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American Bar Association Names Executive Director and Board President

August 4, 2006

At its annual conference in Hawaii, the American Bar Association introduced its new board president as well as the new executive director/CSO.

The ABA named retired Rear Admiral, lawyer, and current executive director of the Institute of International Container Lessors, Henry F. White Jr., as its new executive director/CSO, ending a year-long search.

Exit Interview: Ed Able

After serving for 20 years at American Association of Museums, Ed Able stepped down on Aug. 1, 2006 to pursue other opportunities. Able spoke to CEO Update about his tenure at AAM and advice he has for aspiring execs and his successor. 

News: August 2006

Merging Financial Associations Select Spencer Stuart

August 3, 2006

The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association has
selected executive recruitment firm Spencer Stuart to conduct the
search for CEO. 

SIFMA is the new organization resulting from the merger of the
Securities Industry Association and The Bond Market Association.  The
merger is moving forward after June board approval and a recent member
vote.  The organizations anticipate completion of the merger later this

Profile: Fred Webber, Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers

After a career leading high-profile associations, including the American Chemistry Council and the U.S. League of Savings Institutions, Fred Webber almost retired in 2002. In 2004, he answered the call to lead the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers on an interim basis as the organization conducted the search for a permanent CEO. Shortly thereafter, AAM found the leader they sought in Webber and “interim” was dropped from his title.


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