October 2019

Stephen Kaminski elected NPGA President & CEO

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Effective October 28, Stephen T. Kaminski will be President & CEO of the National Propane Gas Association (NPGA). Kaminski is currently CEO of the American Association of Poison Control Centers, and previously, served as General Counsel & Senior VP of the American Humane Association and VP of Discovery Communications.

He was an associate with the law firm of Covington & Burling, LLP, and he also was a Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Arthur J. Gajarsa of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Washington, D.C.

Throughout his career, Kaminski has had significant experience in successful advocacy before Congress, federal agencies, and working to scale up state initiatives; implementing national public affairs campaigns; overseeing standards and certification programs; designing, building, and launching new programs and tools for members and new revenue-generating programs for associations; building deep ties with partners and relevant stakeholders; and overseeing internal operations and governance, NPGA said.

Kaminski is originally from rural Michigan. He has a degree in chemical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.