Engagement Committee

Create an environment which drives active participation among merchants and stakeholders as well as cultivate and execute a variety of opportunities that bring people together for defined purposes to support MAG’s overall goals.


MAG 2020 Town Hall

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Engagement Committee goals and strategies


  • Implement strategies to lead the MAG to its membership and sponsorship goals
  • Promote the mission and goals of the MAG through MAG conferences and events


  • Achieve merchant member and sponsor goals to execute strategic objectives
  • Grow MAG’s member and sponsor prospects that add diversity, depth and balance
  • Develop and Implement a digital membership


Committee Leadership

  • Barry Hanen
    Payment and Card Services
  • Dee O’Malley
  • Kari Hartley
    Merchant Advisory Group
    Director, Member and Administrative Services
  • Andrea Rouse
    Merchant Advisory Group
    Director, Conference and Events
The Merchant Advisory Group

Driving positive change and innovation in the payments industry that serves the merchants interest through collaboration, education, and advocacy.