National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)
John Engler is president of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. A former three-term governor of Michigan, Engler became NAM president on October 1, 2004. Engler is a leading advocate for the more than 14 million Americans employed directly in manufacturing. He promotes a broad-based agenda for maintaining U.S. competitiveness by lifting unnecessary burdens on manufacturing.