Alyssa Shooshan

Assistant Vice President, Member and Board Relations

 
Alyssa Shooshan

Alyssa Shooshan, assistant vice president, member and board relations, joined the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) in 2010. Based in Bedford, N.H., Alyssa works directly with the NAM's Fortune 1000 member companies and members of the NAM Board of Directors headquartered in New England. In this role, she collaborates with executives on targeted legislative priorities and engagement with the NAM, including outside-the-Beltway leadership activities.

Alyssa comes to the NAM with over 17 years of experience in the federal government. She began her career as a legislative assistant specializing in education and communications issues in the Washington, D.C., office of Sen. Judd Gregg (R-NH), and later managed the senator's legislative staff and coordinated policy as his legislative director. She returned to New Hampshire to become the senator's project director for homeland security and education issues before ending her government service as his chief of staff. In this position, she was responsible for managing the Washington, D.C., and New Hampshire offices and coordinating the senator's policy and messaging. Alyssa obtained her bachelor's degree in political science from the University of New Hampshire and is a native of the state.