Influence the technologies used in the payments ecosystem to better align with the merchant community through education, collaboration, and advocacy.


Know Your Payments

A MAG-initiated campaign designed to empower consumers, merchants and policymakers to drive positive change in payments through multi-stakeholder...

MAG Learning Center

Checkout the new MAG Learning Center to access educational content in a centralized location.

Merchant Payments 101

Merchant Payments course coming soon!

Improving the Payments Landscape

MAG members and representatives of the Operations and Digital Commerce Committees will share the latest on initiatives which involve collaboration efforts...

TECH OPS Committee goals and strategies


  • Determine content for the MAG Tech Forum conferences and webinars
  • Recommend content to be posted to the MAG website
  • Review any new card company mandates to determine impact on merchant architectures
  • Support the MAG core teams by answering any technology related questions



  • Build relationships within the Tech community
  • Deepen tech-focused payment content
  • Raise merchant "Tech Voice" thru industry advocacy and outreach


    Committee Leadership

    • Jamie Henry
      Vice President Finance, Emerging Payments
    • Kacie Paine
      Merchant Advisory Group
      Director of Tech Engagement
    • John Drechny
      Merchant Advisory Group
      Chief Executive Officer
    The Merchant Advisory Group

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