Staff | The Aluminum Association


Francesca Licari Senior External Affairs Specialist for Events & Advocacy

Francesca Licari joined the Aluminum Association in September 2014.  In her current role, Licari manages Association events, the bookstore, the Aluminum PAC, supports advocacy work. and is staff executive to the Associate Committee.

For bookstore issues, please contact Francesca.

Heidi Lomba Senior Accounting Specialist

Heidi Lomba joined the Aluminum Association as a Senior Accounting Specialist in April 2020. In this role, she supports the association's day-to-day financial and accounting operations.


Matt Meenan Senior Director, External Affairs

Matt Meenan joined the Aluminum Association in December of 2012. As Senior Director of External Affairs, Meenan runs day-to-day media operations and all external facing communications for the association. 

Bhavna Mistry Vice President, Finance and Administration

Bhavna Mistry joined the Aluminum Association in May 2019 as the Vice President, Finance & Administration. In this role, Mistry will lead the Finance team and handle HR, benefits, fund management and office infrastructure.

Sam Muhamed Project Manager, Standards & Technology

Sam joined the association in September 2020 and manages projects of the Standards & Technology department.

Ryan Olsen Vice President, Market Growth and Development

Ryan Olsen joined the Aluminum Association in February of 2014.  He directs the Association's North American aluminum industry statistical program, which provides vital market insight and publishes a number of reports covering every segment of the market.

Joe Quinn Vice President, External Affairs

Joe Quinn leads The Aluminum Association’s external affairs operation designed to grow markets and achieve policy outcomes for the domestic aluminum industry.

John Richard Policy Analytics Associate

John J. Richard joined the Aluminum Association in March of 2020 as a Policy Analytics Associate. John leads the Association's infrastructure policy portfolio and assits on the other four pillars of the Aluminum Agenda. He is also currently serving as the staff executive of the government affairs committee.

Katie Rosebrook Senior External Affairs Specialist

Katie Rosebrook joined the Aluminum Association in September 2017. She manages the association’s digital platforms, coordinates internal and external communications, and staffs the Aluminum Transportation Group (ATG), the committee representing the industry's largest market. 

Hank Sattlethight Manager, Statistical Programs

Hank Sattlethight works as Senior Staff, Statistical Programs for the Aluminum Association. Hank joined the Association in September 1995 and has managed the Association’s statistical program since that time. 

Madeleine Smith Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

Madeleine Smith joined the Aluminum Association in May of 2017 as the Executive Assistant to the President & CEO. Madeleine coordinates internal and external meetings, handles correspondence and communications and special projects for the President as well as assist other members of the Senior Leadership Team as needed. 

Jinlong Marshall Wang Senior Sustainability Specialist

Jinlong Marshall Wang is the Senior Environmental/Sustainability Specialist of the Aluminum Association. He also serves as a member of the Sustainable Aluminium Working Group and the Environment & Energy Committee of the International Aluminium Institute. 

Curt Wells Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs

Curt joined the association in March 2014 and provides leadership for the industry on a range of environmental, health, safety, and other regulatory issues.

John Weritz Vice President, Standards & Technology

John Weritz leads The Aluminum Association’s Standards & Technology department, which creates the backbone of a vital communication system that facilitates the production, sale and use of aluminum. 

Debra Weston Senior Technical Assistant

Debra Weston joined the association in September 2006 and works as the Senior Technical Assistant for the Standards & Technology Department. 

Bethany Murphy Membership Consultant

Bethany Murphy serves as the Membership Consultant for the Aluminum Association.