Jonathan Shaer is the Executive Director of the New England Convenience Store & Energy Marketers Association (NECSEMA), which represents and promotes the interests of the convenience store and transportation fuel industries across New England. In his role as Executive Director, Jonathan manages the day to day affairs of the association, directs local and state advocacy efforts, and coordinates with the association’s national partners in Washington DC. Prior to joining NECSEMA, Jonathan served as Vice President at Mutual Oil Co., Inc., a family business and one of the region’s highest volume motor fuels distributors. While at Mutual, he was responsible for all branded and unbranded dealer sales, customer, supplier and vendor relationships, and contract negotiations. Jonathan has sat on several major oil companies’ distributor councils, currently sits on the NACS Legislative Council and is a past Chairman of the association he now leads. Jonathan graduated from Syracuse University and lives in Massachusetts with his wife and two children.