A roundup of new hires and other personnel moves in the association industry.
The American Council of Life Insurers selected Susan Neely as its president and CEO. She had been president and CEO of the American Beverage Association and is a former chair of ASAE’s board of directors.
Ushma J. Suvarnakar has been named director of meetings and events for NAMA.
ANA Enterprise—the organization encompassing the American Nurses Association, American Nurses Foundation, and American Nurses Credentialing Center—appointed Loressa Cole, DNP, to the chief executive officer position.
The American Occupational Therapy Association welcomed Sherry Keramidas, Ph.D., FASAE, CAE, as its executive director.
Eddie Rivera was named chief financial officer of the Credit Union National Association.
Trina Coffey was promoted to vice president of events and operations for the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association.
Jessica Hrubes is CUNA’s new vice president of strategic credit union relations.
Peter Matz joined the Food Marketing Institute as government relations director of food and health policy.
Dawn Young has been promoted from senior director of sales to vice president of hotel sales for Choose Chicago.
Scott Steen, FASAE, CAE, was named executive director of the American Physiological Society.
Matt Lesnak was promoted to vice president of product development and technology for Association Analytics.
Keith Hymel joined ConferenceDirect as vice president of global strategic account management.
Community Brands appointed Rick Bradberry chief marketing officer.
IMS Technology Services named Warren Abraham vice president of business development for the event staging division.
Deedre Daniel has joined the marketing firm Augeo in the position of senior vice president of business development.
Greg Wilson has been named executive director of the Child Support Directors Association of California.