Maria Bianchi

American Ambulance Association

Chief Executive Officer

Maria Bianchi, CAE, has lead the American Ambulance Association (AAA) since 2002 and has worked in non-profit management for more than 20 years.

Maria also serves as the Chair of Community Health Charities of the National Capital Area, a non-profit organization of 67 local and national charities that raises money through workplace giving campaigns. In addition, she is a sought-after speaker and has presented at numerous local and national conferences, including the National Downs Syndrome Society where she presented on Board and Volunteer Relationships and Development.

Prior to joining Interel + AMG, Maria worked for the American Heart Association, the American Lung Association, and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America in a variety of senior management positions. She received her Bachelor of Arts and Master’s degrees from George Washington University’s School of Education and Human Development.

My Sessions

AAA in the PHE: Federal & State Partnerships

AAA’s Role In the Public Health Emergency: Working with our Federal and State Partners Join American Ambulance Association CEO Maria Bianchi for insights into the behind-the-scenes work of the Association during the pandemic.  Learn how as federal and state governments scrambled to respond to COVID-19, AAA used its voice of influence to mitigate the daily […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Working with Boards, Panels, Commissions, &  Committees

The Dos and Don’ts of Working with Boards, Panels, Commissions, and  Committees Were you one of those college students who hated group projects? Did you just want to work alone? Lead the entire project? Resent those who didn’t do their homework?  This quick take will give you practical ways to enhance your participation working in […]

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