A Network of the National Association of State Treasurers

About the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators

Leadership and Strategic Plan

Oversight by leaders in state treasuries and governments

NAUPA is governed by its Executive Committee, consisting primarily of leaders in state treasuries and public-sector governments across the United States. As the foremost authority on unclaimed property, NAUPA facilitates collaboration among administrators in their efforts to reunite unclaimed property with the rightful owner.

NAUPA Strategic Plan for 2018–2022

NAUPA’s strategic plan outlines the strategies, goals, and objectives through 2022 to achieve NAUPA’s overall mission of reuniting unclaimed property with its rightful owners.

NAUPA Executive Committee

2019 NAUPA Executive Committee

Hon. Andrea Lea
Immediate Past President
Hon. Andrea Lea
Auditor of State
State of Arkansas
Mark William Bracken, JD
Mark William Bracken, JD
Assistant Treasurer and Director of Unclaimed Property
Massachusetts Treasury
Kathy Janes
Kathy Janes
Director of Unclaimed Property
Oklahoma Treasury
Hon. David Young
Senior Vice President
Hon. David Young
State of Colorado

Regional Vice Presidents

Southern Region
Josh Wood
Compliance Officer
Office of the Arkansas Auditor of State

Western Region
Ingrid Bolen
Idaho State Treasury

Midwestern Region
Meaghan Aguirre
Unclaimed Property Coordinator
Nebraska State Treasurers’ Office

Eastern Region
Lammis Vargas
Director of Unclaimed Property
Rhode Island Treasury

Committee Chairs

Kathleen Lobell
Director of Unclaimed Property
Louisiana Treasury

Uniformity and Standardization
John Gabriel
Director of Unclaimed Property
Tennessee Treasury

Paris Ervin
Director of Communications
Illinois Treasury

Allen Mayer
Chief of Staff
Illinois Treasury


Ashton Kulavic
Examinations Audit Manager
Illinois State Treasurers’ Office

Claudia Ciobanu
Trust Property Manager
Oregon Department of State Lands

NAST Corporate Affiliate Advisory Board Representative
Ken Wagers
Client Information Services
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