NICOLE HARRIS: President & CEO Glass Association of North America (GANA)

Nicole Harris is the President & CEO of Glass Association of North America (GANA). Nicole  accomplished association senior executive with an entrepreneurial spirit and drive. Adept in strategic planning, new product development and leveraging technology. Goal-oriented, high-energy team-focused leader with a history of expanding non-dues revenue streams and creatively overcoming obstacles.

Founded in 1948, the National Glass Association (NGA),, combined with the Glass Association of North America (GANA), on February 1, 2018 to form the largest trade association serving the architectural glass and metals industry supply chain, including glazing contractors, full-service glass companies, glass fabricators, primary glass manufacturers and suppliers to the industry. It is a technical powerhouse that brings some of the best minds to the table to create technical resources and promote and advocate for glass in buildings. NGA’s education and training resources—both in print and online at—and its official publications Glass Magazine and Window & Door, keep the industry knowledgeable and well-informed.

We envision a future in which glass is the material of choice to enhance spaces where people live, play, learn, work and heal.

NGA also produces the industry’s largest annual trade show in the Americas, GlassBuild America, and hosts these events: Annual Conference, Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, Fall Conference, Glazing Executives Forum, and GPAD (Glass Processing Automation Days).