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Legislative & Advocacy Commitee

Conducts a continuing program of government relations to the end that the interests of the Association and the industry which it serves in this region are communicated to the appropriate governmental agencies and that the membership is informed of the actions of the agencies which may affect the industry.
Paul Cavanaugh
Committee Chair / Massachusetts Representative Daly Cavanaugh LLP, Employee
Ed Hodgdon
Maine & Vermont Representative NEAAPA - The Northeast's Entertainment Association, Secretary
Erik Beard
Connecticut Representative International Ride Training, Owner / Managing Member and Legal Counsel
Chris Nicoli
New Hampshire Representative Canobie Lake Park, Brand Manager
Kevin Naughton
Rhode Island Representative Naughton Insurance, Inc., President
Joseph Montalto
New York Representative High Mountain Enterprises, President
Ron Patalano
Rhode Island Representative Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village, Deputy Director
Zachary Stokes
IAAPA - International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions, Manager, Public Affairs
Peter Barto
PB Amusement, LLC, President
Pete has served the amusement and attractions industry for nearly 20 years, having gained invaluable perspective working for IAAPA, three ride manu...