April 27, 2016 – On April 13, 2016, Bi-State Regional Commission Executive Director Denise Bulat was elected to the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) 2016-2018 Board of Directors.  This two-year term begins May 1, 2016 and runs through April 30, 2018.  NADO serves 540 regional development organizations by providing advocacy, education, research, and training.  The Board of Directors oversees NADO’s budget and operations and develops policy for its members.