The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) announced that Cargill CEO David MacLennanhas been named to the Executive Committee of the NAM Board of Directors. MacLennan will join the NAM Board to advance a manufacturing policy agenda that promotes growth and prosperity for all Americans. MacLennan has also been tapped to serve as Vice Chair, International Economic Policy.
Founded in 1895, the NAM, guided by its Board of Directors, is the largest industrial trade association in the United States with more than 14,000 members and is the nation’s most influential advocate for manufacturing. The NAM’s membership includes some of the world’s most iconic brands and many of the small manufacturers who power the U.S. economy. Ninety percent of its members are small and medium-sized businesses.