WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Genevieve Cullen to the position of President. EDTA is the cross-industry trade association promoting the advancement of electric drive technologies and transportation, including hybrid, plug-in hybrid, battery electric and fuel cell vehicles.
"As the electric drive market enters an exciting new phase, we are fortunate to have a leader with Genevieve Cullen's outstanding record and unique understanding of the industry to advance EDTA's mission," said Tracy Woodard, the chair of EDTA's Board of Directors.
Ms. Cullen previously served as EDTA Vice President, developing and leading the organization's policy program. As president, she is overseeing the organization's outreach to stakeholders, policymakers, consumers and the media to accelerate the adoption of electric drive technologies. "I am excited to lead the organization in this critical growth phase for the industry," Cullen said. "I look forward to working with the members and all of electric drive's stakeholders to ensure our continued success in expanding the use of secure, clean and affordable electricity in transportation."
EDTA conducts public policy advocacy, education, industry networking, and conferences. The association's membership includes vehicle and equipment manufacturers, energy companies, technology developers, component suppliers, government agencies and others. For more information about EDTA, visit www.electricdrive.org.
SOURCE Electric Drive Transportation Association