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Board of Advisors

JP MOERY

President, Moery/LAI-Leading Authorities, Inc.

JP Moery is President of Moery/LAI, a business growth company specializing in Association development activities including membership, sponsor programs and other fundraising projects.  Moery/LAI provides direct sales and business development coaching for some of the nation’s leading organizations.

Mr. Moery previously served as Executive Vice President, Association Relations for SmartBrief, an electronic publications firm. Prior to SmartBrief, Mr. Moery served as Senior Vice President at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce where he oversaw the Association Committee of 100 and the Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100, the Chambers’ elite group of association CEOs and corporate CEOs. Mr. Moery also led the Institute for Organization Management and the organization’s trade education program and competitive workforce initiative. Before joining the U.S. Chamber, Mr. Moery was Vice President of the Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association and Executive Director of the grassroots program for the American Trucking Associations.

Mr. Moery is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and serves on its College of Arts and Sciences board of visitors.  He and his wife Diane live with their two daughters in Alexandria, Virginia.

 

BILL MORLEY

President & CEO, Altrius Group, LLC

Bill Morley is the founder of Altrius Group, LLC, a bipartisan global consulting, public relations and advocacy group based in Washington, DC.  Altrius Group represents a broad array of American Fortune 500 companies and multinational organizations from all over the world.  Mr. Morley has garnered over 25 years of experienced leadership and a proven track record of success helping clients create effective business strategies, strong messaging and public relations initiatives, and powerful advocacy.

Prior to forming Altrius Group, Mr. Morley served for nearly eight years as Vice President for Congressional Affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.  He has appeared on CNN, CBS, MSNBC, CNBC, NPR, Bloomberg and other broadcast and national print media on behalf of the business community.  Prior to the Chamber, Mr. Morley enjoyed a successful career in public service while working as General Counsel and business liaison for U.S. Senator Arlen Specter (R-PA). Mr. Morley began his career as an attorney in private practice, specializing in business litigation with a large Southern California law firm.

He holds earned J.D. from UCLA and is licensed to practice law in California and the District of Columbia, and earned a B.A. in Political Science from Haverford College.  He is fluent in Spanish and conversational in Portuguese.  Mr. Morley is married and lives with his wife Nancy and their four daughters in Arlington, Virginia.