General

Business Program

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM August 28, 2022

Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport, Ensemble Ballroom, Level 2

Hear from NACDS leadership and an informative and probing discussion of domestic and world events.

Steven C. Anderson, FASAE, CAE, IOM

Steven C. Anderson, FASAE, CAE, IOM

President & CEO

NACDS

Steven C. Anderson is president and chief executive officer of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, an industry that has annual sales of more than $1 trillion, employs more than 3.2 million individuals and works with suppliers and other partners to help meet the health, wellness and daily needs of patients and consumers across America. Anderson is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). He has served as the Chair of numerous ASAE committees. In 2020, ASAE selected Anderson as a Fellow, one of the association community’s highest honors.

Brian Nightengale, RPh, PhD

Brian Nightengale, RPh, PhD

President

Good Neighbor Pharmacy, and NACDS Chair

Brian Nightengale, RPh, PhD, is Senior Vice President, Community and Specialty Pharmacy and President of Good Neighbor Pharmacy®, AmerisourceBergen’s independent community pharmacy network. Good Neighbor Pharmacy unites strong independent stores under one brand and leverages its scale, expertise, and insights to help pharmacies drive better business decisions, increase growth and profitability, and enhance patient care in local communities.

Lawrence H. Summers

Lawrence H. Summers

Former United States Secretary of the Treasury

Former Treasury Secretary Lawrence H. Summers is one of America's leading economists. In addition to serving as 71st Secretary of the Treasury in the Clinton Administration, Dr. Summers served as Director of the White House National Economic Council in the Obama Administration, as President of Harvard University, and as the Chief Economist of the World Bank. Dr. Summers’ tenure at the U.S. Treasury coincided with the longest period of sustained economic growth in U.S. history. He is the only Treasury Secretary in the last half century to have left office with the national budget in surplus.