NSBA is a uniquely member-driven organization, led by small-business owners from across the country who are extremely active in small-business issues locally, regionally and nationally.


Cynthia Kay
Cynthia Kay and Company Media Production
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Pedro Alfonso
Immediate Past Chair
Dynamic Concepts, Inc.
Washington, D.C.

Sharon Toerek
First Vice Chair
Toerek Law
Cleveland, Ohio

Tom Secor
Durable Corporation
Norwalk, Ohio

Robert Treiber
Boston Engineering Corporation
Boston, Massachusetts

Marc Amato
Vice Chair for Advocacy
Providence, Rhode Island

Michael Stanek
Vice Chair for Membership
Hunt Imaging, LLC
Berea, Ohio

ML Mackey
Vice Chair for Communications
Beacon Interactive Systems
Waltham, Massachusetts


Karen Barbour
The Barbour Group, LLC
Westminister, Maryland

Chuck Boggs
Pulaski, Tennessee

Gary Brand
Economic Development Chair
Brand Ferland Advisors
Savannah, Georgia

Kevin Burns
Precision Combustion, Inc.
North Haven, Connecticut

Michael Canty
Environment & Regulatory Affairs Chair
Alloy Bellows & Precision Welding
Cleveland, Ohio

Sheila Duffy-Lehrman
Small Business Congress Co-Chair
Tropic Survival Advertising and Marketing
Miami, Florida

Jerry Grubb
Wee Discover Child Daycare & Learning Center
Waterford, Michigan

Kevin Johnson
Taxation Chair
Glenwood Management
Cleveland, Ohio

Jeff Koenig
Small Business Congress Co-Chair
Open 4 Business
Manhattan, Kansas

Robert Luft
SureFire Innovations
Cincinnati, Ohio

Steve Millard
Council of Smaller Enterprises
Cleveland, Ohio

Rick Murray
Legacy Consultants
Scottsdale, Arizona

Joan Myers
Strategic Link Partners
Cary, North Carolina

Larry Nannis
Outside Consultant
Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network
Framingham, Massachusetts

Jared Nichols
Washington Presentation Chair
The Jared Nichols Group
Charlotte, North Carolina

Malcolm Prouty
Systems and Materials Research Corporation
Austin, Texas

Robert Shea
Health and Human Resources Chair
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Boston, Massachusetts

Rick Snow
Main Indoor Karting
Scarborough, Maine

Susan Walthall
The Walthall Group
McLean, Virginia