Board of Directors

A dedicated team of state legislative leaders from across the country serves as the governing board of ALEC. They are among the vanguard for freedom who dedicate their time and resources to promote limited government, free markets and federalism.

Senate President Karen Fann

2022 ALEC National Chairwoman, Arizona Senate

Rep. Daniel Perez

2022 ALEC Vice Chairman, Florida House of Representatives

Senate President Ty Masterson

2022 ALEC Treasurer, Kansas Senate

Senate President Stuart Adams

Immediate Past Chair, Utah Senate

Rep. Phil King

ALEC CEO Appointment, Texas House of Representatives

Sen. Jim Buck

Indiana Senate

Del. Kathy Byron

Virginia House of Delegates

Sen. Julie Daniels

Oklahoma Senate

Rep. Sage Dixon

Idaho House of Representatives

Rep. Jim Dotson

Arkansas House of Representatives

Rep. Seth Grove

Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Speaker Philip Gunn

Mississippi House of Representatives

Sen. Josh Harkins

Mississippi Senate

Sen. Brian Kelsey

Tennessee Senate

Rep. Dan Laursen

Wyoming House or Representatives

Sen. Vince Leach

Arizona Senate

Rep. Susan Lynn

Tennessee House of Representatives

Sen. Patricia Rucker

West Virginia Senate

Rep. Jason Saine

North Carolina House of Representatives

Rep. Bill Seitz

Ohio House of Representatives

Rep. Garry Smith

South Carolina House of Representatives

Rep. John Wills

Iowa House of Representatives

Board of Scholars

The ALEC Board of Scholars Program honors those whose distinguished work and dedication to market-based policy innovations have been, and continue to be, invaluable to ALEC and its membership.

Private Enterprise Advisory Council

To better promote the principles of limited government, free markets and federalism with real-world business experience, the ALEC Board of Directors enlists an advisory team of private-sector industry leaders.

Jonathan Small

Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Mike Morgan

Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC

Joseph Crosby

MultiState Associates

Sara Armstrong

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Ken Greene

Asian American Hotel Owners Assoc.

Katie Sinquefield

Sinquefield Charitable Foundation

Keith Smith

National Association of Manufacturers

Mike Kiely

United Parcel Service

Stephen Moore


Daniel Smith

Altria Client Services

Roland Spies

State Farm Insurance Companies

Don Lee

K12 Education

Marianne Eterno

Guarantee Trust Life

Bill Carmichael

American Bail Coalition

Tim Goodrich

National Federation of Independent Business

Paul Fitzpatrick

1792 Exchange

Leah Vukmir

National Taxpayers Union

ALEC Executives

A vibrant team of experienced leaders, with Lisa B. Nelson at the helm, guide day-to-day ALEC staff operations.

Lisa B. Nelson

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa Bowen

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Operations and Administration

Courtney Cook

Vice President, Events

Michael Bowman

Senior Fellow

Bartlett Cleland

Counsel and Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer

Lee Schalk

Vice President, Policy

Marie Vulaj

Senior Vice President, Partnerships and Engagement

Jonathan Williams

Executive Vice President, Policy and ALEC Chief Economist