Alexandria, Virginia – The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) has appointed Marie Clarke as vice president for policy and government affairs.
She previously served as counsel in the government affairs division at the American Coatings Association.
Clarke will direct ISPA’s state and federal governmental affairs. She will also deal with policy makers and NGOs.
Government affairs for the Mattress Recycling Council will also be part of her remit.
‘We are thrilled to have Marie join the ISPA and MRC team,’ said Ryan Trainer, president of both organisations.
‘Her strong experience in managing legislative and policy matters on behalf of another trade association and non-profit, addressing manufacturing and recycling issues, is directly relevant,’ he said.