His practice covers all aspects of petroleum marketing, including contract preparation and review, counseling marketers on price, PMPA issues, environmental matters, service station purchases and sales, other business issues, and litigation. Al is quite familiar with Shell’s supply and incentive contracts with its marketers, its branding requirements, and the issues most commonly confronted by Shell marketers throughout the Nation. As counsel for PMAA, Al has also stayed abreast of the regulatory matters that affect petroleum marketers, including the RFS, credit card processing and other transactions, labor issues, such as the “joint employer rule,” PCI requirements, and environmental laws and regulations. Al has appeared as a speaker at numerous petroleum industry meetings, including SIGMA, PMAA, OPIS-sponsored and other seminars, and various state and regional petroleum associations.
Natasha Pitcock, Executive Director
With over 9 years of association management experience, Natasha brings unique skills to NASM which include membership recruitment and retention, sponsorship sales, and program management. She has served organizations in the foodservice, healthcare administration, and commercial finance industries. She resides in Louisville, KY with her family.
Lauren Miller, Member Services
Al Alfano, Legal Counsel
Al is a member of Bassman, Mitchell, Alfano, and Leiter, Chtd., of Washington, D.C. Since leaving the Justice Department in 1983, Al has devoted his entire practice to representing petroleum marketers, many of whom are branded Shell.