Staff | The Aluminum Association


Tom Dobbins, CAE President & CEO

As president and CEO of the Aluminum Association, Tom Dobbins, CAE serves as the chief advocate for the full aluminum value chain in the United States, which supports nearly 700,000 American workers. 

Francesca Licari Senior Public Affairs Specialist for Publications and Events

Francesca Licari joined the Aluminum Association in September 2014.  In her current role, Licari manages events for the association and is in charge of the publications it releases. 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.

Lomba brings more than 15 years of finance and accounting experience in both the private and public sector. Prior to joining the association, she worked for a variety of industries including energy, healthcare and retail. 

Matt Meenan Senior Director of Public Affairs

Matt Meenan joined the Aluminum Association in December of 2012. As Senior Director of Public 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, Business Information & Statistics

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, Public 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 as a Policy Analytics Associate in March of 2020.

Katie Rosebrook Senior Public Affairs Specialist

Katie Rosebrook joined the Aluminum Association in September 2017. She manages the association’s digital advocacy, assists with day-to-day media operations and coordinates external communication. 

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. 

Lauren Wilk Vice President, Policy & International Trade

Lauren Wilk joined the Aluminum Association in October 2017. In this role, Wilk leads association’s policy department, advancing policy outcomes for the domestic aluminum industry and advocating for the industry’s interests on international trade. 

Bethany Murphy Membership Consultant

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


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