From the CEO: Welcome message from the chairperson – Embracing new leadership and enterprise excellence

AME | September 29, 2023

Dear Present, Past and Future AME Members:

I am thrilled to announce an exciting update to this week’s letter. We are honored to have a special guest writer, Jenny Snow-Boscolo, AME’s outgoing 2022-2023 Board chair. I am so personally grateful for Snow-Boscolo’s leadership these past few years. Under her leadership, we have elevated our marketing strategy, fully engaged, connected and prepared our members for the future, and we will be holding the most interactive conference ever in Cleveland. Please be sure to thank Jenny for her AME leadership.

As always, please stay safe and keep looking out for one another. See you at AME Cleveland 2023 | Association for Manufacturing Excellence!


Dear AME Members,

I hope this email finds you in good health and high spirits. Today, I am honored to address you in my capacity as the outgoing chairperson of the Board for AME. It is a privilege to welcome our new chairperson, Rich Fitzgerald, to the helm of our organization.

Fitzgerald brings a wealth of experience, dedication and passion for AME and operational excellence, and years of experience as a member sharing our organization’s mission and values. His background and expertise will undoubtedly contribute to the continued growth and success of AME in our mission to inspire a commitment to enterprise excellence through experiential learning by bringing people together to share, learn and grow.

Our organization is at a crucial juncture, and the passion and leadership that Fitzgerald brings will be instrumental in guiding us forward in achieving our strategic objectives and ensuring that AME is here supporting the never-ending journey to operational excellence for the next generation. His proven leadership and vision will undoubtedly inspire all of us to elevate our efforts and reach new heights.

I would like to express my gratitude to each and every one of you for your unwavering dedication, commitment and hard work in making AME the premier organization for the exchange of knowledge in enterprise excellence. Together, we have accomplished remarkable achievements and expanded our impact. I am confident that under Fitzgerald’s guidance, we will continue to achieve great strides.

As we embark on this exciting new chapter with Fitzgerald leading the way, I encourage all members to extend a warm welcome and offer our support as Fitzgerald and other board members transition into their new roles. Let us work collaboratively to leverage their insights and experiences for the benefit of our organization and the communities we serve.

I look forward to witnessing the positive impact that Fitzgerald will undoubtedly bring to our organization. Here’s to a future filled with people-centric leadership and enterprise excellence!

Warm regards,

Jenny Snow-Boscolo
2023 Chairperson of the Board
The Association for Manufacturing Excellence