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Andrew Bird

Andrew Bird

Senior Associate abird@amsamc.com 202.868.4436 LinkedIn Profile

Highlights

  • Currently serves as the Director of Operations for the International Claims Association (ICA).
  • Specializes in effective advocacy program development and implementation, board management, and strategic planning.
  • Andrew is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and holds a B.B.A. in Organization Management from Eastern Michigan University.

Andrew joined Association Management Strategies Inc., (AMS) in 2018 as Senior Associate having built over a decade of experience serving associations of various size and scope in Washington. He has a proven track record building successful programs and delivering positive outcomes in some of the nation’s most complex political disputes.

Andrew oversees the day to day operations at The International Claim Association (ICA) – the largest industry trade organization for claims professionals in life, health, disability, and managed care. Additionally, Andrew works collaboratively with the ICA Board to execute its current core programs and development of additional long-term growth strategies.

Andrew began his career at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, contributing in several different roles with the organization.  While there, Andrew oversaw the growth and development of new initiatives of through the Chamber’s public policy think tank, offering policy recommendations on a wide range of emerging business issues.

Prior to joining AMS, Andrew served in leadership roles responsible for guiding government relations, policy positions, and political programs of several organizations operating in the energy, environmental and natural resources space.

Andrew is a native Michigander, and now resides in Washington DC. He has a passion for the outdoors in all seasons and favors Great Lakes fishing with family, and downhill skiing in uncommon locations. He is a hopelessly devoted Detroit Lions fan who believes a Barry Sanders comeback to be a real possibility.