Last week, National Small Business Association (NSBA) leadership gathered for its quarterly Board of Trustees meeting and then convened its Annual Member Meeting, where the 2019 Chair, Greater Cleveland Parntership (GCP) member Sharon Toerek, passed the gavel to incoming 2020 Chair Mark Amato of Rhode Island. Sharon, a principal attorney at Toerek Law, previously served as Chair of the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE), and will serve as Immediate Past Chair of the NSBA Board in 2020
Several GCP members serve on the NSBA Board, including Michael Canty of Alloy Bellow & Precision Welding, Kevin Johnson of NexGen Interactiveand Mike Stanek of Hunt Imaging. In 2020, Mike Stanek will serve as Treasurer of the Board and Michael Canty will serve as Vice Chair of Communications.
The NSBA is a non-partisan organization that advocates on behalf of America’s entrepreneurs with membership from every state and every industry in the country. Our partners at NSBA offer GCP/COSE small business members an additional access point to meet with members of Congress and their staff and drive federal public policy issues that are of most importance to the small business community.