Nicole Harris will succeed Phil James as President and CEO of the National Glass Association and the Window and Door Dealers Alliance, as of June 2014.

Phil James will serve as consultant and counsel to Harris and the NGA board of directors until his official retirement in August 2015.

James joined the National Glass Association in August 1982. In 2009, James also oversaw the launch of NGA’s sister organisation, the Window and Door Dealers Alliance, a group dedicated to advancing the interests of independent window and door dealers.

Harris, who most recently served as vice president of Publications for NGA, began her career at the association in 1990 as editor in chief in the Publications department. In 1992, she was promoted to publisher of Glass Magazine and AutoGlass, before initiating the purchase of Window & Door magazine, in 1995.