting state associations, conferences and individual members under …

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Through The Noise
March 14, 2016

Richard G. Thissen & Jessica Klement of NARFE on Protecting the Benefits of the Federal Workforce

Through the Noise #155

Richard G. Thissen & Jessica Klement // President // National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association

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Today we sit down with Richard G. Thissen & Jessica Klement who represent 225,000 members of the National Active and …

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Through The Noise
March 11, 2016

Jonathan Zuck of the ACT | The App Association, Development, and Silicons Valley and Alley

Through the Noise #154

Jonathan Zuck // President // The App Association

Today’s guest, Jonathan Zuck, is President of the App Association, a trade organization representing the interests of 5,000 companies working in the mobile economy. While the word “app” …

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Through The Noise
February 29, 2016

Lindel Fields of the Tricounty Technology Center on Creating Educational Opportunities Beyond College

Through the Noise #149

Lindel Fields // Superintendent/CEO // Tricounty Technology Center

As the United States continuously frets about the constantly rising prices of college education, we speak to Lindel Fields who is taking a decidedly different approach. As Superintendent …

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Through The Noise
February 26, 2016

Melissa Meeker of WateReuse on Conserving, Reusing, and Making Smarter Choices with Our Water

Through the Noise #148

Melissa Meeker // Executive Director // WaterReuse Association

“You could be drinking dinosaur pee,” Melissa Meeker points out at the start of today’s episode. Executive Director of both the WateReuse Association and WateReuse Research Foundation, Melissa …

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