Meet GBA’s team of energetic, dedicated professionals working to tell the story of the transformative effect that foreign direct investment can have on local communities. With diverse work experiences, everyone on the team contributes to GBA’s goal of providing excellent service to its members.

Nancy McLernon

President & CEO | GBA

Jonathan Samford

Executive Vice President | GBA

Christina Salu

Vice President, Membership | GBA

Aaron Taylor

Senior Director, Tax & Trade | GBA

Meredith Beeson

Senior Director, State Government Affairs | GBA

Alex Manning

Director, National Security & Competitiveness | GBA

Ashley Rabon

Director, Operations | GBA

Carla Battle

Director, Events & Programs | GBA

Jessica Cahill

Director, Media Relations & Communications | GBA

Matt Jackson

Director, Government Affairs | GBA

Lara Schenke

Senior Coordinator, Events & Programs | GBA

Stephanie Primbetov

Executive Assistant to the President & CEO | GBA

Christina Schneider

Senior Associate, Media & Communications | GBA

Kayla Azoy

Senior Associate, Government Affairs | GBA

Kenzi Whetstone

Associate, Events & Programs | GBA

Sydni Gibbs

Associate, Strategy & Development | GBA

Karly Martinez

Policy Communications Intern | GBA

Vanessa Tebesigwa

State Government Affairs Intern | GBA

Nolan Collins

Business Development and Membership Programs Intern | GBA

Rutendo Mavunga

Events and Programs Intern | GBA