Margie Emmermann

Vice President of Strategic Initiatives

Margie is Vice President of Strategic Initiatives for CoNecs NA. Prior to joining CoNecs NA, Margie had an impressive career in state government, having been appointed by four Arizona Governors to head key state agencies.

As Director of the Arizona Department of Commerce, Director of the Arizona Office of Tourism, Policy Advisor for Mexico and Latin America, and Executive Director of the Arizona-Mexico Commission, Margie was instrumental in shaping and implementing Arizona’s domestic and international policy initiatives for 20 years. Prior to her career in state government, Margie worked in the private sector for 21 years, including key management and marketing positions at Bank of America and US WEST Communications. Margie has been honored by many local and national organizations for her community involvement and is a recipient of the prestigious OHTLI, the highest honor