NCSL Foundation Board of Directors

11/8/2021

The NCSL Foundation for State Legislatures' volunteer board of directors is composed of corporate and union executives as well as state legislative leaders and senior legislative staff. If you have any questions regarding the board, please contact Caroline Carlson.

Officers

Wisconsin Speaker of the Assembly Robin VosPresident

Representative Robin Vos
Assembly Speaker
Wisconsin

Christine CsizmadiaVice President

Christine Csizmadia
Director, State Outreach
Nuclear Energy Institute
Washington, D.C.

Martha WigtonSecretary/Treasurer

Martha Wigton
Director
House Budget and Research Office
Georgia

 

At-Large Members

Kentucky Senator Ralph AlvaradoSenator Ralph Alvarado
Kentucky

North Carolina Senator Dan BlueRon Barnes

Google 

Washington, D.C.

North Carolina Senator Dan BlueRepresentative Scott Bedke
House Speaker 

Idaho

North Carolina Senator Dan BlueSenator Dan Blue

Senate Democratic Leader

North Carolina

Elaine BowersSenator Elaine Bowers

Kansas

Raul BurciagaRaul Burciaga
Director
Legislative Council Service
New Mexico

Jon BurtonJon Burton
Managing Director, State Government Relations
RELX 
Georgia

David CaseyDavid Casey
Senior Vice President, Government Relations and Business Development
MAXIMUS
Virginia

Dave Christman

Dave Christman
Vice President, State Affairs
National Beer Wholesalers Association
Virginia

Rick CimermanRick Cimerman
Vice President, External and State Affairs
NCTA - The Internet & Television Association
Washington, D.C.

Georgia Senator Bill CowsertSenator Bill Cowsert
Georgia

Christine CsizmadiaRepresentative Kurt Daudt

House Minority Leader

Minnesota

Christine CsizmadiaSenator Bob Duff

Senate Majority Leader

Connecticut

Tom FoulkesTom Foulkes
Senior Director, State Advocacy 
BSA | The Software Alliance
Washington, D.C.

J.J. GentrySenator Leroy Garcia 

Senate President

Colorado

J.J. GentryJ.J. Gentry 

Counsel 

General Assembly

South Carolina

Mark GiuffreMark Giuffre
Vice President, State Government Affairs
UPS
New York

Dave Howell

Anika Hagenson

Senior Manager, Government Affairs

Intuit

Minnesota

Oregon Senator Bill HansellSenator Bill Hansell
Oregon

Jon Heining

Jon Heining
General Counsel
Texas Legislative Council
Texas 

Dave HowellDave Howell
Regional Director, State Government Relations
Wells Fargo
Arizona

Joe JasoRepresentative Brian Patrick Kennedy

House Speaker Pro Tempore

Rhode Island

Joe JasoJennifer Jones

Executive Director 

Sunset Advisory Commission 

Texas

Senator Greg Leding, ArkansasSenator Greg Leding

Arkansas

Joe Jaso

Sabrina Lewellen

Deputy Director, Arkansas Senate

Assistant Secretary of the Senate

Arkansas

Arkansas Representative Greg LedingBrian McAndrews

Managing Director, State Government Relations

TIAA

California

Indiana Senator David LongSenator Jeremy Miller

Senate President

Minnesota

Arkansas Representative Greg Leding

Michelle Peacock

Global Head of Public Policy

Waymo

California

Steve PikeAnthony "Steve" Pike
Colonel
Virginia General Assembly
Virginia

Indiana Senator David Long

Representative Angelo Puppolo

Massachusetts

Chris Riley Chris Riley
Director, State Government Relations
Archer Daniels Midland
Illinois

Chris Runge-Chacko
Director, Public Employees
American Federation of Teachers
Washington, D.C.

Hawaii Speaker of the House Scott SaikiSpeaker Scott Saiki
House Speaker
Hawaii

Hawaii Speaker of the House Scott SaikiAnne Sappenfield
Director, Legislative Council
Wisconsin

Jenn StoweJenn Stowe
Vice President, Government Relations
The Carpet and Rug Institute
Virginia

Joe TestaJoe Testa
Vice President, Government Affairs
American Express
Washington, D.C.

Jeff ThiebertJeff Thiebert
Project Director, State Strategy Group
The Pew Charitable Trusts

Washington, D.C.

Martha WigtonKevin Thompson

Senior Director of State and Local Government Relations

Walmart

Arkansas

Danielle WaterfieldDanielle Waterfield
Chief Policy Officer
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
Washington, D.C.

Angela Williams

Senior Director, External Relations

Stride

Virginia

Ethan Wilson

Counsel

Catalyst

Nevada

Fred Zeytoonjian

Senior Counsel, State and Local Government Affairs

Apple Inc. 

Washington, D.C.