American Association of College for Teacher Education - Lynn M. Gangone will succeed Sharon P. Robinson as CEO. Gangone was VP at the American Council on Education. Previously she was dean of Colorado Women’s College, University of Denver. She was a clinical professor at the University’s Morgridge College of Education. Earlier she was a visiting professor at the George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development. Other association appointments include VP, Maryland Independent College and University Association; executive director, National Association for Women in Education; and development VP at Centenary University She earned an Ed.D. and M.Ed. in higher and postsecondary administration, with a concentration in organizations and leadership, from Teachers College, Columbia University; an M.S. and CAS in counseling psychology at the University at Albany, State University of New York; and a B.A. in political science at the College of New Rochelle. She was a member of the class of 2010 Harvard Institute for Educational Management (MA) and is certified through Trustee Leadership Development. She is also a member of the Colorado and Washington, DC, chapters of the International Women’s Forum (IWF) and served as Colorado’s 2013 president; she has served the IWF Leadership Foundation as a fellows mentor. Some of the many honors she has received include Twenty-Five Most Powerful Women in Colorado, Women of Distinction—Girl Scouts of Colorado, Women Making History—Colorado Black Women for Political Action, Diamond Honoree—American College Personnel Association, and the Ursula Laurus Alumnae Award from the College of New Rochelle. She serves on the national board of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America.
Digital Media Association - Former Pandora, Sirius XM executive Chris Harrison to CEO. He had been music business affairs VP for Sirius XM Radio, and previously was business affairs VP and assistant general counsel at Pandora. Harrison earned a J.D. and PhD in political science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Barbara Sido to executive director.
National Coalition Against Censorship - Joan Bertin is stepping down as executive director in June. She originally took the position in 1997.
Tennessee Bankers Association - EVP Tim Amos will leave at the end of this year to launch his own legal and government affairs firm. Before joining TBA, he was an attorney for the Tennessee General Assembly, where he worked with the Senate and House Commerce committees and the Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee. He was elected a fellow of the Nashville Bar Foundation in 2015.
American Osteopathic Association - Sally Szumlas to COO, from population health and quality VP, Family Health Network.
National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies - Federal affairs director John Hair to the office of Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wis., He will ll be Duffy’s committee designee on the House Financial Services Committee, on which Duffy chairs the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance. Hair also had worked for the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America.