Legislative Action Group

The IFA Board of Directors shall have the power to create committees, advisory groups and task forces for the Association, define their functions, and terminate any such committee or advisory group.   The IFA Chair shall appoint the committee Chair, Vice Chair, and members.  Each committee and advisory group shall perform the functions specifically prescribed by the Board of Directors or which are properly within the jurisdiction of such committee or advisory group.  (IFA Bylaws)

The goal of the IFA Legislative Action Group is to advise IFA on legislative, regulatory or other political issues affecting franchising. The Legislative Action Group provides a forum for political awareness, feedback and coordination among the Association’s members.

Chair - Matt Lathrop
Vice Chair -  Rolf Lundberg
Staff Liaison -  Michael Layman, mlayman@franchise.org