National Academy of Arbitrators Elects Officers; Margaret Brogan Named President-Elect

SAN FRANCISCO--()--Margaret Brogan of Philadelphia, PA and Oakland, CA, was elected President-Elect of the National Academy of Arbitrators (NAA), www.naarb.org, the leading North American organization of labor and employment arbitrators, it was announced here today following the Academy’s annual meeting.

“I am extremely honored to serve as the next President of the National Academy of Arbitrators. The NAA is composed of the most distinguished neutrals in labor and employment arbitration, and is committed to maintaining standards of excellence and providing quality education in the field.”

Brogan will succeed current President Allen Ponak when his term expires in June 2016 at the annual NAA conference for labor and management practitioners in Pittsburgh, PA.

Brogan, a full-time labor and employment arbitrator, said "I am extremely honored to serve as the next President of the National Academy of Arbitrators. The NAA is composed of the most distinguished neutrals in labor and employment arbitration, and is committed to maintaining standards of excellence and providing quality education in the field."

Others elected include: Vice Presidents: Robert Gary Bailey, Columbia, MO; Martin H. Malin, Chicago, IL; Robert B. Moberly, St. Augustine, FL; and Susan L. Stewart, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Governors: Matthew M. Franckiewicz, Pittsburgh, PA; Paula Knopf, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Maretta Comfort Toedt, Houston, TX; and Kathryn A. VanDagens, Lansing, MI.

About the National Academy of Arbitrators

The National Academy of Arbitrators (NAA), www.naarb.org, is a professional and honorary organization of more than 600 labor and employment arbitrators from the United States and Canada. Founded in 1947, the NAA fosters the highest standards of integrity, competence, honor, and character among those engaged in the resolution of labor-management and other workplace disputes.

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National Academy of Arbitrators Elects Officers

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