JENNY BLACKFORD: President American Boiler Manufacturers Association (ABMA)

Jenny Blackford is the President of the American Boiler Manufacturers Association (ABMA). Jenny Blackford has been with the American Gear Manufacturing Association (AGMA) for more than 20 years, serving in a variety of roles including communications, marketing and tradeshow management. She currently serves as VP, business division overseeing membership, education, events and other AGMA programs.

Blackford has grown and developed value drivers for companies in the power transmission industry and in 2019, when AGMA took over management of the American Bearing Manufacturers Association (ABMA), she was appointed the president of ABMA.

ABMA’s mission is to lead and unite the boiler industry through advocacy, education, awareness, and our commitment to provide solutions to our members. Since our founding in 1888, the American Boiler Manufacturers Association (ABMA) has advocated for the safe production and operation of boilers, facilitated advances in energy efficiency, and provided solutions for our member companies.

Throughout our history, the boiler industry and our member base have relied on the ABMA to lead the industry as it tackles challenges and embraces opportunities in our constantly evolving sector. Through participation with ABMA, our members are better informed, connected, and positioned to thrive in today’s global boiler industry. ABMA has been critical to the evolution of the boiler industry and a partner in continued progress of this important sector.