Original Press Release
Boerstling Named Director of Transportation, Infrastructure Policy at the NAM
Press release date: May 28, 2008
Former Transportation Official Will Help NAM Promote Infrastructure Improvements WASHINGTON, D.C., May 28, 2008 - Robyn Boerstling has been appointed Director of Transportation and Infrastructure Policy at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), America's largest industrial trade association, NAM President John Engler announced today. Boerstling previously worked at the U.S. Department of Transportation, where she was counselor to the assistant secretary in the Office of Transportation Policy.
"Improving America's transportation infrastructure - our roads, ports, bridges, rails and waterways - is vital to manufacturing and the American economy," Engler said. "Robyn, with her experience at the Transportation Department, will help the NAM convey that crucial message to our lawmakers. We're glad she has joined our top-notch team of policymakers."
Boerstling's areas of focus will be transportation and infrastructure, including helping oversee the NAM's Alliance for Improving America's Infrastructure. The Alliance was created in 2007 to address the urgent need to fix the nation's infrastructure.
A native of Madison, CT, Boerstling earned bachelor's degrees in government and English from Colby College in Waterville, ME and a master's degree in English from Trinity College in Hartford, CT.
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