Company Description: AM General LLC is a defense contractor headquartered in South Bend, which manufactures the Humvee at its plant in Mishawaka.
Experience Summary: For AM General, Nate manages Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia. He also has 25 years of previous international management experience with non-defense manufacturers. For a previous employer, Nate also managed Government Relations at the federal, state, and county levels, often working with the US Chamber of Commerce and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), and has testified before Congress on trade and other issues. He has been quoted on trade issues in various media, to include The Economist and Wall Street Journal. Nate is fluent in Spanish, nearly fluent in German and French, and speaks basic Arabic. Nate was elected to Henry County Council for three terms and served as its President from 2009-2019. He was an active-duty Army officer, now recruiting for West Point. Nate currently serves a two-year term as Great Lakes Board Member on the National Association of District Export Councils (NADEC). He has an MBA in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, a German Linguist Certificate from the Defense Language Institute, and a BS in Middle Eastern Studies from the United States Military Academy at West Point. IDEC member since 2003.