Seasoned International Business Manager

On a business trip to Jordan, Nate and one of his distributors visited Amman’s Roman amphitheater.
  • International Regional Sales Manager, Draper Inc., Spiceland (numerous sales and industry awards)
  • For his employer, Nate also manages government relations at the federal, state, and county levels, often working with the US Chamber of Commerce and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM).
  • Board Member, Indiana District Export Council (appointed by 4 US Secretaries of Commerce)
  • In 2017, the US Secretary of Commerce appointed Nate to represent Indiana for a two-year term on the US Department of Commerce’s Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee.
  • In 2015, Governor Pence appointed Nate to the State Workforce Innovation Council (SWIC), on which he serves with State Senator Doug Eckerty, among others.
  • In 2014, Nate testified before the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee of the US House of Representatives’ Committee on Education and the Workforce on the impact of Obamacare on his employer.
  • Board Member, International Business Advisory Board, Ball State University
  • Fluent in Spanish, German, and French; basic Arabic
  • Nate has been quoted in The Economist, Wall Street Journal, Indianapolis Business Journal, and other publications
  • MBA, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Glendale, AZ, 1995 (half-tuition scholarship)