Jerry Layne, CAE
Chief Operating Officer
Jerry Layne joined IDSA in 2013. He oversees operations at IDSA’s headquarters, including governance, human resources, membership, technology and office management.
Layne previously served as manager of human resources administration and office services for the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates. The Long Island, NY native earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the State University of New York at Albany, and a master’s degree in management: leadership and organizational effectiveness from the University of South Florida.
The sports enthusiast grew up playing roller hockey and volleyball and mastering bowling. Since moving to the Washington, DC area, he’s become a big Capitals ice hockey fan.