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Press release date: May 7, 2010
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Matthew Kazmierczak has been named senior vice president and interim director of TechAmerica Foundation, a non-profit, non-partisan affiliate of ANSI organizational member and accredited standards developer TechAmerica. Mr. Kazmierczak's appointment comes in light of the departure of the foundation's president, Christopher W. Hansen, who left to become president of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.
Mr. Kazmierczak previously served as senior vice president, operations, at TechAmerica. Prior to that he was vice president for AeA's research department and worked for U.S. Representative Norman Mineta (D-San Jose, CA). He has a master's degree in public policy from Georgetown University and dual bachelor's degrees in economics and political science from the University of California, Irvine.
TechAmerica Foundation educates industry executives, policy makers, and opinion leaders on the promise of technological innovation to advance prosperity, security, and the general welfare. The foundation is a leading voice and resource for the U.S. technology industry, disseminating research and organizing conferences covering topics such as U.S. competitiveness in a global economy, innovation in government, and other areas of national interest.